Business can be run by anyone, unexceptionally the Hollywood celebrities. Not only having a popular name in the entertainment world, some celebrities are also well known because of their great business. Some start their business as a solution to their experience. Some other incidentally start their business and ended with high profit. Who are they? Here is the list of Hollywood celebrities who own great business.
The first on the list is Jessica Alba. Famous for her act in many movies, the 37-years-old actress also runs a company named The Honest Company. This company is quite big enough to make her one of the wealthiest women in the US. Her business idea is unique but has a lot of goods.
It was started from the rash that appeared on her hand after using some detergents for baby. Alba realized that there are too many chemical compounds contained in a various household product. This problem made her frustrated and decided to build The Honest Company in 2011. She intended to create household products that are safe for the environment and healthy yet inexpensive.
The products include the diaper, detergent, and vitamin. Providing anti-toxic product, the company is gladly welcomed by the society, even attracted some giant investor such as General Catalyst, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Venture Partners. Alba takes all into her business and now has created more than 120 variant of baby products.
The Honest Company gaining its popularity, Alba expand her business by establishing The Honest Beauty in 2015. Producing 17 skincare and 66 cosmetics, the beauty brand preserves the use of natural ingredients. The products include Honest Beauty Everything Primer Luminous Base to Broad Spectrum SPF 20 Sunscreen with the price range starting from Rp 108.000 to Rp 607.000.
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George Clooney is a Hollywood celebrity who deserves two Academy Awards for the entire of his career. However, the 57-years-old actor greatest winning is not of them. It is the highly profitable Casamigos, a tequila company that runs together with Cindy Crawford’s husband, Rande Gerber.
On June, last year, the tequila company has been sold to Diageo with for almost USD 1 billion. The price including the initial selling price of USD 700 million and the potential increase price on USD 300 million, which will be based on the company performance for the next 10 years. This could be the projection of the incredible growth of the beverage product.
The company that has been running since 2013 was accidentally born. Clooney and Gerber had failed to find the best tequila to accompany their vacation in Mexico. They decided to create a tequila with their own formula. Now, the decision has transformed into a great profit that makes them proud as an entrepreneur.
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Jessica Simpson started her career as a singer before being an entrepreneur in 2006. She built Jessica Simpson Collection and provides various fashion items such as a handbag, shoes, and boots. The business was built together with her mother, Tina Ann Drew. The business is expanding by providing the dress, jewelry, and glasses.
Gaining fame as a fashion entrepreneur, Simpson expands her business by launching the household product and baby clothing. Has been running for 10 years, the brand’s annual profit reaches USD 1 billion per years.
Those are the three Hollywood celebrities who own great business. A business can be ran by anyone, as they are serious and keep trying to expand their business. Are you dreaming about expand your business like the famous celebrities above? Start your business today!
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