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EY - Kara Goldin

Kara Goldin

Founder and CEO
hint Inc.

Kara Goldin is the Founder and CEO of San Francisco-based hint Inc., which produces the leading flavored water with no sweeteners and nothing artificial. Since its launch in April 2005, hint has received numerous accolades, including Best Flavored Water (Health, Men’s Health and SELF). The company’s brands include hintfizz, a carbonated drink that received Better Homes and Gardens’ Best New Product award and the Silver Stevie award for Best New Product of the Year in 2012. Another offering, hintkick, is hint’s first all-natural, unsweetened caffeinated beverage.

Kara has been named among Fortune’sThe Huffington Post listed her as one of six disrupters in business alongside Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg. Previously, Kara was Vice President of Shopping and E-commerce Partnerships at AOL, where she grew its start-up shopping business to a US$1b enterprise. Kara is also the Founder and Host of "The Kara Network" which offers videos, conversation and ideas for/by entrepreneurs.