Kathy Fields was bornon 1947 in San Francisco, California, United States. Dermatologist Kathy Fields and her business partner Katie Rodan have created two successful skincare brands: Proactiv Solutions and Rodan + Fields.
The pair created Proactiv in 1990 and licensed the acne medication to infomercial company Guthy-Renker five years later.
In 2003, Fields and Rodan sold their eponymous brand to Estee Lauder; they bought it back in 2007.
Sales of Rodan + Fields, which now uses direct selling model, hit $1 billion for the first time in 2016, up more than 800% in the past five years.
In April 2016, they sold their rights to Proactiv royalties to Guthy-Renker and Nestle.
💰 Net worth: $650 Million (Updated at 22 June 2018)
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We kept turning down dark corners, and there was a lot of failure along the road to this ultimate success.
Fields is the daughter of agent and Producer Freddie Fields and his first wife, Actress Edith Fellows. She married actor David Lander (best known as Squiggy in Laverne & Shirley) in 1979, and their daughter, Natalie Lander was born in 1983.