Category Archives: angel investors

Shark Tank episode aired November 4, 2016

Many entrepreneurial lessons can be learned from this week’s Shark Tank episode. First up was Meagan from EcoFlower whose faux flower business was booming (not blooming!). Meagan had great instincts but no money when she started her business. In fact, … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired October 14, 2016

Interesting assortment of entrepreneurs and products in this episode. Doug from biem was the clear standout and is the winner of this week’s Sharky award for entrepreneurial excellence. Doug has a background in the food industry and has created a … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired September 20, 2013

The first episode of Season 5 of Shark Tank had some lively exchanges among the Sharks, but the entrepreneurs’ presentations were not particularly impressive. That said, one of the entrepreneurs stood head and shoulders above the rest and will win the … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired on 8/10/2012

A previous Platinum Sharky winner returned to the Shark Tank this week. James Martin from Copa Da Vino once again wins my Platinum Sharky Award for superior entrepreneurial performance. James had originally appeared  in March of 2011 with Annual Sales of $500K. … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired July 13, 2012

One of the things I really like about this year’s Shark Tank TV show is that almost every episode raises a big issue facing today’s entrepreneurs.  In this episode, the US patent system was “examined” and became the subject of an intense debate … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired July 6, 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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