Shark Tank season 3 episode 1 introduces NBA champion Bill Walton helps a triathlete pitch his idea for a unique water bottle; a ghostwriter from California seeks a business investment; two women from Minnesota present their online business that helps people plan their own funerals.
Season 3 Episode 1 in depth
In season 3 episode 14, there is no guest judge.
Nobody has a monopoly on good ideas.Kevin O’Leary
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 3 Episode 1. Many scammers claim they’ve received big investments from the Sharks or they have been on the show. If you don’t see a business on this list, they haven’t been actually on Shark Tank. 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 3 episode 1:
Shark Tank Air Date: 01/20/12 – Season 3 – Episode 1
|$60,000 for 5%||$60,000 for 8%||Mark Cuban|
Entrepreneurs: David Mayer and Bill Walton
Clean Bottle is a water container that is made with ease of cleaning in mind by unscrewing from the bottom as well as the top. Founded in 2010, The world’s first sports bottle with easy-to-clean and a removable bottom cap is created by Clean Bottle. Dave Mayer has accomplished that goal after 54 prototypes, and 3 years working on and appropriately named His invention The Clean Bottle.
Clean Bottle is now in 6 countries, and in over 5000 stores nationally with a variety of hydration products and bottles for hikers, cyclists, runners, CrossFit, yoga, and more.
Perfect for business, parties, or promotions is the new feature rolled out by Clean Bottle for custom printing on all its bottles.
|$200k for 10%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Michael Levin
Levin is the owner of Business Ghost writing services that helps you get your story told in a professional manner.
The Business Ghost services will organize your ideas, if you have a great idea for a book, design your cover, as well as publish your book and even after the finished product is ready can help with marketing.
They are now an internationally respected ghostwriting firm with two New York Times bestsellers, 16 national bestsellers, and delighted clients on five continents.
|$150,000 for 15%||$150,000 for 30%||Mark Cuban and Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Alashe Nelson
EZ VIP is a website where people can pre-purchase a night out on the town without the fear of getting turned away from a venue.
Simply pre-paying in advance for your bottle table at the Hottest Nightclub’s the VIP Treatment is guarantees with TheEZ VIP Business.
The founder and owner of EZ-VIP, Alashe Nelson, has created a professional-looking website making it super easy to pre-purchase your night out on the town without risk possibly the table rates drastically rise or getting turned away at the door.
The Business was already successfully launched in the Miami, Florida area, at the time of Nelson’s appearance on the Shark Tank.
Status: OUT OF BUSINESS
|$100,000 for 10%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Nancy Bush and Sue Kruskopf
My Wonderful Life is a personalized service for planning your own funeral in advance. A large insurance company has been partnered with them to offer a plan that gives people the opportunity to prepay for their funeral. Nancy started the company along with her friend, Sue Kruskopf, after taking care of her husband for 10 months after his cancer diagnosis.
Using their easy planning tools, you can ensure you’re remembered exactly as you want. Helping a loved one or a parent to create their plan can give you both peace of mind and lasting memories.
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