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Nov. 19, 2020

#239: Josh Clemente, Founder of Levels, an Innovative Andreessen Horowitz-Backed Startup with a 45,000 Person Waitlist Helping People Maximize Their Metabolic Health

#239: Josh Clemente, Founder of Levels, an Innovative Andreessen Horowitz-Backed Startup with a 45,000 Person Waitlist Helping People Maximize Their Metabolic Health

, Founder of , is a mechanical engineer and CrossFit-L2 trainer. At SpaceX, he led a team to develop life support systems that sustained astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley on their May 2020 trip to the International Space Station aboard Dragon...


Josh Clemente, Founder of Levels, is a mechanical engineer and CrossFit-L2 trainer. At SpaceX, he led a team to develop life support systems that sustained astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley on their May 2020 trip to the International Space Station aboard Dragon Endeavor: the first new crew-carrying spacecraft since 1980. Josh has also spent time designing and building Hyperloop technology and leading engineering for a company providing vehicle-based rescue systems for emergency response teams. Josh enjoys the outdoors, functional fitness training, technology, coffee, and restoring motorcycles.

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Some of the Topics Covered by Josh Clemente in this Episode

  • What Josh is doing with Levels today and why he started it
  • How your metabolism affects how you process food
  • The working environment at SpaceX and why Josh got burnt out
  • How Josh decided when the timing was right to quit his job to start Levels
  • How to build a world-class team
  • The product Josh and his team created at Levels
  • The educational component of Levels and how that's led to a waitlist of 50,000 people
  • The competitive landscape in this space
  • What's been helpful for Josh around leading the company
  • The importance of transparency
  • Fundraising for Levels
  • What Josh's schedule looks like today
  • Why Josh is doing more endurance training in his own workouts now

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