As the president and CEO of ECOS plant-powered cleaners, Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks is passionate about human and planetary health. She’s been widely recognized for her influential voice in health and wellness, corporate social responsibility, and sustainable manufacturing. Kelly uses safer ingredients and green science innovations to make Safer Choice-certified products in her carbon neutral, water neutral, zero waste manufacturing facilities across the U.S.and in Europe.
Kelly has been featured on CNN, CBS News, ABC News, FOX News, NBC News, Bloomberg,and Market Watch and in publications such as Fortune, Entrepreneur,and the Los Angeles Times. She was named one of Entrepreneur’s 100 Powerful Women and Conscious Company’s World-Changing Women in Conscious Business. Kelly advocates for public policies that promote higher standards for consumer products, and she is a member of several boards, including the XPRIZE Foundation, where she works to incentivize solutions to the world’s greatest problems, such as climate change, wildfire risk, and loss of biodiversity.