UV50 Economic Engines: No. 6 doTERRA

CITY Pleasant Grove FOUNDED 2008 EMPLOYEES 2,000 INDUSTRY Health and Wellness/Direct Sales WEBSITE doTERRA.com FOUNDER David Stirling, 56 THE COMPANY A producer and distributor of essential oils, including personal care products, nutritional supplements and healthy living products. MANY HAPPY RETURNS doTERRA is an essential leader in essential oils and is a $1.5 billion company with […]

Women in Business: Emily Wright, dōTERRA

Humble Beginnings    Over two decades ago, Emily Wright came into the essential oil business without really knowing what essential oils were.    “I was actually a little embarrassed that I ended up working for a network marketing company, and on top of that, a company that sold ‘voodoo’ oils,” she explains.    Over time, […]

UV50 Economic Engines: No. 4 doTERRA

City Pleasant Grove Founded 2008 Employees 2,500 (2,000 in Utah) Industry Health and wellness/direct sales Website doTERRA.com Founder David Stirling, 54 The Company A producer and distributor of essential oils, including personal care products, nutritional supplements, and healthy living products. BLOWING US ALL AWAY: LET US COUNT THE WAYS 1. doTERRA is a billion-dollar company with robust growth. 2. It has a global […]

UV50 Economic Engines: No. 1 doTERRA

doTERRA is all about the essentials. Product, people, passion — they all come naturally. And it’s why this 8-year-old company has transformed into a $1.2-billion empire. Sitting on 60 acres in Pleasant Grove, doTERRA employs 1,800 people in Utah, invests in local and worldwide causes, packages and ships more than 6 million bottles of essential […]

UV50: 10 Economic Engines 2016

At a glance: Like a #boss, these 10 companies are driving our local economy and influencing the world with their strength, smarts and stamina. Read on and meet the makers. NO.1 doTERRA 2-TIME UV50 WINNER City Pleasant Grove Founded 2008 Employees 2,000 Industry Health and wellness/direct sales Website doTERRA.com Founder David Stirling, 53 The Company A producer and distributor […]

4 chief financial officers count out their best data

Jeanette Bennett, BusinessQ Magazine: What is the role of a CFO? Corey Lindley, doTERRA: Every company has a CFO, whether they call it that or not, because every company is in business. Every company needs to keep their records straight or they won’t be in business very long. Chris Badger, NOW CFO: Somebody has to […]

UV50: 10 Economic Engines 2015

At a glance With robust revenues and employees by the hundreds and thousands, these 10 companies are dominating their fields and anchoring Utah Valley’s economy. Get a breakdown of the category below, and then dive into BusinessQ’s ranking of these 10 stalwarts. NO. 1 Vivint Founded 1999 City Provo Employees 8,000 Industry Technology/home automation/security Website vivint.com Founder Todd Pedersen, 46 The Company A provider of smart […]

In Good Company: 5 influential direct sales companies in Utah Valley

This is one of 10 lists on direct sales featured in the Spring 2015 issue of Utah Valley BusinessQ. Can we be direct? Network marketing is here to stay. It’s a popular topic around these parts, where downlines are the uptalk. In fact, Utah County has the highest concentration of direct sales companies in the nation, […]

The Q Awards: BusinessQ presents Utah Valley’s top movers and makers of 2014

Our first order of business here at BusinessQ is to ask the Qs. And as we gather the As — story by story, issue by issue — we begin to see trends. Winning trends. And once we’ve identified top-tier trends, faces, ideas, headlines and marketing strategies, our journalistic integrity calls for us to call them […]