Shark Tank season 8 episode 2 introduces a self-proclaimed “culinary ninja” gives a poetic pitch for his delicious heat-and-eat paleo meals; a proud father and his 17-year-old son hope their high-tech device designed for catching fish hooks them an investment from the Sharks; a mother who has designed removable and reusable magnet stickers for hanging art; an energetic entrepreneur sells the Sharks on how he can turn a suit jacket into a tuxedo with customized lapels. Also, an update on the motion-activated toilet-bowl light, IllumiBowl, that Kevin O’Leary invested in during season 7.
Season 8 Episode 2 in depth
In this season as the regular sharks appear Mark Cuban, Daymond John, Kevin O’Leary, Barbara Corcoran, and Robert Herjavec. Venture investor Chris Sacca returned as a guest shark in several episodes this season.
In season 8 episode 2, there is no guest judge.
Building a business is little more than a series of quick opportunities followed by a big a series of big obstacles.Barbara Corcoran
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 8 Episode 2. 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 8 episode 2:
- Ice Age Meals – Paleo Diet Frozen Foods
- The Lapel Project – Custom Jacket Lapels
- Fish Call – Fish Attractor
- Goodhangups – Magnetic Poster Hanging System
Shark Tank Air Date: 10/01/16 – Season 8 – Episode 2
|$1,000,000 for 10%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Nick Massie
Ice Age Meals are frozen healthy meals that are focused on the Paleo diet with around 500 calories. Ice Age Meals have been selling for about a year just before its appearance on Shark Tank with about $1.5 million in sales.
The paleo diet is low in additives and chemical preservatives that are found in processed foods. The diet essentially consists of fruits, vegetables, lean meats, seafood, nuts, seeds, and some healthy fats.
The creator of Ice Age Meals, Nick Massie is a fitness and cross-fit enthusiast. Ice Age Meals are dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free, and sugar-free.
|$150,000 for 20%||$150,000 for 30%||Mark Cuban|
Entrepreneurs: Sebastian Garcia
The Lapel Project turns any suit jacket into a tuxedo with its unique, customizable lapels and accessories.
Transform any notch-lapel suit or jacket into an instant tuxedo with their one of kind patent-pending suit transformer bundle. The bundle includes a pair of black lapels that can be used with our patent-pending fabric adhesive.
If sewn on, the Lapels can last the life of your garment. The fabric adhesive will not react well to water or heat, due to the lapel having an adhesive backing. Traditionally three different styles of Lapels, for suits jackets such as Shawl Lapels, Notch Lapels, and Peak Lapels. They currently offer the Notch Lapel.
|$150,000 for 10%||$150,000 for 10%||Robert Herjavec|
Entrepreneurs: Jeff Danos and Jack Danos
The Fish Call is a floating device designed to attract fish using sound and vibration. The product was successfully funded with over $112,000 on Kickstarter from 800 backers.
The Fish Call weighs under 2 pounds and it is about the size of a mini football. It comes with an anchor line to hold it in place and a small anchor. It has a volume adjustment and 3 built-in sounds to choose from – Scared Shrimp, Rattle Battle, and Coastal Craze.
According to their tests, the device works on a variety of fish and, includes largemouth bass, brown trout, flounder, mackerel and black tip shark.
|$100,000 for 10%||$100,000 loan for 10%, 20% if unpaid after a year||Lori Greiner|
Entrepreneurs: Leslie Pierson
GoodHangups turns your wall into a magnet board and is perfect for hanging Posters, Prints, Photos, Cards, and much more. They won’t ever leave any reside and are removable and reusable.
You can peel and re-stick these reusable magnet-receptive stickers to instantly transform your surface. Available in packs of 8, 16, 40, or 100. By securing the corners of your photos, collages, and drawings with these magnetized, you can avoid thumbtack damage or sticky tack.
GoodHangups can be used hundreds of times. The key to reusing them is keeping It clean. GoodHangups sticks to the wall behind your poster by using a clever magnetic backing pad.
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