The Webby Awards are thrilled to honor Jessica Alba with the Webby Entrepreneur of the Year Award for her continued entrepreneurial success at The Honest Company. From the beginning, Alba took a great idea for safe and effective family products and turned it into a successful lifestyle business using the power of the Internet; to which she’s raised over an additional $100 million for in 2015. Committed to social responsibility, The Honest Company’s social goodness initiative has donated time, money and over one million products to support families through local and national organizations since 2012. Using her innate authenticity, commitment to creating save and effective products and her massive social media following, Alba has become a leader in the marketplace and is shifting the paradigm in the consumer goods industry and consumption. Jessica Alba is a perfect example of the kind of success and change that happens when hard work, great ideas, and the Internet align which is why it is our privilege to honor its founder Jessica Alba with this year’s Webby Entrepreneur of the Year award.
Honoring visionary entrepreneurs who have harnessed the power of the Internet in innovative and memorable ways, proving the efficacy of online communication and commerce to effect positive change.