PLEASANT GROVE, Utah, Feb. 14, 2017 – doTERRA International, the world’s leading essential oils company, was awarded the 2017 Pleasant Grove-Lindon Business of the Year by the Pleasant Grove-Lindon Chamber of Commerce at an award banquet held in January.
The Chamber’s annual awards recognize outstanding businesses and individuals in the community. The Pleasant Grove-Lindon Business of the Year Award is selected each year by a panel of judges who identify local businesses that have proven to be the “best of the best” based on outstanding achievement and excellence. Judges also take into consideration the countless hours the nominees have dedicated to making the community a better place.
“Utah County has consistently proven to be a great place for businesses to thrive and doTERRA is honored to receive this recognition,” said Corey Lindley, founding executive, President, and CFO, who attended the event and accepted the award on behalf of doTERRA. “We are grateful for our partnership with Pleasant Grove, this affirmation from our local community, and our opportunity to contribute to one of the state’s fastest growing business communities.”
doTERRA has been pleased to receive several Utah County business awards. doTERRA was recognized in 2016 as one of the top 10 largest employers in Utah County, according to the Department of Workforce Services’ FirmFind Large Employers Report. In 2015 doTERRA received the Mayor’s Award from the Pleasant Grove Chamber of Commerce. doTERRA currently employs over 2,400 people worldwide with nearly 2,000 being at the corporate headquarters in Pleasant Grove, Utah. The company has a global reach with more than three million wholesale customers and Wellness Advocates in over 100 countries.
doTERRA is the world leader in sourcing, testing, manufacturing, and distributing CPTG® essential oils through a global network of more than three million independent direct-sale distributors, known as Wellness Advocates, and wholesale customers. doTERRA, the Latin derivative meaning “Gift of the Earth,” sets the standard for essential oils by providing to its customers the most tested and most trusted oils and having developed the expertise and commitment required to derive these unique oils directly from the best sources in the world. doTERRA Co-Impact Sourcing® provides local growers and distillers fair compensation for their efforts, creating stronger local economies and a healthier, stable supply chain. In addition to a premium line of single-plant extracts and proprietary essential oil blends, the company offers oil-infused personal care and spa products, dietary supplements, and healthy living products for the home.