Molly Hayward

Founder of Cora and Blood and Milk


Molly Hayward is, first and foremost, an advocate for the innate power of women. 

She is the visionary Founder and Chief Brand Officer of the acclaimed women’s wellness brand Cora and the Founder and Editor in Chief of its fearless editorial sister site, Blood and Milk.

With deep experience building brands that serve the wellbeing of women, Molly and her team have raised over $35 million in venture capital to establish Cora as a modern, socially conscious women’s personal care company capable of completely transforming an antiquated industry.

By presenting the issues of healthier products and women’s global social justice to the mainstream consumer, Cora has rapidly scaled, and as a result has provided over 10 million pads and health education to girls throughout Kenya, India, and the United States since 2016.

Molly and her brands have been seen in The New York Times, Fast Company, TIME, and other major media outlets, and Molly has garnered awards for her innovative and holistic approach to elevating women globally through for-profit business, including being named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 and InStyle’s Badass 50 Women.