Ocean Robbins American entrepreneur, professor and author, born 1973

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Ocean Robbins
Born (1973-11-12) November 12, 1973 (age 47)
Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada
NationalityAmerican
Occupation
  • CEO
  • author
Known for31 Day Food Revolution, 2019
TitleCo-founder, CEO of Food Revolution Network, Inc.
Spouse(s)Michele Robbins
Children
  • River Robbins
  • Bodhi Robbins
Parent(s)
Relatives
Websitewww.oceanrobbins.com Edit this at Wikidata

Ocean Robbins (born November 12, 1973) is an American entrepreneur, professor and author.[1][2] He is best known for co-founding Food Revolution Network, Inc. a California-based company that advocates for a whole foods, plant-based diet.[3][4][5]

Biography

Robbins was born to John Robbins, author of Diet for a New America. He is the grandson of Baskin-Robbins cofounder Irvine Robbins. Robbins spent much of his early life advocating for environmental change. At the age of 15, he co-founded the Creating our Future speaking tour aimed at empowering students for environmental change and also presented at the United Nations. In 1990, Robbins founded the non-profit Youth for Environmental Sanity (YES!) to continue his mission of advocating for sustainability and social justice.[6][7][8] He directed the organization until 2010. In 2012, Robbins co-founded Food Revolution Network in conjunction with his father.[9] Robbins has also served as adjunct professor in the Peace Studies department at Chapman University.[10][11]

His book 31-Day Food Revolution debuted as a best seller on WSJ[12] and USA Today.[13][14]

Bibliography

  • Robbins, Ocean (2019). 31-Day Food Revolution: Heal Your Body, Feel Great, and Transform Your World. Grand Central Publishing. ISBN 978-1538746257.
  • Robbins, Ocean (2013). Voices of the Food Revolution: You Can Heal Your Body and Your World with Food. Conari Press. ISBN 978-1573246248.

References

  1. ^ Brueck, Hilary. "The Baskin-Robbins founder's grandson never eats ice cream. He's a vegetable-obsessed diet guru who has kale for breakfast". Business Insider. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  2. ^ Webber, Jemima (2019-02-14). "Why Baskin-Robbins Heirs Left Their Fortune to Start a Vegan Revolution". LIVEKINDLY. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  3. ^ Rowland, Michael Pellman. "Food 3.0: It's Time For A Food Revolution". Forbes. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  4. ^ "31-Day Food Revolution to Transform Yourself With Ocean Robbins of Food Revolution Network". KTLA. 2018-12-19. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  5. ^ "The Broken Brain Podcast with Ocean Robbins". Dr. Mark Hyman. 2019-02-07. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  6. ^ "Ocean Robbins | HuffPost". www.huffpost.com. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  7. ^ Limbach, Elizabeth (2011-08-17). "Learning to Love Autism". Good Times Santa Cruz. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  8. ^ Steinzor, N. (1995). "Ocean Robbins: a generation of change. Newsmaker interview". ZPG Reporter. 27 (2): 5. ISSN 0199-0071. PMID 12319791.
  9. ^ "Ocean Robbins, The Food Revolution Network | RESPONSIBLE EATING AND LIVING". Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  10. ^ "Ocean Robbins". True Health Initiative. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  11. ^ "Ocean Robbins | Chapman University, CA | Department of Peace Studies". ResearchGate. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  12. ^ "Best-Selling Books Week Ended Feb. 9". Wall Street Journal. 2019-02-15. ISSN 0099-9660. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  13. ^ "31-Day Food Revolution". USA TODAY. Retrieved 2019-04-05.[dead link]
  14. ^ Service, Tribune News. "Publishers Weekly best-sellers for the week ended Feb. 9". Virginian-Pilot. Retrieved 2019-04-05.

External links

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