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The GenWhy Leaders Podcast


Apr 1, 2021

Show Overview: 

Jeff Evans is the Owner & CEO at Mean Mule Distilling co., an agave-based distillery in Kansas City, Missouri. Jeff tells us about the rich history of the Mean Mule brand, as well as what sets it apart from other distilleries in the area. He also tells us about his top lessons learned from being an entrepreneur. 

What’s the deal with agave, and how it is different from other spirits?

Learn all the in’s and out’s of agave on the Mean Mule FAQ page by clicking here.

Top lessons learned:

  1. If it feels too good to be true, it’s too good to be true.
  2. Everything costs something. 
  3. Don’t make it hard for people to give you money. 
  4. Business is hard, but it’s harder if you don’t have sales. 

Characteristics of a good entrepreneur:

  • Tenacious - never quit and never let go of your end goal
  • Find people and teammates you can rely on

Connect with Jeff:

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/jeff-evans-875a0325/

Website: meanmuledistilling.co