Monthly Archives: February 2012

Shark Tank Episode 6 aired February 24, 2012

Very entertaining episode this week. Two of the entrepreneurs were funded by the Sharks and two were eaten alive. This week the two Sharky Awards for Entrepreneurial excellence go to: Platinum Sharky Award…..Raven Thomas, The Painted Pretzel Raven got the deal … Continue reading

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Shark Tank Episode 5-aired February 17,2012

Great group of entrepreneurs on this week’s episode! The winners of this week’s Sharky Awards are: Platinum Sharky Award……Steve and Shane, Talbott Teas These guys had a great story. They had invested $350K of their own money to start a company that … Continue reading

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Shark Tank-Episode 4 aired February 10, 2012

The entrepreneurs appearing on this episode of Shark Tank were all passionate about their products. Two received investments from the Sharks and two were sent packing. This week’s Sharky Awards go to: Platinum Sharky……Shelly Ehler, Show No (Pancho like “changing … Continue reading

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The Shark Tank “Made in America” Controversy

One of the entrepreneurs appearing on the January 27th episode of Shark Tank didn’t receive any investment offers from the Sharks based on the founder’s refusal to consider having his product manufactured outside the US in order to reduce costs. His product is … Continue reading

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Shark Tank-February 3, 2012 Episode Review

As weak as the Entrepreneurs were last week (no Sharky Awards given), this week’s presenters were just outstanding!!!!!  My top three Sharky winners are: Platinum Sharky……..Travis Perry, Chord Buddy Travis Perry ended up getting $125K from Robert for 20% of his … Continue reading

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