100 Inspirational Alumni, Business Beyond Usual

Stewart Resnick | "Inspirational 100" Alumnus

 

Stewart Resnick, B.S. 1959

Stewart ResnickStewart Resnick is chairman and owner of Roll International Corporation, a Los Angeles-based holding company. Mr. Resnick has developed and owns a number of successful companies including Paramount Agribusiness, the largest farming operation of tree crops in the world, which includes Paramount Citrus, Paramount Farming and Paramount Farms, growers, processors and marketers of citrus, almonds and pistachios; POM Wonderful, grower of pomegranates and maker of all-natural POM Wonderful pomegranate juice and POM Tea; Teleflora, the largest floral wire service in the world; FIJI Water, the second largest imported bottled water in the United States and the newest member of the Roll family of companies; and Suterra, the largest biorational pest control company in the United States.

Mr. and Mrs. Resnick have been featured in Art & Antiques magazine as two of the nation's top 100 art collectors. Major galleries have been dedicated in the Resnicks' name at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Mr. Resnick is a member of the Executive Board of the UCLA Medical Sciences; the Board of Trustees of Bard College, Annandaleon-Hudson, NY; the Board of Trustees of the J. Paul Getty Trust; the Board of Conservation International; and a trustee of the California Institute of Technology. Mr. Resnick holds a B.S. in Business Administration from UCLA and a J.D. from UCLA Law School.

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