Monthly Archives: May 2012

Shark Tank Contestant Using “Crowd Funding” Technique

Gary Gagnon founder of REMYXX recently appeared on the final episode of Season 3 of Shark Tank. He received a verbal offer from Shark Daymond which has since been put on hold.  In the meantime, Gary is using a “Crowd Funding” technique using the Kickstarter … Continue reading

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Shark Tank aired May 25, 2012

This episode of Shark Tank originally aired January 20, 2012……. The Sharks were back together again for Season 3. For some reason, the producers of the show decided to turn Mark Cuban into a heavy-handed bad guy and Kevin O’Leary … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired May 18, 2012

Every week I evaluate the performance of the four entrepreneurs appearing on the Shark Tank TV show. The best contestants receive Sharky Awards and the rest get Shark Chum. Platinum Sharky Award…..Phil from Uni Key  I don’t think I’ve ever … Continue reading

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Becoming a contestant on the Shark Tank TV Show

I recently spoke with Gary Gagnon, the founder of REMYXX, about how he became a contestant on Shark Tank. Gary will be appearing on tomorrow night’s episode of Shark Tank (May 18, 2012) in hopes of getting an investment for … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired May 11, 2012

The entrepreneurs appearing on this episode of Shark Tank were light on Revenue but long on enthusiasm and potential. That said, I awarded two Sharky Awards for entrepreneurial excellence. Platinum Sharky……Dance with Me, Billy Blanks  Billy Blanks is the son of Billy … Continue reading

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Do the Sharks ever change their minds after the cameras stop rolling?

Ever wonder if the Sharks have second thoughts after they make a deal during an episode of Shark Tank? I am aware of several deals that got killed, delayed, or re-negotiated during due diligence after the taping of the show. That … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired May 4, 2012

This week’s episode featured an eclectic group of entrepreneurs. One had his act together and wins this week’s Platinum Sharky award. Platinum Sharky Award…..Fleetwood Hicks, Villy Custom     Fleetwood’s company sold custom “fashion” bicycles online. He’s leveraged his experience in the fashion industry to … Continue reading

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