Have you read Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In? Thoughts?
Smolyansky: I've read parts of it, but I think it's absolutely true. I think it's important that we do create female titans. I think we need more women in Fortune 500 companies in the CEO
What's next for Lifeway?
Smolyansky: We are launching in the U.K. That's our big initiative, so we're launching in London at Harvey Nichols in May. On the horizon, I talked about those long-term goals. I really see Lifeway as being a global brand. That's one thing, but we've also launched a series of other new products just in the last couple of months, offering more of these healthy products for kids. I really see that as a problem for kids and families right now. Those are the big things and looking to just expand our distribution into places that don't normally see them. Hotel minibars would be a huge opportunity for us.It sounds like you could be an acquisition target at some point. Smolyansky: I'm young and my brother's young, so I think we still have a lot of things that we can bring to the table at Lifeway that I think we're looking at things out of the box. I think we're doing things that the big companies are only dreaming of doing and we're doing it really quickly and nimbly.
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