Lifeway CEO Julie Smolyansky On Leading While Grieving, Navigating a PR Crisis, And Managing Mansplainers | Forbes Failure Factor Podcast

In this episode of The Failure Factor, Megan talks resilience, sexism, and changing the world with Julie Smolyansky.  Julie became the youngest female CEO of a publicly held firm when she took over Lifeway Foods at the age of 27 in 2002 after the tragic death of her father.  Even through her grief, she managed to send the company’s growth trajectory and revenues soaring, while considerably expanding distribution. 

Meg Bruneau