View From The Top: Jessica Alba
View From The Top is the dean’s premier speaker series where students interview well-respected leaders from around the world who share insights on effective leadership, their personal core values, and lessons learned throughout their career.
Jessica Alba, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of The Honest Company, is a globally recognized business leader, entrepreneur, advocate, actor, and New York Times bestselling author.
The Honest Company is a mission-driven, digitally native brand focused on leading the clean lifestyle movement, creating a community for conscious consumers, and seeking to disrupt multiple consumer product categories. Since its launch in 2012, Honest has been dedicated to creating thoughtfully formulated, safe, and effective personal care, beauty, baby, and household products.
In 2013, Jessica authored the New York Times bestselling book, The Honest Life, a practical guide for parents to create a safe and healthy life for their families.
Jessica appeared on the cover of Forbes’ “Self-Made Women” issue and was among the top twenty 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 and Entrepreneur of the Year at the UK Glamour Women of the Year Awards. Jessica has received the March of Dimes Grace Kelly Award, the Entertainment Media Association’s Green Parent Award, and the Mount Sinai Children’s Environmental Health Center Champion for Children Award.
This event is only open to current Stanford GSB students to attend. Students will receive an email announcement and reminders that include links to register to attend virtually.