Shark Tank season 7 episode 28 introduces sleep-away camp for adults; a 15-year-old who created better equipment for her favorite sport; a revamped version of the pinball machine.
Season 7 Episode 28 in depth
In season 7 episode 28, there is no guest judge.
I take pride in the fact that all my new ventures began as small businesses and became million and billion-dollar successes.Kevin O’Leary
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 7 Episode 28. 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 7 episode 28:
- Gladiator Lacrosse – Training Equipment
- VPcabs Virtual Pinball Machines
- Camp No Counselors – Summer Party Camp for Adults
- EVP (Extreme Vehicle Protection) – Flood Protection Bag for Cars
Shark Tank Air Date: 05/13/16 – Season 7 – Episode 28
|$100,000 for 15%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Rachel Zietz
Gladiator Lacrosse is a Lacrosse gear company formed by a young entrepreneur, Rachel Zietz. The young lacrosse player unhappy with the low quality and high cost of other at-home training aids. This target is a great way for beginners and intermediate players to improve their game.
The seven target areas allow you to continually reinforce your shooting fundamentals. The target shooter attaches easily with included bungee fasteners and features an eye-catching modern gladiator design.
She attended a youth business pitch contest and was awarded around 2,000 dollars for her idea. Rachel took those funds and formed what we now know as Gladiator Lacrosse. In the first year, Gladiator Lacrosse had 2M in annual sales.
|$200,000 for 10%||$200,000 for 25%||Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Brad Baker
VPcabs is the number one Virtual Pinball maker on the Planet. The Vertigo combines state of the art pinball games with all your favorite classic arcade games from the 80’s and 90’s! The physical game surface is replaced by a high definition digital screen. VPCabs produces 4 models of virtual pinball machines.
VPcabs were more economical for the buyer because you only had to purchase one machine to get access to hundreds of games, according to Brad Baker. Brad said VPcabs was more versatile since it could do things that traditional pinball couldn’t since it was on a digital platform.
|$300,000 for 7.5%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Adam Tichauer
Campers enjoy a three-night weekend filled with land and water sports, arts and crafts, including gourmet food and an open bar. Each group consists of 200 like-minded people who are specially selected by the camp because they share similar interests. The “Parent Trap” inspired camp weekend is filled with games, sports, and arts and crafts activities along with epic nightly themed parties, plenty of booze, and gourmet meals prepared by chefs.
The founder of Camp No Counselors is Adam Tichauer. Camp No Counselors is offered in 10 cities including Austin, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York, San Francisco, and Toronto.
Campers can set their own schedule, choosing from activities like archery, friendship bracelet making, ropes courses, a zip-line, s’mores by the fire, rock climbing, swimming, dodgeball, kickball, tie-dye, slip n’ slide, talent shows, color wars, and many more activities.
|$50,000 for 20%||$50,000 for 33%||Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Kenny Lerner and Matthew Harris
The EVP is the only low-cost emergency device available on the market to protect cars, trucks & SUVs against rising tide conditions in high-risk flood zone areas. Everything will be completely waterproof, dustproof, and protected. In addition to being a deterrent to most critters and insects. This is a worry-free solution to short or long term storage and protection.
With protection from 24 to 36 inches of rising tide & floodwaters, it is designed to keep your car safe when the weather threatens your valuable property. They’ve designed it for ease of use and can be quickly set up in under 10 minutes with 2 people.
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