Direct Seller Independence Act

The U.S. Direct Selling Association (DSA) recently announced elected officers and directors to the association’s Board of Directors.   Officers and directors of the association are recognized leaders who have earned the respect of their colleagues and the public and are committed to lead and direct the affairs of the association. The board officers will each serve one-year…

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Stevie® award

Nine direct selling companies were recently selected as 2019 Stevie® award winners by the American Business Awards for outstanding performances in the workplace. 4Life Research, ARIIX, Jeunesse Global, Kannaway, LifeVantage, Medifast/OPTAVIA, MONAT Global, USANA Health Sciences and Vivint Smart Home were among the companies chosen. The winners will be presented with their awards at the 17th…

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4Life Research

4Life Research announced that Deborah Dixon has been named vice president of Marketing Communications and Erik Patterson vice president of North America. Dixon’s background includes field training, business builder relationships, translation and interpretation, marketing, and cultural diversity and awareness. She began at 4Life as project manager in 2002 and has held positions as vice president of…

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Ross Terry

4Life Research President and CEO Danny Lee announced that Ross Terry has been appointed the new vice president of Business Development and Training. In his new role, Terry will report to Senior Vice President of Global Operations Jeff Kalinin as he works with 4Life markets around the world. “I look forward to taking his attitude of…

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Sen. Orrin Hatch

Photo credit: AP Photo Orrin Hatch, the senior senator from Utah—home to nearly 100 direct selling companies—will retire next month. The 84-year-old Hatch, the longest-serving Republican senator in US history, has spearheaded several initiatives during his time in Washington, including leading the Senate’s anti-terrorism bill in response to the Oklahoma City bombing, and, as a senior member of…

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Sandy, Utah-based 4Life Research recently appointed Nate Buhler to serve as senior vice president of Operations and Trevor Luke as the new senior director of Southeast Asia. Buhler will oversee 4Life manufacturing, quality and compliance, planning and procurement. and distribution and fulfillment. He joined 4Life in January 2011 as director of Manufacturing and was later…

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In this issue: List of Top 100 Companies DSN Welcomes Executives and Guests to its Global 100 Evening of Celebration Global Good: Why Direct Selling Succeeds Beyond Our Borders 5 Best Practices for Making It Work in the Global Market Frequently Asked Questions about the Global 100 Ranking Bravo Legacy Award: D. Gary Young: A…

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Today, June 11, several direct selling companies will be heading to New York for the 16th Annual American Business Awards®. Jeunesse Global, Young Living Essential Oils, USANA, 4Life Research, ARIIX, Isagenix, Monat Global and Medifast, parent company of OPTAVIA, will be honored with Stevie® Awards from the organizers of the world’s premier business awards programs.…

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4Life

In their first month of business, 4Life Research founders David and Bianca Lisonbee made $254 in sales. Today that would buy only about six containers of 4Life Transfer Factor Classic supplements. 4Life ResearchFounded: 1998Headquarters: Sandy, UtahTop Executive: President and CEO Danny Lee2016 Revenue: $316 MillionProducts: Cell-Based Health and Wellness. In 2017, their sales were $316 million—enough for more than 8…

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