Waiakea Hawaiian Volcanic Water Makes Inc. Magazine 5000 List

Waiakea Hawaiian Volcanic Water is ranked 414 in the list of the 5,000 fastest growing companies in the US. Inc. Magazine compiles these ranking annually. It rates their growth over three years and revenues. Between 2014 to 2016 Waiakea has seen enormous growth as a company.

The company staff plans to attend the 2017 Inc 5000 Conference on October 10 in California. Ryan Emmons, CEO says he is excited that the company made it to the top 500 companies. The company has dreamed about being on this list since they began the company in 2012.

Waiakea has shown that a company can grown while still maintaining values. It business model was built on ethical and health focused programs for consumers. The company founded in 2012 became the first company to make a water brand that came from a volcano. They strive to create a healthy water brand for consumers.

The company actively promotes clean water access, environmental conservation, and education of consumers throughout the world. The water is filtered through lava providing minerals that make it alkaline. It has been awarded a carbon neutral certification and awarded the industry leader in sustainability.

This year they offered a program called Follow Your Flow on social media. It is a contest that gives one of their customers a chance to attend the Wanderlust Yoga Festival. The contest winner received a round trip flight to Oahu. This is complements of Skyscanner. They will provide over $1,000 in free air fare. This festival occurred on February 23-26 of this year. Waiakea and Scanner fans were able to enter the contest to win the trip due to social media. Waiakea Hawaiian Volcanic Water was honored as best bottled water in 2017 by Grub Street and 10 Best Water.

A socially conscious company, Waiakea has helped 70 million people across the globe that lack access to water. The donate over 5% of their revenues. The company partnered with Pump Aide to help millions of people in Africa find access to clean water. They continue to grow in a positive way.

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Achievements of the Female Wine Connoisseur Julia Jackson


Julia Jackson attends the 14th Annual Global Green Pre Oscar Party at TAO Hollywood on February 22, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

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Julia Jackson has nurtured a passion in wines since as a toddler. Julia comes from a family with an established track-record of producing some of California’s finest wines. She is a well-known wine master and she lives to make vintage wines. Her interest led her to pursue a career in the winemaking industry. After completing her studies, Julia went back home and started working on the family business. She has proved to be an invaluable member of the Jackson family due to her connections. She is the second born daughter of the Jackson family.


  • She is one of the co-founders of Rex App which helps to locate the best restaurant and bars in your area.
  • She has been working at the Jackson Family Wines from 2007- present. Where she started as the family spokesperson. After her education, she has helped the family to rebrand and reaches a wider consumer base.

Charity work

  • Julia also works with Cambria Estate winery which was founded by the Cambria proprietors Julia and Katherine, which seeks to empower women by honoring women as warriors.
  • This organization reaches the women by supporting organizations that deal with women financially. She has a soft spot for women who have gone through hardship in life her mission with these NGO is to help these women stand with their own feet.
  • She runs a program called seeds of empowerment that donates $100000 annually to see the mission through.
  • She works closely with Aurora non-profit organization that enhances community empowerment and sustainability where her family contributes a lot to see this a success.


  • Julie pursued her Bachelors of Arts in Studio Arts at Scripps College in the year 2006-2010.
  • She later joined Stanford summer institute of general management school of business where she wanted to gain some managerial foundation.


Some of the best wine brands that the Jackson family wine has produced and doing well in the market both international and locally are; capensis in South Africa, Hawk and Silver-palm in California, in Chile Valle de Maule, France Château Vignot, Italy is Tenuta di Arceno and in Oregon they have Zena Crown and Penner-Ash. All these are well-known brands and according to Jackson, she says that Chardonnay and Pinot Noir are some of the best wines in Sonoma without forgetting Cabernet which she says is an excellent variety too.

Marc Sparks Shows the Best Mix of Entrepreneurship with Philanthropy through his Life

Marc Sparks, a leading serial entrepreneur, is known for his philanthropic life as well and leads a successful life in both. He is an investor, author, and motivational speaker with words from his heart. Marc is credited for a number of startups, and currently, he is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Timber Creek Capital, a prominent startup incubation firm. His more than 34 years of career comprises some outrageously successful ventures while few others were disastrous. However, he takes failures as the most valuable lessons in his life and thinks highly useful comparing to success. Marc is a man of endless passion, and that led him to build many companies from the scratches with his hard work and commitment.



Marc is a great inspiration for the aspiring entrepreneurs, and he is ready to share his experiences in entrepreneurship. His book, They Can’t Eat You, showcases every hurdle he faced in his life, and he says, “the readers have more to learn from my failed ventures than the successful ones.” Marc thinks that rather than talking about a software company that is founded and sold for $200 million after a year, it is good to talk about establishing an insurance company, growing it to a market cap of one billion, and losing everything in a 90 days period. He says that his book for entrepreneurs who are losing their hope and think that they cannot be successful. Learn more: http://thebrotalk.com/bro-recommendations/dallas-entrepreneur-marc-sparks-spills-must-visit-list-wineries-dfw/



Sparks is known for chasing ideas that others think not possible. While coming to his firm, his doors are always open for his colleagues to access him and discuss any idea or issues they are facing. Sparks is ready to address the issues then and there, and people call it as “Sparks Speed.” Whenever he builds a new firm or organization, he tries to implant a culture in it along with short-term and long-term goals. What makes him highly successful? Marc says it his passion, tenacity, faith, the savvy of monetization, focus, and most importantly, a great sense of urgency that others call as Sparks Speed. Learn more: https://www.amazon.com/They-Cant-Eat-Marc-Sparks/dp/0990495000



Marc is also a man of deep compassion to the society, and he is a regular supporter and contributor of a Texas-based homeless shelter called The Samaritan Inn. The shelter houses 160 people at a time and gives them counseling, family services, financial education, health programs, and job placement services. Sparks also personally helped numerous homeless families in his locality to construct their dream homes by offering funds and assistance. He established a foundation called “Sparky’s Kids,” and it provided more than a thousand computers to the struggling children to get them out of the poverty. Sparks also supports American Can! Academy, a magnet high schools network. He is an avid traveler and loves golf, working out, hiking, fishing, and hunting.