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Dr Robb Akridge: 56, inventor, Seattle.

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

27th July, 2013
Dr Robb Akridge.

Dr Robb Akridge: 56, inventor, Seattle

When you set up a business, it's extremely important to have a vision about where it's ultimately going to go. Before we even knew what our product was, we were thinking about how we would sell the company.

I invented the Clarisonic, a sonic cleansing brush for the face, with four guys I used to work with at a toothbrush company. We're a bunch of geeks who decided to go...

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