10 Celebs Who Burst Into Business

Jessica Alba, Sammy Hagar branch out
By Dustin Lushing,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 11, 2012 2:29 PM CDT
Clint Eastwood owns a ranch and a golf course.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Celebs are excellent at promoting themselves, so why not move into other products? Here are 10 stars who were bitten by the entrepreneurial bug, courtesy of the Street.

  • Jessica Alba: The actress's company The Honest Co. sells health-oriented and environmentally conscious baby products such as diapers, shampoo, and household cleaners.
  • Ashton Kutcher: He's a creative director for Ooma, a VoIP service, and has contributed seed money to an array of tech start-ups.
  • Sammy Hagar: The former Van Halen singer launched a successful chain of mountain bike stores, bought a night club, and earned $80 million after selling a stake in his tequila company.
  • Clint Eastwood: Dirty Harry owns a ranch resort and golf club in California.
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