Shark Tank season 9 episode 22 introduces eyewear designed to eliminate eyestrain; an avocado bar serves as healthy fast food; a portable solar cooker; an all-natural beverage; an update on Honeyfund, a unique wedding gift registry that helps couples raise funds for their dream honeymoon.
Season 9 Episode 22 in depth
In this season 9 episode 22, the guest judge is Rohan Oza.
Rohan Oza is an American businessman, investor, and marketing expert behind several large brands.
At age 20, Oza starts his career as the manufacturing manager behind Mars’ M&M’s, and then later became the youngest manager to run the Snickers brand.
After working for Mars, Oza began a career at The Coca-Cola Company where he revived the Powerade and Sprite brands using innovative methods.
Oza became a partner in Vitamin Water, after resigning from Coca-Cola in 2002, doing business as Glacéau, whose sales at the time hovered around $25 million.
The only thing any entrepreneur, salesperson or anyone in any position can control is their effort.Mark Cuban
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 9 Episode 22. Many scammers claim they’ve received big investments from the Sharks or they have been on the show. If you don’t see a business on this list, they were not actually on Shark Tank. 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 9 episode 22
- Gunnar Computer Glasses Reduce Eye Strain
- The Avocaderia – Avocado Bar
- Sunniva Super Coffee
- SolSource Solar Cooker by One Earth Designs
Shark Tank Air Date: 02/11/18 – Season 9 – Episode 22
|$750,000 for 5%||$375,000 + $375,000 loan at 8% interest for 8%||Lori Greiner|
Entrepreneurs: Joe Croft
Computer glasses are designed to make your eyes not have to work so hard. Your eyes work hard all day and, spending hours in front of a digital device can be additionally hard on the eye muscles. Gunnar’s exclusive design reduces eyestrain by blocking blue light while increasing protection, contrast, and focus. The result: improved clarity, comfort and performance.
Lens focusing power removes the eye muscle strain and keeps eyes feeling fresh. Blue light and its cumulative effect can cause damage to the retina because radiated from digital screens reaches deeper into the eye and can cause the development of age-related macular degeneration.
Symptoms can include blurred vision, headaches, neck pain, eye strain, fatigue, dry eyes, irritated eyes, double vision, vertigo/dizziness, polyopia, and difficulty refocusing the eyes.
|$300,000 for 10%||$400,000 for 20%||Mark Cuban|
Entrepreneurs: Alessandro Biggi
Avocaderia founder Alessandro Biggi, an Italian from Moderna, Italy, started the world’s first healthy fresh food avocado bar in NY. He really loves avocados and wants to “spread the love.” The entrepreneur stated that he is a fan of avocados because he finds that they are the perfect balance between healthy and tasty.
Avocados From Mexico are used in everything they serve. Since Shark Tank, Avocaderia has celebrated its first year anniversary in Brooklyn and opened its second shop in Chelsea.
Some of the popular meals include savory avocado toast, avocado-topped eggs, veggie-packed salsas, colorful salads, flavor-filled bowls, specialty guacamole and the smoothest smoothies. There are no meat dishes on the menu.
|$500,000 for 4.5%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Jake, Jordan and Jim DeCicco
Sunniva Super Coffee is a company and product from Kingston, NY, started by three athletic brothers. Sunniva is a coffee drink created from Columbian coffee that is blended with 10 grams of lactose-free protein and coconut oils.
Their Super Coffee utilizes healthy fats for fuel! Coconut Oil for its powerful good fats, has become one of the most popular “superfoods”, the elusive MCTs (Medium Chain Triglyceride).
Sunniva are gluten-free, lactose-free, GMO-free and free of any synthetic pesticides, herbicides and other toxin-filled substances.
|$500,000 for 3%||$500,000 for 4%||Mark Cuban|
Entrepreneurs: Catlin Powers
SolSource Sport is the ultimate portable solar cooker from a company in Burlingame, CA. Solsource has made a solar grill that can cook food using the energy but the sun. There is no toxic smoke blowing in your face when you are cooking with solar energy to prepare meals.
Compare to charcoal grills, you won’t get soot or ash in your food. The 100% recyclable solar grill is engineered to have a net positive impact on the environment by emitting zero carbon emissions, making this sun-powered oven-good for both you and planet Earth.
Assembles and disassembles in three minutes and it can reach 550°F / 300°C. Five times faster than a charcoal grill, can reach those temperatures. Plus, you can control the heat by adjusting the reflectors for perfectly grilled meats with that flavorful outer crisp and tender slow-cooked insides.
Status: OUT OF BUSINESS
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