Blake was one of the founders of the company and its President and CEO from its inception in 1984 until 1996, when he took on the Chairman position. Today Nu Skin Enterprises is one of the largest direct selling companies in the world, and its products are sold in 52 markets throughout the Americas, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. The company's stock is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Nu Skin Enterprises offers distinct business opportunities specializing in consumer products and services sold through direct sales. Nu Skin Enterprises markets personal care products, nutritional products and technology products.
Blake Roney earned an academic degree in business finance from Brigham Young University's Marriott School of Management in 1983. In 2004 Mr. Roney was identified as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Utah by Utah Business magazine. In 2003 he received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters degree from Salt Lake Community College. The father of eight children, he serves on several community and university boards and is active in civic and church organizations.