Ep. 150 - Turning a 401k into Rosé: The Wild Story of Founding Bev & Creating a Brand Dedicated to Female Empowerment with Alix Peabody
Published September 20, 2018
95 min
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    Alix Peabody founded Bev, the rosé “made by chicks” and drank by, well, anyone who enjoys a tasty rosé wine!  


    We admire the way that Alix walks the walk and talks the talk, nurturing Bev into not just a beverage company but also a mission-driven brand dedicated to female empowerment. Her story is wild, and she’s been a mentor to us over the past few crazy months. She’s helping us grow and spread our wings – and we know she’ll be an expander for you too!


    We discuss…


    • The Bev mission statement
    • Going on destination first dates (like Hawaii with a guy you’ve never met before)
    • How the male-dominated social scene in college led Alix down the path to starting Bev
    • Experiencing ovarian torsion
    • Creating the first bar designed with women in mind
    • Investing her 401k into rosé
    • Finding a wine supplier on Hinge
    • Attending four high schools in three countries
    • The loophole that allows Bev to sell wine directly to consumers, without a distributor
    • What people don’t see in building a business
    • Working in and running a business with radical transparency
    • Knowing your worth


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