Wharton Business Radio

Launch Pad: May 1, 2019

Host Karl Ulrich is joined by Ryan Bethencourt (Co-Founder, CEO, Wild Earth), Bill Glaser (CEO and Co-Founder, Outstanding Foods), Maddy Moelis (Co-founder, Great Jones), and Brynn Putnam (Founder, CEO, MIRROR) on the Wednesday, May 1, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.

Air Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 on SiriusXM 132

Hosted By

Maddy Moelis

Air Time: 7:00 pm
Featuring: Maddy Moelis

Brynn Putnam

Air Time: 7:30 pm
Featuring: Brynn Putnam

Bill Glaser

Air Time: 8:00 pm
Featuring: Bill Glaser

Ryan Bethencourt

Air Time: 8:30 pm
Featuring: Ryan Bethencourt

Featured Guests

Ryan Bethencourt

Co-Founder, CEO, Wild Earth


Ryan is a co-founder and CEO at Wild Earth, bringing years of experience in leading, building and advising over 80 high-growth food and biotechnology companies. Ryan is a biotech entrepreneur and investor at Babel Ventures (a leading consumer biotech VC firm) and co-founded Indiebio a leading biotech accelerator.


Twitter- @ryanbethencourt
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Bill Glaser

CEO and Co-Founder, Outstanding Foods


Bill Glaser is an entrepreneur; financier; and investor who’s raised over $200 Million including $40 Million for companies he’s founded; has taken several companies public; and has been involved with 2 companies that had $100 Million+ exits. Currently, Bill is founder and CEO of Outstanding Foods which makes tasty as hell plant-based food products that make it easier for anyone to eat healthier.


Twitter- @outstandingfds
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Maddy Moelis

Co-founder, Great Jones


Maddy Moelis is the co-founder of Great Jones, a modern kitchen brand designed to encourage home cooking, where she leads business strategy, operations, and finance. She was recently named to Forbes’s “30 Under 30” list and featured in Vogue, Goop, and Bloomberg Businessweek’s “Ones to Watch” for 2019. Prior to Great Jones, Maddy managed consumer insights for Warby Parker and worked as Zola’s first product manager. She is an alumni of First Round Capital’s product program. She received her undergraduate degree with a focus on marketing and consumer behavior from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 2012.


Twitter- @maddymoelis
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Brynn Putnam

Founder, CEO, MIRROR


Brynn Putnam is the founder and CEO of MIRROR, a fitness technology company poised to revolutionize the way people work out by bringing the boutique studio experience in-home. For more than a decade, Brynn has been well-regarded as a pioneer of the fitness industry. She started her career as a professional ballet dancer for the New York City Ballet, spending years training to peak performance while also working in some of New York City’s top gyms and boutique fitness studios. In 2010, Brynn took her learnings from elite trainers and physiologists across the nation and founded Refine Method, the acclaimed fitness studio dubbed “Best New Workout” by New York magazine. Now, Brynn is applying her deep expertise in fitness, both as an entrepreneur with a proven track record and an accomplished athlete, to transform the fitness industry again. Brynn graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in Russian Literature and Culture and is based in New York City.
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