Shark Tank season 1 episode 14 introduces a woman from Chicago is first into the Shark Tank with a presentation of a shoe fashion show, which leave Kevin O’Leary confused. A couple from La Habra Heights, California come to pitch their liquid llama fertilizer. A sister act from Chicago pitch their funny company that mails balls with messages on them. A man from Bend, Oregon comes with a bendable, geometric toy and a man from Delroy Beach, Florida has created a hands-free umbrella.
Season 1 Episode 14 in depth
In this season 1 episode 14, there is no guest judge.
Kevin Harrington (born October 15, 1956) is an American entrepreneur and business executive. He has appeared on the television series Shark Tank and the American annual invention trade show Inpex 2012 as Keynote Speaker.
Harrington became a Member of Advisory Board at AbsolutelyNew, Inc. and the Chairman and Senior Executive Officer of H & H Imports Inc.
Harrington was the Director of Infusion Brands International, Inc. from 2006 to 2008. In 2007, he became the Chief Executive Officer of ResponzeTV Plc and the Executive Director of ResponzeTV Plc, leaving both positions in 2008.
Harrington was one of the original panel members and investors (“Sharks”) on the ABC TV series Shark Tank from its inception in 2009. He left in 2011 after two seasons of the show.
There is a saying in business that the first person to say the number loses.Daymond John
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 1 Episode 14. Many scammers claim they’ve received big investments from the Sharks or they have been on the show. They were not actually on Shark Tank if you don’t see a business on this list. Some of the top places you can use to check are on Wikipedia and also ABC’s episode guide.
List with all the appearances in season 1 episode 14:
Shark Tank Air Date: 02/05/10 – Season 1 – Episode 14
|$90,000 for 51%||$90,000 for 51%||Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Mark Burginger
Qubits is a new construction toy for kids. Recommended for ages 4 to 16, even adults could have fun with these new shapes. Created by an independent inventor, Qubits encourage exploration in engineering, architecture, geometry and design.
Unlike Lincoln Logs or Tinker Toys, or even Legos in recent years, there’s no pre-determined plan to follow with Qubits, only your imagination. Parents will also appreciate that Qubits are dishwasher-safe! Qubits are 100% made in the USA.
Qubits are a Construction Toy alternative that not only helps your child understand modular design and geometric shapes, but are fun as well. Qubits is a great STEM tool and is currently used in classrooms and schools across the country.
|$125,000 for 10%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Aida Lough and Phil Lough
Llama Brew is a liquid, organic fertilizer made from “llama doo”. The couple Aida Lough and Phil Lough had a provisional patent on the process of converting the excrement to fertilizer.
It’s a natural fertilizer where most fertilizers use chemicals. All sharks were out due to the high evaluation.
|$200,000 for 25%||$200,000 for 51%||Kevin Harrington and Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Alan Kaufman
Nubrella is a ‘breakthrough’ product innovation. Nubrella offers users complete hands-free and wind-resistant coverage replacing the incompetent raincoat and having to hold an umbrella. Nubrella has identified over 150 applications in the recreational and commercial fields.
Consumers and workers worldwide are gravitating to Nubrella because of its value proposition. Nubrella offers a custom-designed backpack that attaches in the rear for those who want a Nubrella but also need a backpack.
The company owns numerous patents throughout the US and Internationally. Alan Kaufman, founder of the company is an entrepreneur and inventor with a 20+ year successful track record in the wireless/mobile and consumer product industries.
|$150,000 for 15%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Nicole Jones
Pillars of Slippers, founded by Nicole Jones, is a home-based shoe business with a sales model similar to Tupperware parties.
Nicole was looking for $150,000 for 15% of her business with the goal to franchise her business.
|$86,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Michele Kapustka and Melisa Moroko
Send-A-Ball will literally send a bouncy ball in the mail on your behalf to any recipient you designate. Your greetings will be all the more happily received this way! Send-A-Ball is run by two sisters who live across the street from each other, and wanted to have a business that would give them the freedom and flexibility to spend time with their families.
The company offers a service for sending a playful greeting “card” in the form of a toy ball that actually travels through the mail already inflated.
The sisters Michele Kapustka and Melisa Moroko came to the Shark Tank looking for an investor, who can help them scale the business.
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