Shark Tank season 9 episode 7 introduces an entrepreneur from Santa Monica, California, introduces the world’s first all-electric, free car-sharing service; a monthly membership that makes it easy for parents and caregivers to discover, book and attend family activities at an affordable rate, from an entrepreneur in Chicago, Illinois; a Cambridge, Massachusetts, entrepreneur invented a product that can turn any regular bicycle into an electric bike in under one minute; and a digital baby journal that captures memories through text message, from an entrepreneur in Auburndale, Massachusetts
Season 9 Episode 7 in depth
In this season 9 episode 7, the guest judge is Chris Sacca.
Christopher Sacca is an American venture investor, company advisor, entrepreneur, and lawyer. He is the proprietor of Lowercase Capital, a venture capital fund in the United States that has invested in seed and early-stage technology companies such as Twitter, Uber, Instagram, Twilio, and Kickstarter.
Since 2011 he has been listed on Forbes’ Midas List: Top Tech Investors.
Lowercase Capital had an investment portfolio of around 80 startups and a variety of more mature companies by 2017.
In April 2017, Sacca announced that he was retiring from venture investing and along with it his role on Shark Tank.
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We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 9 Episode 7. 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 9 episode 7:
- Pearachute – App For Kids’ Classes and Activities
- GeoOrbital Wheel – Electric Wheel For Bicycles
- Qeepsake – The Text Message Baby Journal
- Waive – Free Car Sharing Service
Shark Tank Air Date: 11/05/17 – Season 9 – Episode 7
|$500,000 for 6%||$500,000 for 15%||Mark Cuban|
Entrepreneurs: Desiree Vargas Wrigley
Pearachute is a monthly membership club that makes it easy for parents and caregivers to discover, book, and drop into the best family activities in your city all at the touch of a button all for one affordable rate.
Activities range from arts & music, to dance, to learning & development, to storytime, to sports – we have activities to suit the whims of any child.
Their plans range from $39 to $199 per month and can be filtered by age, activity and neighborhood. According to their website, their mission “is to inspire children’s curiosity and passion by empowering parents and caregivers through convenience and choice.”
|$500,000 for 5%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Michael Burtov and Dakota Decker
Make pedaling your bike optional by replacing your regular front wheel with a GeoOrbital.
In 60 seconds and without tools you can add electric power to a regular bicycle. Get around on your own bike, on your own schedule and without exerting more energy than you like. Traveling by bike is better for you and for the environment, not to mention it’s a ton of fun.
Its thumb-activated throttle attaches to your handlebars, and the wheel is powered by a removable 36V battery that can carry you about 20 miles without any pedaling.
|$350,000 for 10%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Jeff McNeil
Qeepsake helps busy parents save every precious moment in your child’s life. Quickly and easily save photos, memories and milestones just by sending text messages or by using the Qeepsake app.
Qeepsake sends you text message question prompts for each of your children. Simply reply to the text message and a new memory is saved in your child’s journal! It’s that easy.
Qeepsake instantly turns all your memories into a beautiful book filled with all your photos and journal entries.
|$500,000 for 2%||$500,000 loan at 12% interest + 2% equity||Kevin O’Leary|
Entrepreneurs: Zoli Honig and Isaac Deutsch
WaiveCar is a company that started out of Santa Monica, CA, that has created a subscription service for electric vehicle rental. Subscribers would be able to rent an electric car for the first two hours for free and $5.99 for every hour after.
Its unique business model and use of digital out of home advertising have made WaiveCar a potential disruptor in the advertising and car-sharing industries.
Available on both the App Store and Google Play, users simply book a car through the app, drive for two free, ad-supported hours and drop it off at a charging station or parking spot—depending on the car’s charge level. Once dropped off, drivers select the “End Ride” button and follow an end-of-the-ride checklist.
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