Shark Tank season 7 episode 3 introduces a sock-of-the-month club; wooden bow ties, lapel accessories and fedoras; a valet and garage parking app; a balm that stops eyeglasses from slipping; an update on some of Kevin O’Leary’s previous deals.
Season 7 Episode 3 in depth
In this season 7 episode 3, the guest judge is Troy Carter.
Troy Carter is an American music manager who is the founder, chairman and CEO of Atom Factory, a talent management and full-service film and television production company. He was the global head of creator services at Spotify.
Carter appeared as a guest Shark during the seventh season of reality TV show Shark Tank.
In 2011, he co-founded The Backplane, a Silicon Valley-based startup that attempts to “redefine social media” by allowing celebrities and brands to “connect with fans.
Whatever you do, don’t stay up in a stuffy office away from your people. Get right in there, side by side with your employees. Get hands-on and show them there’s no task beneath you.Lori Greiner
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 7 Episode 3. 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 3:
- Foot Cardigan – Sock Subscription Service
- ValPark Valet Parking App
- Nerdwax – Stops Glasses from Slipping
- Two Guys Bow Ties – Wooden Bow Ties
Shark Tank Air Date: 10/09/15 – Season 7 – Episode 3
|$250,000 for 10%||$250,000 for 20%||Mark Cuban and Troy Carter|
Entrepreneurs: Bryan DeLuca, Matt McClard, Tom Browning and Kelly Largent
Foot Cardigan is a sock subscription service that delivers fun and quirky socks right to customers’ front doors on a monthly basis. Bryan DeLuca and Matt McClard are the founders of Foot Cardigan
Each month, a designed pair of socks arrive at the customers’ door for a monthly subscription fee of $9 per month. For a subscription fee of just $11 per month, parents can subscribe to have two deliveries of socks for their child per month.
After the airing of the episode, Foot Cardigan sold nearly 90,000 pairs of socks within the next five days.
|$300,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Wayne Johnson
ValPark Mobile was an app designed for users to find, pay and manage valet services for their vehicle when valeted at restaurants, garages, nightclubs, and hotels.
The founder of ValPark Mobile is Wayne Johnson of Washington, D.C. When you are ready to leave, use the app to request your car and have it outside waiting for you.
Since appearing on Shark Tank, Johnson has moved on professionally and is now partner at Clout Group in Arlington, Virginia, where he’s helped with the opening of the swanky Saint Yves Lounge in May 2017.
Status: OUT OF BUSINESS
|$80,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Don Hejny
Nerdwax is an anti slip eyewear retainer that can easily turn any type of glasses into non slip glasses. Nerdwax works by creating a layer of friction between your glasses and skin, keeping your glasses in place. Nerdwax is a great alternative to anti-slip ear hooks and stick on silicone non-slip nose pads – now you can stop sliding glasses without changing the look or feel of your glasses.
Nerdwax is formulated with your skin in mind! It’s made up of only the best Cosmetic Grade All-Natural and Certified Organic Ingredients. So, Not only is it great at keeping your glasses on your face, it is also great for your skin!
All of the ingredients contained in Nerdwax are approved for cosmetic use. With that being said, as with any product that comes in contact with your skin it is possible to be allergic to one of the ingredients contained in nerdwax. It is always a good idea to spot test a product on the back of your hand or arm first.
|$150,000 for 10%||$150,000 for 17.5% + 10% percent royalty until $150,000 is repaid||Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Adam Teague and Tim Paslay
Arthur is what all the cool kids are wearing. It’s trendy orange patterned fabric centerpiece along with the striking grain and color of the Rose wood will add that extra dose of dandy to your outfit. We promise wooden bowtie definitely won’t let you down.
Derived from a collaboration of creative and tasteful minds, Two Guys Bow Ties is an accessory created for a daring new generation of men set to express themselves with originality and flair. Launched in Tulsa, Oklahoma in 2012, Two Guys Bow Ties is the brainchild of designers, Adam Teague and Tim Paslay.
Looking to fill a void in men’s accessories the pair developed hand crafted bow ties that enabled them to fuse old school craftsmanship with modern style. Their efforts resulted in an innovative and superior product that established wood as a new and distinctive material in the fashion industry.
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