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Scam or Superior Product? How One Entrepreneur Dealt With Scandal After Early Success. The Shredz CEO explains how he built his company and how he has shouldered the responsibility for it.

By Gerard Adams

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Hopefully, your business never has to deal with scandal. But, how would you deal with it if it ever does?

In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Gerard Adams sits down with Shredz CEO Arvin Lal to talk about how Lal built his exercise supplement company -- how he built a brand and customer trust. Then, Lal and Adams talk about what happened when one of Shredz's influencers photoshopped pictures of himself to exaggerate his own fitness level.

How has Shredz recovered from the controversy and criticism? What can you take away from the company's success and struggles? Click play to learn more.

See more episodes of Leaders Create Leaders Season 1 and 2 on Gerard Adam's YouTube channel.

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Gerard Adams

The Millennial Mentor

Gerard Adams is The Millennial Mentor™, inspiring the generation to leverage their passions for success and create the lifestyle they dream of. A serial entrepreneur, angel investor, self-made millionaire by the age of 24 and millennial himself, he is most popularly known as the co-founder of Elite Daily. To date, he has built, backed or invested in nine businesses across multiple industries that have all delivered over seven-figure profits. Gerard has recently developed a video series, Leaders Create Leaders, to offer a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur. Learn more at GerardAdams.com

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