September 6–8, 2017

John Replogle, Seventh Generation

President and CEO
Seventh Generation

Like the company he leads, John Replogle has a mission, to help people live healthier lives on a healthier planet. Replogle took the reins of the green-cleaning pioneer in March, 2011. Under his leadership, the company continues to extend the boundaries of corporate consciousness. In 2011, Seventh Generation was acknowledged as the #1 green company in America.

Replogle previously spent five years at Burt's Bees as Chief Executive Officer and President. He is credited with leading the company's deepened commitment to human and environmental well-being through the development of a business model called The Greater Good, embracing the triple bottom line of people, planet, and profit. Prior experience includes leadership roles at Unilever, Guinness and BCG.  John is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Harvard Business School.

An advocate of creative corporate social responsibility, Replogle has been recognized with the 2012 Global Green Millennium Award for Corporate Environmental Citizenship and the 2011 United Nations Leader of Change award.  A proponent of education and humanitarian causes, Replogle has served on the Boards of Habitat for Humanity, Terracycle, Ravenscroft and Dartmouth College. He was also a Director with the Sealy Corporation and is currently a Director of Cree.  He and his wife Kristin have four daughters and live in Raleigh, NC.


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