Shark Tank - Season 1 Episodes
Shark Tank - Season 1
In Season 1, some entrepreneurs have been fortunate to survive and thrive after swimming with the Sharks. The sharks make attempts as deals with many, including Mr. Tod's Pie Factory, A Perfect Pear, Stress Free Kids, and Coverplay!
“Shark Tank: Episode 101”
Budding entrepreneurs work to persuade a panel of tycoons to invest in their business proposals in return for a percentage of equity in the company.
“Inner-city teacher pitches proposal”
The Sharks hear from an entrepreneur with a life-saving idea.
An entrepreneurial novice makes a less-than-stellar presentation to the sharks.
An entrepreneur originally from Ghana wants an investment for an Internet business; a man from California wants to franchise his graffiti-removal business.
“September 6, 2009”
Three of the sharks make a deal for an innovative Internet company, but before the deal can be sealed, a battle ensues and one of the sharks is ousted.
“Chicago entrepreneur plays hardball”
A young Chicago entrepreneur plays hardball with the sharks while seeking funding for an innovative Internet business.
“A housewife charms the male sharks”
A housewife from Charleston, S.C., charms the male sharks.
“Overconfidence could blow a deal”
They launched at the University of Arizona and within eight months, their site was being used by 40% of the students. The note-taker/poster gets a 40% commission per transaction and Notehall takes the rest. They want to use the money to expand in other colleges.
“Preventing cancer in pets”
A veterinarian's product claims to prevent cancer in pets; virtual arcade; a Texas designer pitches a line of fashionable clothing for women.
“Unusual business proposal”
A woman begins her presentation with shoe fashions; sisters from Chicago present a hilarious pitch; a man from Florida reinvents the umbrella.
“Salad dressing mix; golf ball cleaner”
Jeff can make custom-made bobbleheads from photos provided by the client. He even brings in some sample bobbleheads of the sharks. All the heads bobble, but only the likeness of Kevin O. is seen holding a handful of cash. Jeff has an existing online business and wants to launch a separate company to set up retail kiosk locations in shopping malls.
“An idea for a portable hand degreaser”
Things get heated when the sharks ask a husband-and-wife team to clarify the actual value of a childcare business; a chef's salad dressing mix is removed from store shelves because of offensive packaging; a golf ball cleaner.
“Old-fashioned ice cream men”
“A man reinvents the umbrella”
Jill Quilln, Tim Gavern, Michael Schiavone and Jeff and Annie Hughes .
An entrepreneur from Chicago hopes the sharks can dig him out of a financial hole; a single mother believes her aromatic lip gloss can help women.
Note -- This is actually episode 5 of season 2 --