In episode 17, we talk to Kyle Maggard, CEO and Founder of Over Easy; a breakfast company providing healthy, and tasty breakfast bars for those on the go. Kyle gives us a candid look into his journey creating a business born from solving a challenge for his busy lifestyle, to carefully growing a team to support the mission. He shares valuable lessons learned and plans for the next stage of Over Easy.
Kyle Maggard • Over Easy
|"Don't underestimate the power of having spectacular people on your team. Everything we've done at our company and everything that we will continue to do at Over Easy is just a result of having fabulous people - hard working, salt-of-the-Earth individuals that believe in our mission, that are smart, that are resourceful. That is it."
Kyle's career started in the Army as an officer, with am impressive set of degrees under his belt. Maggard holds a BSc in Engineering Management with honors from West Point, an MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development from the University of Cambridge, and a Master if Business Administration from Harvard Business School. With no "actual" CPG experience under his belt, he went with a drive to create a need in the market place and a love for cooking. Using his entrepreneur gut and business school background, Kyle was able to focus on his Over Easy beginnings for the first six months before slowly growing his dream team.