JESSICA ALBA is founder and chief creative officer of The Honest Company, which she launched in 2012 with a mission to inspire and empower people to live a healthy life. She is also an actress, activist and New York Times best-selling author.The Honest Company sells products that are effective, safe, beautiful, accessible and responsible. It is a trusted resource committed to providing education and support across its community of members. Its growing portfolio of more than 100 products addresses the ever- growing category needs of baby, personal care, home care, vitamins and supplements, gear and more. The Honest Company now has a presence across the U.S. and Canada at Honest.com and in over 3,500 leading retail locations. Since its inception, the mission-driven Company has donated nearly 600,000 products and over 2,700 employee volunteer hours to help more than 58,000 families. Honest has been honored with a wide range of recognitions and awards, including the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year – Los Angeles Region, ACG Award for Social Responsibility, PC Magazine’s Seal of Consumer Approval in Tech, an Allure Best of Beauty award, as well as the Pioneer in Sustainability award by the Sustainable Business Council of Los Angeles.
Alba was among the top 20 of Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business, one of CNBC’s Next List of Rebels, Leaders and Innovators and one of Fortune’s 10 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs. She has been named to Vanity Fair’s Next Establishment, Entrepreneur of the Year at the UK Glamour Women of the Year Awards and Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year. She has received the Entertainment Media Association’s Green Parent award and the Mount Sinai Children’s Environmental Health Center Champion for Children award. In 2013 Alba authored the New York Times best-selling book, “The Honest Life,” a practical guide for parents to create a safe and healthy life for their families. @jessicaalba