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Julie Smolyansky brings kefir to the masses

Julie Smolyansky brings kefir to the masses

Originally Published: June 29, 2011
By Leslie Goldman

You've probably seen kefir on your grocery store shelf and wondered, "What the heck is that?" An impressive 12 strains of live and active cultures (aka probiotics), protein and calcium make tart kefir a go-to food for athletes. As part of espnW's Power Players series, which celebrates women in the sports business, we caught up with Julie Smolyansky, 36, CEO of Lifeway Foods, maker of the uber-popular probiotic drink, just days after she ran the Fleet Feet Sports Soldier Field 10-Mile race in her ...

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