Lehi, Utah – February 27, 2015 -Young Living Essential Oils, LC, today announced its Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Jared Turner, was honored as one of Utah Business Magazine’s “40 Under 40” award recipients. The program honors forty of Utah’s top up-and-coming business leaders who are instrumental in driving their company’s growth, guiding industry trends and shaping the future of the Utah business landscape.
“Jared is a results-driven leader who inspires his teams through his visionary hands-on approach and dedication,” said Travis Ogden, Young Living Chief Operating Officer. “He empowers others to expand their leadership abilities in the marketing and sales space to deliver innovative solutions to complex problems.”
Turner joined Young Living in 2012 as International Associate Counsel. Thanks to his international business background, innovative marketing ideas and passion for the company’s growth, he quickly rose through the ranks holding positions as Vice President of International and Chief Global Sales Officer. Currently, as the company’s Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Turner is responsible for strategically identifying and executing the company’s global vision for growth, and provides leadership for the 900 employees throughout the world in the sales and marketing department, and empowering and inspiring field sales leadership.
Prior to joining Young Living, Turner was an international business attorney at Kirton & McConkie, the largest law firm in Utah, where he advised U.S. companies on expanding their businesses internationally. Not limited to legal advice, Turner was known to advise clients on successful marketing strategies as well. He holds bachelor’s degrees in Spanish and Political Science from the University of Utah, a law degree from Syracuse University College of Law, and a master’s degree in international relations from Syracuse University, The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.
“We are honored to have Jared recognized for his strategic leadership and enduring passion for our employees’ and members’ personal and professional growth,” said Ogden.
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