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"Shark Tank" meets TED talks: Phoenix TV show will help entrepreneurs seeking equity crowdfunding

Local entrepreneurs involved in technology, fashion, food and real estate are invited to apply for a new, locally filmed television show that is like "Shark Tank" meets TED talks. The “Banc Tank” TV show will give entrepreneurs an opportunity to rais.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2017

A "Shark Tank" judge reveals the one thing entrepreneurs do that always catches his attention

ABC/Michael Desmond "Shark Tank" investor and entrepreneur Robert Herjavec has called Tipsy Elves, an ugly Christmas-sweater company, his best investment on the show yet. Herjavec invested $100,000 for 10% equity in the business in 2013. Two year.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 9th, 2017

Phoenix app receives investment from two "Shark Tank" investors

Phoenix-based Bravo Tip or Pay had a successful pitch on Sunday’s “Shark Tank” after two Sharks chose to invest in the company, which is the first outside investment for the app startup. Popular investors and entrepreneurs Lori Greiner, known.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2017

Clothing line for dads drowns on ‘Shark Tank’ — but its founder keeps swimming

ABC’s “Shark Tank” teaches many lessons to its investment-seeking entrepreneurs. But perhaps the biggest takeaway: Failure in the tank can still bring success. That was made clear Sunday, when D.C. resident Andrew Bentley pitched Father Figure, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2017

As New "Shark Tank" Entrepreneurs Take Stage, Original Contestants Reflect on Lessons Learned

The contestants from the first season talk about the pros and cons of being the show's "guinea pigs.".....»»

Category: topSource: incOct 2nd, 2017

Raleigh entrepreneur cuts deal during "Shark Tank" episode

A nude model, a pair of Raleigh entrepreneurs and an equity stake: ABC's entrepreneurial pitch contest 'Shark Tank," featuring Wine & Design founders Patrick and Heather Mills, made for a memorable Friday. Instead of just pitching the numbers to ABC.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2017

Raleigh entrepreneur cuts deal with O"Leary during "Shark Tank" episode

A nude model, a pair of Raleigh entrepreneurs and an equity stake: ABC's entrepreneurial pitch contest 'Shark Tank," featuring Wine & Design founders Patrick and Heather Mills, made for a memorable Friday. Instead of just pitching the numbers to ABC.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 12th, 2017

"Shark Tank" is coming back to N.C. for auditions

ABC’s Shark Tank is coming to Charlotte for auditions this spring. The show features entrepreneurs and inventors pitching their business ideas to a panel of tough investors including Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and real estate mogul Barba.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2017

Here"s what Daymond John has learned from 8 years of investing on Shark Tank

"Shark Tank" costar and entrepreneur Daymond John talks about the many things he's learned over the past 8 years as an investor on the show. Follow BI Video: On Twitter.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2017

The best advice "Shark Tank" investors have given entrepreneurs

"Shark Tank"/ABC The reality show “Shark Tank” has been helping entrepreneurs live the American dream since its 2009 debut. Now in its eighth season, the self-made sharks have invested more than $66 million — as .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 20th, 2017

Shark Tank-Wannabe "Hatched" Hunting For The Next Spanx

The wild success of ABC’s hit business reality show, Shark Tank, spawned a shoal of knockoffs, hunting for the next Spanx or Popchips. Hatched, now in its second season, focuses on young entrepreneurs peddling consumer packaged goods. Besides pitching i.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 19th, 2016

10 Most Successful Shark Tank Products Ever

Today, we decided to present you with 10 most successful Shark Tank products ever! Just in case you don’t know, Shark Tank is a reality television series that started in 2009 and it featured numerous aspiring entrepreneurs. In the show, these entrep.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyNov 11th, 2016

Popular "Shark Tank" star talks tech, investing and adapting to change at Phoenix tech conference

Shark Tank star, entrepreneur and investor Robert Herjavec warned a Phoenix crowd Thursday that if they’re not comfortable with change, they probably shouldn’t be here. “Nothing changes as fast as technology,” said Herjavec to a crowd of about 40.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2016

Three innovators to meet "Shark Tank"-style with investors at conference

Three entrepreneurs will pitch their businesses to a school of sharks on Thursday. Shark Tank Hawaii, an event modeled after the ABC show “Shark Tank,” will be part of a two-day conference sponsored by the Hawaii Business Roundtable and the Universit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2016

The 18 worst "Shark Tank" pitches ever

"Shark Tank"/ABCHundreds of entrepreneurs have pitched their companies on "Shark Tank" since the show debuted in 2009, but some of the most memorable pitches are the worst ones. They stand out for different reasons. In some, the products are ridiculous. I.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 23rd, 2016

A "Shark Tank" investor reveals how 12-hour days of shooting affect the deals that get made

"Shark Tank"/ABC When "Shark Tank" returns on September 23 for its season-eight premiere, millions of Americans will tune in to watch a reality show with real stakes, where entrepreneurs pitch their companies to a panel of investors who can potentially ch.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 22nd, 2016

They Call Him "Mr. Wonderful," but Here"s Why Kevin O"Leary Is Good for "Shark Tank" Entrepreneurs

When the Shank Tank judge tells founders that their products are "poo poo on a stick," it's often coming from a good place......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 6th, 2017

Actor Edward Norton Talks Running a Crowdfunding Business and Being Raised by Entrepreneurs

The three-time Academy Award nominee is trying to improve on the crowdfunding platforms already out there. He's also teaming up with Newman's Own Foundation for a big holiday charity competition......»»

Category: topSource: incNov 29th, 2017

Germany Equity ETF (FGM) Hits New 52-Week High

Germany ETF hits a new 52-week high amid coalition talks. Investors seeking momentum may have First Trust Germany AlphaDEX Fund FGM on radar now. The fund recently hit a new 52-week high. Shares of FGM .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytNov 28th, 2017

What Theranos"s Downfall Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Pitching

Shark Tank is fun but only entertainment. Investors don't need another Theranos......»»

Category: topSource: incNov 22nd, 2017

Canada, Mexico try more flexibility as key NAFTA round opens

MEXICO CITY, Nov 17 (Reuters) - A key round of talks to update the NAFTA trade pact formally opened on Friday with Canada and Mexico seeking to show more flexibility about addressing hard line U.S. demands that they had previously dismissed as unworkable......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 17th, 2017