EPISODE GUIDE Season 5

Every business and entrepreneur who has appeared on Shark Tank is listed below, from the most recent to Season 1 in 2009. There are many scammers out there claiming to have been on the show, and usually they say they’ve received big investments from the Sharks. If you don’t see a business on this list, then they were not actually on Shark Tank. You can also check ABC’s episode guide and on Wikipedia.

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SEASON 5

Air Dates: 09/20/13 – 05/16/14

EPISODE 1

Sweet Ballz Gourmet Cake Balls

Let’s face it, cake is good in any shape. But these wildly popular cake balls are the perfect for...

Postcard on the Run

Postcard on the Run was a photo sharing app and printing service created by Josh Brooks in 2011. Users...

Lynnae’s Gourmet Pickles

UPDATE: Lynnae's Gourmet Pickles was rebranded as Mrs. Pickles, but is no longer in business. These crisp and delicious gourmet...

RoloDoc Social Media App

RoloDoc was a social media app for medical professionals created by brothers Dr. Albert Amini and Dr. Richard Amini....

EPISODE 2

Kane and Couture – Fashion for Dogs

Pet apparel is nothing new. For years people have been dressing their dogs in little shirts or dresses. Who...

Breathometer Smartphone Breathalyzer

Driving while under the influence of alcohol is a serious issue. In the United States, nearly 30 people die...

Mango Mango – Mango Preserves

Mango Mango is an all purpose mango preserve that you can use on almost anything. You can spread Mango...

Man Medals – Novelty Awards

Man Medals rewards men for doing simple chores like putting dirty clothes in the hamper, replacing the toilet paper...

EPISODE 3

Rapid Ramen Cooker

The Rapid Ramen Cooker is taking meal prep to new heights. Ramen noodles are famous for being convenient and...

Fairytale Wishes – Monster Repellent Spray

For kids, many common childhood anxieties are very real to them -- fear of going to sleep, fear of...

Kookn’ Kap

Juli Deveau and Ozma Khan came up with the idea for Kookn' Kap after hosting a dinner party featuring...

My Freeloader Child Carrier Backpack

The Freeloader Child Carrier was invented while co-founder Erick Jansen was traveling through the streets of Paris with his...

EPISODE 4

Hamboards – Surfboard Sized Skateboards

When skateboarding was first invented the idea was to get a piece of wood with wheels to feel like...

Sunday Night Slow Jams Radio Show

DJ R Dub is the creator, producer and host of the internationally syndicated radio show, Sunday Night Slow Jams,...

ScreenMend – Patching Solution for Torn Screens

Screens are a pain to replace. It will cost you $30 or more to buy a new screen. If...

Scan QR Codes

Scan is a mobile app development company headquartered in Provo, Utah, United States. The company was founded in January...

EPISODE 5

BareEase – Pre-Waxing Treatment for Sensitive Areas

UPDATE: BareEase is no longer in business. Waxing is becoming more and more popular today. It's a great way to...

Rent a Goat – Eco-Friendly Lawn Care and Land Clearing

For eco-conscious individuals and businesses, there a many alternatives that allow you to reduce your carbon footprint. You can...

RuffleButts and RuggedButts

Rufflebutts started as baby bloomers and evolved into a full clothing line for girls up to age 6, and...

Veggie Mama – Frozen Fruit and Veggie Bars

Veggie Mama are irresistibly good frozen fruit and veggie bars in flavors like Carrot-Berry, Citrus-Cucumber, and Sweet Potato Pie....

EPISODE 6

FiberFix – Industrial Strength Repair Wrap

Duct Tape fixes everything right? Not quite. Have you ever tried to patch a water line, repair a load-bearing...

Ten Thirty One Productions – Halloween Attractions

Ten Thirty One Productions creates, owns, and produces live attractions in the horror genre, such as the Haunted Hayride....

Total Merchant Resources

Mortgage industry veterans Jason Reddish and Val Pinkhasov founded Total Merchant Resources to provide small businesses with working capital...

Elephant Chat – Relationship Communication Tool

The elephant in the room is a common phrase that refers to an obvious issue that is being ignored...

EPISODE 7

Better Life Cleaning Products

Better Life makes a wide array of cleaning products that can tackle any mess on any surface including dishes,...

Kymera – Electric Jet Propelled Body Board

Update: Kymera returned to Shark Tank for a second pitch in Season 10. What happens when you combine a jet...

