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 offers fun and quirky socks directly to customers with their monthly sock subscription service. 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. When parents subscribe to a subscription fee of just $11 per month their child will have two deliveries of socks per month.
Within the next five days after the airing of the episode, Foot Cardigan sold nearly 90,000 pairs of socks.
|$300,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Wayne Johnson
ValPark Mobile helps users when valeted at garages, restaurants, nightclubs, and hotels, to find, pay and manage valet services for their vehicle.
The founder of ValPark Mobile is Wayne Johnson of Washington, D.C. Use the app to request your car, when you are ready to leave and have it outside waiting for you.
Johnson is now a partner at Clout Group in Arlington, Virginia, he started after appearing on Shark Tank, where he’s helped with the opening in May 2017 of the swanky Saint Yves Lounge.
Status: OUT OF BUSINESS
|$80,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Don Hejny
As an anti-slip eyewear retainer, Nerdwax can easily turn any type of glasses into nonslip glasses. Nerdwax is keeping your glasses in place by creating a layer of friction between the skin and your glasses. 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 and is made up using only the best Certified Organic and Cosmetic Grade All-Natural Ingredients. It is also great for your skin and great at keeping your glasses on your face.
Approved for cosmetic use are all of the ingredients contained in Nerdwax. 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. Test a product on the back of your hand or arm first, it is always a good idea to spot.
|$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. They 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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