Kat Hantas - Wild Business Growth Podcast #196: Tequila Tastemaker, Co-Founder of 21Seeds

Kat Hantas – Wild Business Growth Podcast #196: Tequila Tastemaker, Co-Founder of 21Seeds

Solve your own problems. You just might be solving a problem for a giant customer base, as well. That’s what happened for this week’s Wild Business Growth Podcast guest, Kat Hantas. Kat is the Co-Founder and CEO of 21Seeds. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and your other favorite podcast platforms.

Episode 196: Kat Hantas – Tequila Tastemaker, Co-Founder of 21Seeds

Kat Hantas, the Co-Founder and CEO of 21Seeds, joins the show to share her journey from turning her homemade concoctions into the fast-growing brand of flavor-infused tequila that got acquired by Diageo. Hear how to take positive and negative feedback into account, find a production partner, win your first big customer, the coolest tequila adventures in Mexico, and what Kat learned working with comedians. This episode covers everything from agave to vampires. Here’s a small sample of what you will hear in this episode:

  • Why was Kat told to stop drinking wine
  • How does the production side work
  • Chillbumps
  • How much tequila does 1 agave plant produce
  • 21Seeds of Kevin Bacon
  • That gas station ramen!
  • Why has 21Seeds taken off so much
  • What’s Kat’s favorite food to pair with 21Seeds drinking

Connect with Kat on Instagram @21Seeds and 21Seeds.com.

Enjoy the shoooooow! Check out the show notes below for much more detail.

Show Notes

Kat Hantas - Wild Business Growth Podcast #196: Tequila Tastemaker, Co-Founder of 21Seeds
Kat being attacked by a tequila vampire
Kat Hantas - Wild Business Growth Podcast #196: Tequila Tastemaker, Co-Founder of 21Seeds
Which one will you try first?
Kat Hantas - Wild Business Growth Podcast #196: Tequila Tastemaker, Co-Founder of 21Seeds

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