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Lynda Resnick  

Vice Chair & Co-Owner of The Wonderful Company; Community Improvement Advocate

Lynda Resnick is vice chair and co-owner, along with her husband Stewart, of The Wonderful Company, whose brands include Wonderful Pistachios, Wonderful Almonds, Wonderful Halos, POM Wonderful, FIJI Water, JUSTIN Wines, Landmark Wines, JNSQ Wines, and Teleflora. She runs worldwide marketing and product development for the company, which, under Resnick’s personal supervision, gives back to the communities in which its employees live and work with community development, health and wellness, and educational initiatives.

Resnick and The Wonderful Company have made significant improvements to the communities that dot California's Central Valley since 2010, especially in the city of Lost Hills, where half of the homes have a least one family member working at the Wonderful Company. Forbes noted that between 2010 and 2015 "the company has helped 55,000 students in the region through programs like college prep, scholarships and summer camps. Additionally, Resnick and The Wonderful Company have been leaders in minimum wage increases. In 2019, the company increased its minimum pay to $15 an hour for all of its California Workers, three years ahead of the state-mandated deadline. In 2016 the US Chamber of Commerce recognized Resnick and The Wonderful Company with their Corporate Citizenship Award for their work in community improvement. In 2019, Resnick was ranked seventh on Forbes’s Top 80 Most Successful Self-Made Women in America list. She is a trustee of the Aspen Institute.


Stewart and Lynda Resnick - Forbes
Stewart and Lynda Resnick on Forbes - #134 Forbes 400, #670 Billionaires.

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