Raining Rose—started as a family business in 1996—manufactures lip balm and other natural body care products in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. CEO Chuck Hammond and his partner Art Christoffersen bought the company in 2003, expanding the product line and ensuring that each product was made with the highest quality ingredients. Kindness and social responsibility are hallmarks of this fast-growing company and are reflected in its recent achievement of becoming a Certified B Corporation® in March 2016. Raining Rose is also a designated Blue Zones Worksite™ and certified to make USDA organic products in its LEED-certified facility.
|Five-Year Growth Rate (%)||153%|
|2015 Revenues ($M)||$38.03|
|HQ Location||Cedar Rapids, IA|
|Business Leader(s)||Chuck Hammond|