Shark Tank season 6 episode 1 introduces a couple from Fort Worth hope to interest the Sharks in their unique way to swaddle a baby. Other pitches include: a nail salon just for men, a better version of the athletic sock, and a free charging station for mobile phones. Also: Mark and Barbara take entrepreneurs to see their products on display at Target stores.
Season 6 Episode 1 in depth
GoPro founder Nick Woodman returns to the Tank in Season 6 for a few episodes. Mark, Barbara, Kevin, Daymond, Lori, and Robert are the regular sharks.
In season 6 episode 1, there is no guest judge.
Life is like business, 20% of what happens to you is 80% of how you react.Daymond John
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 6 Episode 1. 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 6 episode 1:
- Sleeping Baby – Zipadee-Zip Wearable Blanket
- Amber – Phone Charging Station
- Hammer & Nails – Manicure and Pedicure Shop for Men
- Bombas – Athletic Socks
Shark Tank Air Date: 09/26/14 – Season 6 – Episode 1
|$200,000 for 10%||$200,000 for 20%||Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Brett Parker and Stephanie Parker
The Zipadee-Zip is a must-have in every nursery and made from various material blends to keep your baby comfortable. Their Zipadee-Zip sleep swaddle blanket provides a way for your baby to stay warm and cozy similar to a baby burrito blanket. Their Zipadee-Zip acts as a swaddle transition for babies aged three months and older.
The Zipadee-Zip sleep pod helps your baby sleep safer – no loose blankets in the crib. The slight resistance in the wing-span allows a baby to move around freely while still providing the enclosed, cozy sensation babies enjoy so much in the swaddle and the womb.
The Parkers decided it was in their best interest to move forward without a Shark and turned down the deal with Daymond John. Since then, the company has grown leaps and bounds with an expanded product line available across the U.S. and internationally in Canada, Mexico and Europe.
|$200,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Kyle Byrd and Bill Shuey
Amber is a mobile device charging station for public spaces where devices can be left to charge safely. It also gives owners a means to monetize the charging service that they have been providing for free.
The idea was for leasing Amber charging stations to bars, malls, airports, movie theaters, arenas, and other venues to offer as a convenience to their customers.
The phone owner would simply register their fingerprint using a biometric fingerprint scanner, select one of the seven available compartments to put their phone in and connect it to a charger.
Status: OUT OF BUSINESS
|$200,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Michael Elliot
Hammer & Nails is a nail shop for guys, providing hand and foot care in a masculine environment featuring oversized leather chairs, personal flat-screen TVs, premium sports channels, high-end headphones and complimentary beverages.
The founder of Hammer and Nails, Michael Elliot wanted something more than just the norm when walked into a local nail shop.
Hammer and Nails represent more than just a manicure and pedicure salon. It is a grooming shop for guys. He opened his first Hammer & Nails salon in Los Angeles in November 2013.
|$200,000 for 5%||$200,000 for 17.5%||Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Randy Goldberg and David Heath
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