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Eugene Wang: Think Different pt. 1

YoungTrep with Benjamin Wong

Release Date: 07/13/2021

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On this episode, Sophie's BioNutrients founder Eugene Wang discusses how he created a million-dollar food company, his predictions for the future of climate change, and how all kids can get involved.

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Eugene Wang is the visionary entrepreneur and founder behind Sophie's Kitchen and Sophie's BioNutrients, a multi-million dollar biofirm specializing in creating a microalgae protein alternative.

 

On this episode, he joins Ben to discuss his childhood, the founding of Sophie's Kitchen, and how all that lead up to his current project, Sophie's BioNutrients.

 

This is part one of a part two series. Stay tuned next week for Eugene's words on climate change, the future of innovation, and how young people can get involved.