Zhena Muzyka

Zhena Muzyka is a socially responsible business leader who founded Zhena’s Gypsy Tea in 2000 and pioneered fair trade in the industry. An inspirational speaker, meditation teacher, and podcast host, she is celebrated for her work in sustainable business practices. Zhena was named one of Coco Eco’s “20 Most Inspiring Women,” Country Living Women Entrepreneur Honoree, and has received the Enterprising Women of the Year Award and the Socially Responsible Business Award, among others. Zhena lives in California and can be found at www.Zhena.TV.

Books by this Author

Life by the Cup


Be Inspired by Zhena's Journey in Life By the Cup

In LIFE BY THE CUP, the founder of Zhena’s Gypsy Tea Company tells her extraordinary story of struggle, hope, and audacity, inspiring you to overcome setbacks—no matter how daunting—and pursue your dreams.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. With a mission to serve, you cannot fail.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. My huge hair, or maybe my huge laugh--combined probably.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Oh to sing! WIth a last name like "Muzyka" which means music, it's like a cosmic joke that I don't have a musical bone in my body.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. This is a great question, I would have to say my Gypsy grandmother Maria, she was a passioante woman who taught me that all problems can be solved by feeding and nurturing others.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Getting my son health coverage and a life-saving operation when he was 6-weeks old. Without Sage, there would be no me.