KUTV ‘Eye on Utah’ Segment Features Kevin Guest

KUTV, Utah’s CBS affiliate, featured Kevin Guest, bassist for The Free Radicals and USANA chairman and CEO. The televised segment discussed Kevin’s role as CEO of a billion-dollar company and his career as a part-time professional musician. The segment aired twice on July 5, 2022.

The online version of the article — Utah man balances being a CEO and part-time rock star — is available now.

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Behind the Scenes

Here are a few behind-the-scenes photos from the interview, which took place in May 2022. 📸 Candid Communications

 

Keith Urban Chats with Kevin Guest at Virtual Event

Legendary singer/songwriter Keith Urban visits with USANA Chairman & CEO Kevin Guest at the 2020 USANA Americas-Europe Virtual Convention.

Throughout the 30-minute conversation, Urban discusses his musical career, leading a large organization, and how he’s coping with the worldwide pandemic.


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Among the topics Keith Urban discusses…

  • 00:00 Introduction
  • 01:50 How has this year (2020) changed your mindset?
  • 02:50 How has your leadership style changed during the pandemic?
  • 03:45 What’s your philosophy on how to treat people?
  • 05:20 When did you start playing guitar, and how did you become such a master of the instrument?
  • 06:35 How do you handle being told no and keep yourself moving forward?
  • 08:40 What does success mean to you?
  • 09:37 What does music mean to you?
  • 10:26 What is the music-writing process like for you?
  • 12:15 Talk about an instance where a song of yours has had a dramatic effect in someone’s life?
  • 13:25 Can you share your drive to give back?
  • 15:29 What does good health mean to you and how do you maintain your health, especially on the road?
  • 17:05 What are some activities you and your family have been doing during the quarantine?
  • 17:50 What would your dream venue be to perform?
  • 18:40 What does it feel like being on stage with thousands of people singing your songs back to you?
  • 19:43 Talk about Clarence, your Fender Telecaster guitar
  • 21:20 Who is one artist you’d like to collaborate with and why?
  • 22:30 What have been unique parenting challenges for you this year?
  • 23:40 Why do you go into the audience at many of your concerts?
  • 25:15 With a new virtual way of connecting, have you learned something new that you didn’t expect about connecting with people?
  • 26:30 Is there a song you look forward to performing every night?

Kevin Guest Joins Kelly & Company to Talk Mental Health

Kevin Guest, Chairman & CEO of USANA Health Sciences, appeared on the Kelly & Company show on May 17, 2022. The 14-minute interview coincided with National Mental Health Awareness Month.

🎙 Listen to the Full Interview: Five steps for improved outcomes during National Mental Health Month

Mental Health Awareness Month | Kelly & Company | Kevin GuestPreviously, Kevin wrote an article (and blog post) detailing the importance of prioritizing mental health. He outlined five ways to lead a more balanced life.

About Kelly & Company

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Kevin Guest on The Daily Flash

Kevin Guest, the author of All the Right Reasons, appeared on The Daily Flash show on Nov. 11, 2021. In the interview, he outlined principles from the book, including The Dorothy Principle and The Cardboard Keyboard Principle.

Watch the full episode of The Daily Flash

Learn more about the principles mentioned in the segment.

5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became a CEO

5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me Before I Became a CEO

5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me Before I Became a CEO

Parveen Panwar, Mr. Activated on social media, invited me to speak as part of his “5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became a CEO” series on Medium.

Read the entire article in Authority Magazine online.

The article includes answers to question such as:

  1. How I embarked on my career path
  2. What I found interesting about the role once I became CEO
  3. Who’s mentored me to help me in my journey
  4. Why diversity, equality, and inclusion are so important
  5. And a few myths about being a CEO

Then, we got into the heart of the article. I provided 5 things I wish someone told me before I became a CEO.

5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became a CEO

Please take a look at the full article in which I expand on the following points. I wish someone would have…

  1. Better educated me on government relations and affairs
  2. Told me that every single member of the senior executive team has value
  3. Better educated me from a financial perspective on publicly traded companies
  4. Better explained the delicate nature of family dynamics in a family-founded business
  5. Told me more about international commerce for a global company

Thank you to Parveen Panwar — Mr. Activated — for inviting me to participate in his series. I enjoyed sharing my thoughts, and I hope my answers provide value to you personally or professionally.

Bass Frontiers TV Interview with Kevin Guest

Kevin Guest, a lifelong musician, best-selling author, and Chairman and CEO of USANA Health Sciences, visited with Bass Frontiers TV to talk about two of his favorite things — music and USANA. The interview — From Bassist to Boss — launched Bass Frontiers’ new YouTube channel on Dec. 8, 2020.

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“As long as I knew my core values, I could stay in harmony with myself.”

All the Right Reasons Book CoverLearn more about living a life in harmony. All the Right Reasons: 12 Timeless Principles for Living a Life in Harmony is available on Amazon. All proceeds benefit the USANA Foundation and its mission to feed hungry children. Each book purchase helps to provide 40 meals.

Kevin Guest on the ‘Therefore, what?’ Podcast

Kevin Guest: Therefore, what? PodcastKevin Guest appeared on the Inside Sources Show on Sept. 8, 2020. He spoke with Boyd Matheson on KSL FM and discussed principles contained in his book, All the Right Reasons.

The full 20-minute conversation can be heard as part of the “Therefore, what?” podcast. “For the Right Reason” (Episode 76) is available now on your podcast platform of choice.

Among the thoughts shared:

  • Take care of yourself so you can then take care of others in need. Self-care is a primary goal.
  • Be present. Live in the now. Stay grounded.
  • If you’re having a mental struggle, seek the help of a professional so you can learn skills to deal with it effectively.
  • For entrepreneurs, every “no” you receive helps you get one step closer to a “yes” and to success.

Kevin Guest is author of All the Right Reasons: 12 Timeless Principles for Living a Life in Harmony is available on Amazon. All proceeds benefit the USANA Foundation and its mission to feed hungry children. Each book purchase helps to provide 40 meals.

Kevin Guest on the Inside Sources Show

Inside Sources - Kevin Guest

Inside Sources - Kevin Guest 2Kevin Guest appeared on the Inside Sources Show on Dec. 23, 2019. He spoke with Boyd Matheson on KSL Newsradio and discussed principles contained in his book, All the Right Reasons.

All the Right Reasons: 12 Timeless Principles for Living a Life in Harmony is available on Amazon. All proceeds benefit the USANA True Health Foundation and its mission to feed hungry children. Each book purchase helps to provide 40 meals.

Kevin Guest Appears on ‘We Are What We Buy’

Kevin Guest, CEO of USANA Health Sciences and author of All the Right Reasons, appears on Voice America’s “We Are What We Buy” show with Dr. Michael R. Solomon.

The episode, which aired on Nov. 14, 2019, is titled: The Direct Selling Model: What 20 Million People Know That You Don’t

Among other topics, Kevin discusses the impact of the Gig Economy.

We Are What We Buy - Kevin Guest

About the ‘We Are What We Buy’ Show

We Are What We Buy helps YOU to understand what drives your customers. On every show, we dive into a topic that helps you to decipher the reasons your customers buy (or don’t).

Michael applies over 30 years of doing research on consumer behavior to talk about what drives us. He’s helped by industry experts who share their experiences from the trenches.

Kevin Guest Returns to The Jennifer Hammond Show

Jennifer J Hammond Show

Kevin Guest, author of All the Right Reasons and USANA CEO, is interviewed for The Jennifer Hammond Show on SiriusXM on Nov. 23, 2019. He previously appeared on the show on Dec. 1, 2018.