Keith West, the Millionaire Branding Coach & self-proclaimed Mad Scientist, is an extremely successful and energetic presenter on branding, marketing and extreme retail growth strategies. Since 2014 he has reached the Inc. 500/5000 list with two of his cosmetics companies by growing revenue over 1,000%. The newest company, Urban Fresh Cosmetics, grew sales from $200,000 to $3.1 million in just three years.
Through a series of major life events, West has become an accomplished skincare marketing expert, journalist, motivational coach and leader in the climate crisis. West is a globally recognized speaker on sustainable business success, especially within the spa and wellness industry being honored with the Top Green Spa Award from DaySpa Magazine. Former Vice President Al Gore trained West in Johannesburg, South Africa as a Climate Reality Leader to teach solutions to our climate crisis.
West also owns the award-winning company My Sacred Fig which private labels organic, natural skincare products for spas all over the planet from their urban farm headquarters in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. A skincare expert since 1989 with over 28,000 clients, his focus has been on blending ancient Native America, African and Auyervedic beliefs into a system that enhances modern wellness practices. His studies in world wellness rituals earned him a Doctor of Divinity degree. West has been appointed Esthetics Director at several of the industry's leading wellness facilities. As a respected 'Celebrity Esthetician', his expertise in products and ingredients led him to work with top celebrities like Cameron Diaz and Jennifer Lopez. His companies have been featured by BRAVO TV, HGTV, People Magazine, USA Today, VOGUE, Huffington Post, The Guardian, LA Times, NY Times, FOX, CNN, AOL, MSN, NPR and many more media outlets. His small business reality series through AOL reached 24 million.