Aug 19, 2021 • 56M

Solving the Metabolic Health Crisis with Sam Corcos, CEO of Levels

The Consumer VC episode 158 with Sam Corcos, CEO of Levels

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Mike Gelb
The Consumer VC takes a look into early-stage consumer investing and venture capital. If you are interested in learning about consumer trends, have a b2c business and interested in learning about the fundraising process at the early stage, you have come to the right place. Mike interviews some of the top venture capitalists in the world that focus on B2C and consumer type companies or have a deep track record investing in these categories such as marketplaces, SaaS, social, CPG and non-tech subscription. Mike also interviews founders that are building some of the most disruptive consumer facing companies in the world. The conversation usually includes the insight the founder discovered, fundraising strategy, and the pitch. This podcast also includes bonus episodes. Each bonus episode dives into a particular subject that might not have to due with the fundraise or venture capital, but still would be helpful to founders. For example, a bonus episode on brand strategy or how to construct a board of directors. All bonus episodes will be clearly labeled. For all episodes, please visit For updates, you can follow @mikegelb on Twitter.
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Our guest today is Sam Corcos, co-founder and CEO of Levels. Levels makes it easy for people to see how their diet is affecting their health and lifestyle in a quantifiable way using continuous glucose monitoring.

In previous episodes, we’ve discussed optimizing our sleep, exercise, and mental health. Here, we focus on measuring what we eat to learn what makes us healthier and happier.

We also unpack:

  • The current metabolic crisis

  • Why Sam started Levels with five co-founders

  • Approach to finding early adopters

  • How Sam organizes his days

  • Sam’s methodical approach to fundraising