Shark Tank season 7 episode 5 introduces a pitch prompts a harsh brush-off; managing excess Halloween candy with a children’s book and gifts; premium beef jerky; a mirror designed to build self-esteem.
Season 7 Episode 5 in depth
In season 7 episode 5, there is no guest judge.
I always think it’s a smart move to have your eyes on everything in your business, everywhere. Go see your factory with your own eyes when you’re in a position to. No one knows your business better than you do and you have to see every aspect of it for yourself.Lori Greiner
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 7 Episode 5. 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 5:
- The Skinny Mirror – Makes You Look Slimmer
- xCraft – Lightning Fast Drone Quadcopter
- Switch Witch – Halloween Doll that Swaps Candy for Gifts
- Three Jerks Beef Jerky – Filet Mignon Jerky
Shark Tank Air Date: 10/23/15 – Season 7 – Episode 5
|$200,000 for 20%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Belinda Jasmine
The Skinny Mirror has a subtle slimming effect on the reflection of its user with 5 to 10 pounds slimmer. It came in a variety of sizes — the smallest (13″ x 49″) retailed for $99. The entrepreneur behind Skinny Mirror is Belinda Jasmine from Sand City, California.
Studies show that our self-image is directly tied to energy levels, feelings of competence, and ‘perceived’ attractiveness.
You may be one of many struggling to live up to the media ideal that “thin” is beautiful – The Skinny Mirror helps you combat that false ideal. See YOURSELF as beautiful and the world around you will agree.
Status: OUT OF BUSINESS
|$500,000 for 25%||$1.5 million for 25%||Kevin O’Leary, Mark Cuban, Lori Greiner, Barbara Corcoran, and Robert Herjavec|
Entrepreneurs: JD Claridge
xCraft is a successful drone developer company. It designs and manufactures customized Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) in the U.S.A. It aims to innovate high-end, small, and powerful flying machines and open commercial application doors.
The innovative flagship product was founded in 2014 by aerospace engineer JD Claridge and his partner Charles Manning. The two called out for crowdfunding, where they received funds triple their goal.
In case of a lost radio signal or low battery, the drone automatically returns to the launcher position. xCraft also brilliantly combines the hovering ability of a helicopter with the speed of a plane.
|$55,000 for 25%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Rob Bouley and Lara Spear Rily
The Switch Witch, created by Massachusetts ice cream shop owner Rob Bouley and his sister-in-law Lara Spear Riley, is a small plush doll that children are invited to host in their homes as a guest throughout October.
According to the book that accompanies each Switch Witch explains, young Switch Witches say goodbye to their parents at the beginning of the month for an extended sleepover with your child.
Their initial quest for funding on the Kickstarter platform fell as their attempt to fund 2000 completed products, and only ending up making $3,811 of their $14,500 goal.
|$100,000 for 15%||$100,000 for 15% + 15% option||Daymond John|
Entrepreneurs: Jordan Barrocas and Daniel Fogelson
Three Jerks Beef Jerky is all-natural, creatively seasoned premium beef jerky made from the most prized cut of beef, filet mignon. Their elegant and convenient snack will leave you wanting more.
Three Jerks Beef Jerky contains no nitrates, MSG, Preservatives, Gluten, Sodium, or other artificial ingredients. Three Jerks flavors include Original, Memphis BBQ, Hamburger, Maple Bourbon Churro, and Chipotle Adobo.
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