Terry Wallace

Wurking Stiffs Magnetic Collar Stay

The world's first magnetic collar stay to tame those wild dog eared collars. Würkin Stiffs founder Jon Boos came up with the idea when he was tired of fighting his uncontrollable collar. He resorted to inserting a paper clip in his collar and kept it in place with a...

Tippi Toes – Children’s Dance Songs

Tippi Toes Dance Company cheerfully provides children with a fun, positive and nurturing environment so they are able to experience the joys of dance, self-expression and movement. Classes are specifically designed to develop motor skills and body awareness while enhancing each child’s self-esteem. Tippi Toes will get your kids...

The Original Shrimp Burger

The Shrimp Burger is a delicious and nutritious hamburger alternative that comes in several flavors including Teriyaki, Cajun, Jalapeño, and Original. CBS Foods also makes a Lobster Slider. The creator of The Original Shrimp Burger went into the Shark Tank asking for $200k for a 25% share of the...

Llama Brew – Plant Food Made From Llama Manure

Llama manure? Really? Yes! Yes! Llama Brew Plant Food has advantages that llama manure brings to your garden. Llamas have three stomachs that digest everything fully. So llamas leave their best behind for your favorite flowers, plants, vegetables and herbs. Llama Brew cannot “burn” your plants and needs no...

Nubrella Hands Free Umbrella

Nubrella Inc. is located just outside of metropolitan Boston. The company owns numerous patents throughout the US and Internationally. Nubrella released it’s first ‘bubble’ like design in 2010. Alan presented this fully enclosed model on Shark Tank. Update: Nubrella is now called Canopy thecanope.com Shark Tank Air Date: 2/5/2010 - Season 1...

Qubits – Educational Toy

Everyone is familiar with Legos, K’nex and other building toys. For decades, children have been playing with these and others that are similar. There’s no doubt many engineers and architects today discovered their passion through building something with these toys on their bedroom floor. Qubits are the Legos of the...

Legal Grind

Legal Grind was founded by attorney Jeff Hughes in 1996 using a "Coffee and Counsel" model - combining a coffee house on Lincoln Boulevard in Santa Monica with access to attorneys providing informal, face-to-face legal advice available at the tables for a nominal fee. This innovative business model enabled...

Grease Monkey Wipes

Grease Monkey Wipes are an individually packaged degreasing and cleaning wipe that utilizes a natural, non-toxic, citric-based cleaning agent to handle heavy duty cleaning. Not any ordinary antibacterial wipes, these are designed to clean the heaviest messes of nasty grease and grime. Safe for the environment, these handy and...

PODillow

Lying by the pool or on the beach is relaxing. You get to chill and catch some sun without a care in the world, but when you need to flip to get some sun on your back, it can be hard to get comfortable. A towel doesn’t make for...

Romp and Roll

In 2004, Romp n' Roll founders Babz and Michael Barnett opened the first location. Parents themselves, they recognized the shortage of high-quality classes and programs for little ones when their son was young. Their goal was to create contemporary child development programs with a wide variety of enriching classes,...

Virtusphere VR Platform

Virtusphere is a VR platform allowing users to be fully immersed into an interactive virtual experience. It expands the experience provided by modern VR helmets by allowing them to move in the virtual environment. Imagine a huge hamsterball. It's big enough to fit a person and sits on a platforms...

NoteHall: Buy & Sell Classroom Notes

Update: Notehall was acquired by Chegg Notehall was an online marketplace where college students could sell notes that they take in class, and buy notes from other students. Notehall was launched in 2008 by Sean Conway, Justin Miller, D.J. Stephan and Fadi Chalfoun. It grew quickly and was widely used...

Throx: Socks Sold in Threes

Throx are socks sold in packs of three and playfully marketed as the cure for the missing sock, an irritating phenomenon we've all experienced. The product line was created by writer-director Edwin Heaven, who offers a simple solution for socks that have mysteriously lost their partner - sell socks...

Washed Up Hollywood: Belts & Buckles

Update: Washed Up Hollywood has been discontinued. Washed Up Hollywood was a line of Hollywood inspired belts and buckles created by Dannon Beres. Dannon's father, Al Beres, also creates belts and buckles for a target audience of celebrities, and Dannon was hoping to bring the brand to a new generation...

Treasure Chest Pets: Toys with Hidden Compartments

Treasure Chest Pets was a line of plush stuffed animal toys, created by Lisa Lloyd, with hidden compartments for storing children's personal belongings and treasures. Lisa was able to secure an investment from Daymond John and Barbara Corcoran, and saw some early success selling through Buy Buy Baby, ...

Grill Charms

Similar in concept to the wine charm these dime-sized solid stainless steel charms are placed in your food before grilling. The stems are serrated to hold securely while grilling, moving and flipping. Never lose track of which steak is yours with Grill Charms. Use them to distinguish flavors, spices, temperatures...

Soul’s Calling – Inspirational Gifts

Soul’s Calling offered gifts and accessories with a positive message and positive energy. The product line included the Inspirella, an umbrella with happy messages printed on it like “You Are My Sunshine”. The entrepreneur hoped to use these products to spread positivity, and gave a very touching pitch about...

Coverplay – Play Yard Slip Cover

Every mother appreciates having a clean, safe space for their child to play.  A portable play yard or playpen often fits the bill.  Unfortunately since they come in direct contact with toddlers, playpens get spilled, dripped and drooled on, and incur any number of other indignities. Suffice it to...

Gift Card Rescue – Buys and Sells Gift Cards

Update: GiftCardRescue has closed and ceased doing business on July 15, 2016. Each year 10% of all gift cards go unused. You may have one or two tucked away yourself. Maybe it’s not convenient to go to the store’s location to use the card, or perhaps you haven’t found anything you...

The Fizz – Ice Cream Floats

The Fizz is the ice cream float reinvented for the modern world. It’s a clever attachment, loaded with delicious ice cream, that screws onto the top of a plastic soda bottle. The Fizz mixes the soda and ice cream and makes root beer float on the go. The creator...

Pork Barrel BBQ Sauce

Only guys who’ve worked on Capitol Hill could come up with a name like “Pork Barrel” for their barbecue sauce and spice rubs. Founded in 2008 by two young Senate staffers, Pork Barrel BBQ was born out of their frustration at not being able to find real, down home...

Kalyx Sports Bras

Kalyx Technologies makes comfortable sports bras that offer a solution to exercise induced breast pain. The creator of Kalyx went into the Shark Tank asking for $125k for a 20% share of the company, but didn’t get an investment. *The company website is no longer available. This product may be...

Element Bars – Customizable Energy Bars

Element Bars are customizable energy bars you can order online. You choose your own ingredients and get a custom label, and the bars get shipped to your door. Do you want a chewy bar, or crispy? Would you like sweets, fruits, nuts, and energy boosting ingredients? You can even...

Coffee Brand Gifts

Coffee Brand Gifts was a proposed line of coffee themed novelties and gifts ranging from teddy bears to puzzles. The company never got off the ground, and the website no longer exists. The creator of Coffee Brand Gifts went into the Shark Tank asking for $300k for a 40%...