Presentation on theme: "Anita Roddick. About Anita Born: October 23, 1942. Littlehampton, England Parents and Grandparents owned a café. The Children helped at the café. Family."— Presentation transcript:
About Anita Born: October 23, 1942. Littlehampton, England Parents and Grandparents owned a café. The Children helped at the café. Family rented out bedrooms for extra money.
Getting Started Year: 1976 Location: Brighton, England The Body Shop was up and running. Mission Statement: "dedicate our business to the pursuit of social and environmental change."
Going Public In 1984 the Body Shop went public. Realized her company could be more than just a skin and hair company. Had the potential to do good.
She feels she has to be involved in issues and has deal with them personally. She has experience as an international businesswoman. The Body Shop is a company that has thousands of employees working with the same ambition. She spends most of her time working on The Body Shop. In her spare time she campaigns for human rights. She believes the older you get, the more radical you become.
Honorary Degrees 1989 Sussex University, Honorary Degree of Doctor 1990 Nottingham University, Honorary Doctor of Law 1991 New England College, Honorary Doctor of Law 1994 Bath College of Higher Education, Honorary Fellowship 1994 University of Portsmouth, Doctor of Science 1994 University of Victoria, Canada, Doctor of Law 1995 The Open University, Honorary Degree of Doctor 1996 Kingston University, Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration 1999 Bath University, Honorary Degree