By DSN Staff | January 24, 2019
Young Living Essential Oils recently announced the promotion of Michael Green to chief information officer.
In his new role, Green will be responsible for building scalable information technology systems that can handle the growing volume of product sales and infrastructure to support the company’s 6 million members worldwide.
“Michael has proved to be an important leader in our company and was instrumental in modernizing our systems to handle the record-breaking heavy traffic during last year’s holiday shopping season,” said CEO Mary Young. “Michael’s experience with other billion-dollar direct selling companies has been vital in helping us expand and support Young Living’s growing global business.”
Green, who joined Young Living in 2017 as senior vice president of Information Technology, has more than 17 years of experience with start-ups, direct sales and global consumer product companies.
“Michael’s commitment to building Young Living’s information technology systems aligns perfectly with our 5×5 Pledge, particularly his team’s focus on growing the web-based tools and network infrastructure that will empower us to expand into five new markets each year and add 5 million additional members over the next five years,” said Jared Turner, president and chief operating officer. “He’s a versatile team player and leader whose specialized skills and passion support Gary Young’s vision of supplying every home with essential oils.”
The 5×5 Pledge expands Young Living’s positive impact on the world through philanthropy, green initiatives, new farms and new markets and by bringing essential oils to every home in the world.