24: Sheila Dietrich Develops New Products Focused on Vibrant Living
Sheila Kemper Dietrich created elegant portion control. After years of waging the war against obesity and longing to embrace a healthier lifestyle, she began researching and experimenting with the concept of “right-sizing” the food environment.
I wanted to talk to Sheila because she’s a really great example of someone who designs products by listening to and empathizing with the end consumer. As a result, she’s been able to build her business through deep understanding.
Her Business Philosophy:
“I am one but still I am one. I cannot do everything but i can do something. i will not refuse to do the something I can do.” ~Helen Keller
Be willing to say yes to opportunity
What does it mean to be Queen Bee?
Really proving that the vision, the idea was worthy – that it is something that is helpful to people…
Her advice to female entrepreneurs
- Go for it; believe and then seek advice for others from those who can help you with their insight and knowledge
- Enjoy the journey
- Don’t do it if you don’t think it’s a fun thing