Green Festival Speakers

Kate Solomon



Beauty industry veteran and entrepreneurial mom, Kate Solomon, is an expert on kid’s beauty and grooming. A Harvard graduate with an MBA from Northwestern, Solomon was a seasoned beauty executive for industry giants, L’Oréal, Parfums Givenchy and Avon before launching her own organic grooming line for kids, Babo Botanicals. Developed with top botanists, Babo features top quality prestige adult-quality ingredients in family-friendly packaging. An advocate of sustainable agricultural development and avid greenmarket enthusiast, Solomon grew up beekeeping with her father and later taught rural, women farmers while serving in the U.S. Peace Corps in South America to make beekeeping an entrepreneurial business.