Christi Bandy-Willard continues to be aa dynamic force in the natural products industry with a passion for wellness, partnership, and authentic connections. With over 15 years of experience, she’s the owner of Mountain Alternatives, a trailblazing company that hand-pours and private labels over 300 organic essential oils for independent retailers nationwide. Beyond the boardroom, you’ll find her cheering fervently for her favorite college football team (GO DAWGS! Sick’em!), embodying the same determination and energy she brings to her business.
Christi’s journey in the industry began with a deep desire to bridge the gap between retailers and suppliers. Specializing as an expert in private label supplements, she’s dedicated to crafting tailored experiences that empower retailers and uplift their offerings. Her commitment to supporting independent natural products retailers is unwavering; she believes in fostering thriving partnerships that benefit local businesses and communities, steering clear of the impersonal web or big box store approach.
An advocate for authenticity and quality, Christi thrives on making a positive impact in the lives of those she serves. Her vision extends beyond business transactions; it’s about creating a holistic and harmonious ecosystem where wellness and meaningful connections flourish. As the driving force behind Mountain Alternatives, she continues to inspire, uplift, and pave the way for a brighter, more connected future in the natural products industry.