October 10, 2018 New
Nuts Can Kill. Are Seeds the Answer? (#49, Blake's Seed Based)
Blake Sorensen has a deathly nut allergy — one that's led to some harrowing trips to the ER. So he started a company, Blake’s Seed Based, to make snacks safe for people like him. Will the investors get on board with his mission?
October 3, 2018
Will This Space Startup Make It off the Ground? (#48, Atomos)
Vanessa Clark and William Kowalski want to build a nuclear-powered spacecraft for moving satellites around in orbit. Will their sci-fi ambitions be too much for investors to stomach?
September 26, 2018
Can This Tiny Gadget Keep Kids in College? (#47, Fletch)
The college dropout rate is high, and schools are paying the price... to the tune of billions of dollars every year. Marquett Burton says his education startup can help solve the problem. Will the investors agree?
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September 12, 2018
Whatever Happened to Virtual Reality? (#45, SVRF)
It can be tough to get investors excited about VR, which has attracted tons of hype—without much payoff. Can entrepreneur Sophia Dominguez convince investors that VR’s time has finally come?
June 13, 2018
This Pitch is Damn Near Perfect (#39, Bluffworks)
Stefan Loble wows the room with his near perfect pitch for Bluffworks, a company that makes travel-business attire. But is his compelling story enough to get investors to sign on?
April 4, 2018
Has This Husband-and-Wife Team Stumbled Onto the Next Airbnb? (#29, ShearShare)
Can Tye and Courtney Caldwell convince investors that their skills will transfer from the barbershop to the boardroom?
January 17, 2018
Lunar Wireless (#22)
Hunter Rosenblume pitches Lunar Wireless, a company he co-founded as an answer to pricey cell phone plans.
November 15, 2017
The cofounders of Qleek hope to marry the nostalgia of vinyl with the convenience of digital music.