From company intern to consumer brands vice president at Rich Products Corporation -- owner of some of the largest frozen seafood brands in the United States, including SeaPak and Morey's -- Shannon Gilreath it seems was always destined to work in business.

Growing up in Louisville, Kentucky, she is the daughter of a vice president of sales for a roofing company and dedicated biology teacher mother who encouraged Gilreath to go into business.

"From the very beginning my dad always had the cool job.