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Sam & Dana Stewart

Advisory Board Member

Sam and Dana Stewart are the founders of Mad Hippie, a natural skin care brand.  They founded the company 8 years ago when living in Nicaragua after taking notice of the damaging effects the sun was having on their own skin.  Mad Hippie is now carried in over 2,000 stores in 12 countries and continuously receives accolades in magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Allure, People, Elle, Health and more.  Before starting Mad Hippie, Dana and Sam followed their entrepreneurial calling to the rainforest in Nicaragua, surfing, 4-wheeling, volunteering and running the largest real estate brokerage in the country.  They are both graduates of the University of Colorado at Boulder.

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Mad Hippie - Co-Founders

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