Category Archives: Crowd Funding

Shark Tank episode aired October 28, 2016

No sense airing a great episode when competing with a World Series game. When the highlight of the show is two grown men dressed as potatoes, you’re certainly not in danger of wasting your “A” material! Although this eclectic collection … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired March 11, 2016

Victoria and Tim from Innovation Pet make toys for pets…… Dog Houses, Kitty Connection (think of a jungle gym for cats), and Chicken Coups make up the majority of their sales. They have $2.5 million in revenues with margins of … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired February 26, 2016

Great episode! Many lessons-learned can benefit current and future entrepreneurs. The winner of tonite’s  Sharky Award for entrepreneurial excellence is Katherine from Betterback. Katherine has created and developed a sling-like device that helps people with back pain. Since 8 out … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired January 15, 2016

This was one of the most thought-provoking Shark Tank episodes ever. I had so many questions after watching this episode. How can a company with no sales and with no product experience be worth $10 million? How can a company with … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired December 4, 2015

Two Sharky’s are being awarded to the entrepreneurs appearing on this week’s episode. One business was a low risk-low reward business and one was a high risk-high reward business. First, Sarah Oliver from Sarah Oliver Handbags gave a winning presentation and answered (with … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired May 8, 2015

Very strong episode…lots of variety and three deals were made. Each of the entrepreneurs did an excellent job, so I will be giving three Sharky Awards for entrepreneurial excellence. Platinum Sharky Award……Keri and Alesia from You Kick Ass have invested … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired May 1, 2015

The winner of this episode’s Sharky Award for entrepreneurial excellence is……. Pat (Boone) and Ethan from Zero Pollution Motors have the rights to build and sell a car that runs on air in the State of Hawaii. The car runs on compressed … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired February 20, 2015

This episode featured businesses started while the contestants were still in college. This was the strongest group of future entrepreneurs EVER to appear on Shark Tank!!!!! I loved their confidence, vision, and knowledge. They were all very impressive and gave great … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired February 13, 2015

The winner of this week’s Sharky Award for entrepreneurial excellence is C. C. Conrad from Boobypack. I love Boobypack’s tag line…..”A fanny pack for your rack”. That pretty much says it all.  C.C. has created a sports bra with pockets … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired January 16, 2015

This episode featured an impressive line-up of entrepreneurs. Alas, not all of them had impressive businesses. The runaway hit of the show was Max from Lumio, who wins the Sharky Award for entrepreneurial excellence. Max had developed a beautiful, unique lighting system … Continue reading

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