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|Born||November 12, 1973
Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada
|Known for||31 Day Food Revolution, 2019|
|Title||Co-founder, CEO of Food Revolution Network, Inc.|
Ocean Robbins (born November 12, 1973)
An American entrepreneur, professor and author. He is best known for co-founding Food Revolution Network, Inc. a California-based company that advocates for a whole foods, plant-based diet.
Robbins was born to John Robbins, author of Diet for a New America. He is the grandson of Baskin-Robbins cofounder Irvine Robbins. Robbins spent much of his early life advocating for environmental change. At the age of 15, he co-founded the Creating our Future speaking tour aimed at empowering students for environmental change and also presented at the United Nations. In 1990, Robbins founded the non-profit Youth for Environmental Sanity (YES!) to continue his mission of advocating for sustainability and social justice. He directed the organization until 2010. In 2012, Robbins co-founded Food Revolution Network in conjunction with his father. Robbins has also served as adjunct professor in the Peace Studies department at Chapman University.
Ocean and his wife Michele are raising twin special needs boys.
- Robbins, Ocean (2019). 31-Day Food Revolution: Heal Your Body, Feel Great, and Transform Your World. Grand Central Publishing. ISBN 978-1538746257.
- Robbins, Ocean (2013). Voices of the Food Revolution: You Can Heal Your Body and Your World with Food. Conari Press. ISBN 978-1573246248.
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- “The Broken Brain Podcast with Ocean Robbins”. Dr. Mark Hyman. February 7, 2019. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
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- “Best-Selling Books Week Ended Feb. 9”. Wall Street Journal. February 15, 2019. ISSN 0099-9660. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
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- Robbins, Ocean (2011). “Our Twins Have Autism, And We’re Participating in a Miracle”.