Shark Tank season 3 episode 6 introduces a business idea of a Phoenix, AZ man who wants them to invest in a watch he claims provides health benefits; a stay-at-home mom from Gilbert, AZ could lose her gourmet pretzel business if she leaves the Tank without an investor; a man from Bozeman, MT with a no-tools-required furniture system hopes he can assemble a deal; and an inventor from Fullerton, CA has a small but powerful idea that could make him a millionaire. Also, Johnson Barley from Broken Arrow, OK, whose Original Man Candle did not spark a deal with the Sharks in Season Two, talks about his business since his appearance.
Season 3 Episode 6 in depth
In season 3 episode 12, the guest judge is Lori Greiner.
Lori Greiner is an American television personality, inventor, and entrepreneur. She is an investor on the reality TV show Shark Tank and its spin-off Beyond the Tank. She has been known as the “Queen of QVC” since 2000.
In March 2014, she authored the book Invent it, Sell it, Bank it! – Make Your Million Dollar Idea into a Reality.
Greiner is the president and founder of For Your Ease Only, Inc.
Be risky at work. Be safe with your investments.Robert Herjavec
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 3 Episode 6. 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 3 episode 6:
Shark Tank Air Date: 02/24/12 – Season 3 – Episode 6
|$150,000 for 15%||$150,000 for 65%||Lori Greiner|
Entrepreneurs: Rick Hopper
Readerest has the #1 selling magnetic eyeglass holder with over 3 million units sold worldwide. Dropping, scratching, and losing your eyeglasses are now a thing of the past.
Millions of people are constantly dropping, scratching and misplacing their readers, sunglasses, and safety glasses. Most likely, you’ve experienced this too and have spent money on your glasses.
Readerest keeps your eyewear safe and secure when it’s not on your face. You can easily attach your eyewear to any article of clothing and your glasses will be with you at all times.
|$250,000 for 25%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Jared Joyce
Five-Minute Furniture is a system that allows for furniture that’s easily assembled without hand tools, screws or bolts. Modular and customizable, the patented Five-Minute Furniture system comes in a variety of sizes and allows users to built the furniture that best suits their living space.
When not in use, it packs flat just as easily as it is assembled. Five-Minute Furniture was created by an architect who was inspired by a prefabricated bookshelf that caught his attention while he worked at a retail store.
He has approached many furniture manufacturers who all believe the high costs of production outweigh the product’s ease of assembly.
Status: OUT OF BUSINESS
|$100,000 for 25%||$100,000 for 25%||Mark Cuban|
Entrepreneurs: Raven Thomas
The Painted Pretzel sells creative, gourmet chocolate-covered pretzel confections in brick-and-mortar retail stores and online. The business offers pretzel knots, pretzel rods, pretzel bark, and pretzel turtles in a variety of flavors and sizes configured into bundles and samplers.
The company has also expanded into corporate gifts, and they count numerous Fortune 500 companies among its customers. Since appearing on the show, The Painted Pretzel has also begun to do fundraising business. Organizations seeking to raise money can buy customized pretzels for resale towards their cause.
The pretzels are coated in many types of chocolate including white, dark, milk, butterscotch, peanut butter and mint.
|$35,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Ryan Naylor
Esso Watches are ionized wristwatches that claim to improve your body’s energy field. Now branded TAGI Gear, the company currently sells TAGI watches that are made of silicone and still claim to be equipped with negative ion technology, although such claims appear to have taken a backseat to the aesthetic appeal of the watches.
There are two TAGI watch models: a digital version and an analog version. Both are water-resistant and available in a number of fun color choices. Ryan Naylor, founder of the company has sold over $120,000.00 worth from a $10k investment before its appearance on Shark Tank.
Status: OUT OF BUSINESS
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