Utah Valley University hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new Young Living Alumni Center, which was partially funded by a $4.5 million donation from Young Living. The 30,000 square foot, two-story building is expected to accommodate the rapid increase in the number of alumni, 77% of whom remain in Utah a decade after graduating.
The heartaches suffered, hurdles cleared and groundwork laid by direct selling’s extraordinary founding sisters are but one turn of a spinning wheel of inspiration. The next empowering turn comes from the bold, creative and tenacious spirits of these 35 current day female founders, whose modern leadership and vision reflects many of the ideals and principles of their predecessors.
Through the guiding principles of their proprietary “Seed to Seal” quality commitment, Young Living demonstrates their promise to produce superior essential oils and oil-infused products while also protecting the planet.
Young Living announced that it was issued 17 utility and design patents by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. With these additions, the company now holds more essential oil production patents than any other company in the direct sales industry, setting a global record.
Young Living’s Skyrider Wilderness Ranch Participates in Conservation Initiative to Protect Desert Bighorn Sheep
The Utah Department of Wildlife Resources (DWR) and Nevada Division of Wildlife will partner with Skyrider Wilderness Ranch, an 1,800-acre property owned and managed by Young Living Essential Oils, in a conservation initiative to protect and resort desert bighorn sheep populations.
The names say it all. Walt Disney. Henry Ford. James Cash Penney. Iconic Founders and CEOs who came to personify the brands they led in the minds and hearts of their employees and the world. This phenomenon is perhaps even more prevalent in direct selling, where there is a long and storied tradition of charismatic leaders who have become synonymous with the companies they helm.
Young Living has been honored with two Green Globes certifications for “its dedication to energy efficiency, sustainability and reducing environmental impacts in building construction and management” by the Green Building Initiative, a nonprofit that collaborates with organizations to improve building performance and reduce climate impacts. “This level of sustainability is a significant accomplishment and a […]
Young Living’s Chief Science Officer Dr. R. Michael Buch was honored with a gold Golden Bridge Award during the 12th Annual 2020 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards®. Dr. Buch won gold for Product Development Executive of the Year. According to the company, he has been crucial in developing Young Living’s exacting standards, resulting in […]
Young Living recently hosted its first-ever virtual International Grand Convention, with more than 210,000 people from 81 countries virtually attending the four-day online event. The convention was designed to keep attendees safe from the COVID-19 pandemic while still providing an immersive, enriching experience. Attendees from around the world were able to interact together live via the […]
Young Living Essential Oils announced that Co-Founder and CEO Mary Young has been awarded Utah Business magazine’s 2020 CEO of the Year award. The CEO of the Year award recognizes Utah CEOs who stand out above the rest by embracing innovation, adopting sound business strategies and building up a track record of proven success. “Mary is a […]
A celebration of the powerful female founders who inspire, support and create accessible entrepreneurial paths. Ready or not, the direct selling industry is changing. Pushy sales tactics, promotions and sales pitches are out. What customers want and expect from brands is an organic feel to all of their interactions and an Instagram-worthy customer experience. Word-of-mouth […]
Young Living Essential Oils took to the skies in Seville, Spain, on April 12 in what could be the largest private hot air balloon launch in the world. In total, 450 Young Living Diamond members boarded 43 hot air balloons displaying Young Living banners and soared above the plazas and neighborhoods of Seville. Earlier in the week, Young Living Diamond members […]