180 Cup – Disposable Cup With Built-in Shot Glass

Everyone is familiar with the red disposable plastic cup. More than 2 billion of them are used each year....

Tree T-Pee Water Conservation for Farmers

Trees need a lot of water and proper temperatures to thrive. This is especially true of young trees that...

EPISODE 8

BellyBuds – Sound System for Your Unborn Baby

A baby’s hearing develops in the third trimester of pregnancy, and by week 24 they react to the sound...

PetPaint – Spray Paint to Decorate your Pets

Do you have a dog that goes with you everywhere? Do you dress him up for Halloween or have...

Paparazzi Proposals – Capture the Moment on Camera

Paparazzi Proposals helps you plan your proposal, brainstorm ideas, pick a location, can help with logistics, and most importantly...

Schulzies Bread Pudding

Schulzies Bread Pudding is rich, creamy, delicious bread pudding that come in over 100 mind-blowing flavors like Radical Raspberry,...

EPISODE 9

Slawsa – Slaw Meets Salsa

A primarily cabbage-based relish with addictive heat undertones (a slaw-salsa hybrid condiment), Slawsa is fantastic on top of hot...

Ring Video Doorbell (Formerly Doorbot)

Jamie Siminoff always loved to tinker, even as a young boy. And some of his “gadgets” did very well...

Surprise Ride Activity Kits for Kids

Surprise Ride was founded by sisters Donna & Rosy Khalife. They had grown up in a very creative home....

Magic Moments Print on Demand Products

Magic Moments was a smartphone app created by Sanford Nelson and Trevor George that allowed users to print images...

EPISODE 10

PurseCase Phone Cases

PurseCase, a smartphone case with a strap and pockets for storing credit cards and cash, was created by Jenn...

Grace & Lace

Melissa Hinnant’s first pair of boot socks did not seem like much of a big deal. In fact, she...

Yubo – Personalized Lunch Box

Open up your average lunch box and what do you find? Wasteful, disposable plastic baggies. In fact the average...

Chocomize – Custom Chocolate Bars

The chocolate bar market has not seen a lot of innovation in a long time. Chocomize is here to...

EPISODE 11

SpiritHoods – Faux Fur Animal Hoods

SpiritHoods brings the adventurous Spirit of the wild into everyday life while helping to protect endangered animals. We encourage...

Bubba-Q Boneless Ribs

Al “Bubba” Baker had a very successful career as a one of the best pass-rushers in the NFL, playing...

Fohawx Bicycle Helmets

Fohawx was a line a children's bicycle helmets with colorful, interchangeable, decorative mohawks. The company was founded by Jocelyn...

Virtuix Omni VR Motion Gaming

Virtuix was founded in April 2013 and was one of the pioneers of the recent wave of Virtual Reality...

EPISODE 12

Tipsy Elves – Ugly Holiday Sweaters

Christmas is full of tradition. There’s food, parties, time with family and ugly Christmas sweaters. More often unintentionally ugly...

Hanukkah Tree Topper

Nearly 50% of all Jewish people in the U.S. are married to someone of another faith. The Hanukkah Tree...

Cashmere Hair – High Quality Hair Extensions

Cashmere Hair are near invisible hair extensions that allow you to enhance your natural hair and give you the...

Lite-Netics – Magnetic Holiday and Christmas Lights

Everyone loves the holiday season, but hanging up those decorative lights on the house can be a huge pain....

EPISODE 13

Groovebook

Julie Whiteman lost her cell phone and years and years of photos were lost forever. What made her feel...

Eyebloc – Webcam Blocker

Hackers can now easily take control of your computer’s webcam. Scary right? Are you looking at your webcam and...

Wall Doctor Drywall Repair Kit

Even for a seasoned do-it-yourselfer, fixing holes in drywall is a pain. You have to cut out the damaged...

Bounce Boot Camp

Bounce Boot Camp combines inflatable obstacle courses, castles and slides into a fun program that engages youth of all...

EPISODE 14

Balloon Distractions

Balloon Distractions was a talent agency created by Ben Alexander in 2003 that provided balloon artists for restaurants, parties...

Invisiplug – Wood Print Electrical Outlet Strip

These faux wood 6 outlet strips and surge protectors will blend in with your hardwood floors. Great for creating...

Alaska Glacial Mud – Facial Mask

Made with the most mineral-rich and pure glacial clay in the world, sustainably hand-carved from the remote waters of...

Lockerbones Help Organize Messy Lockers

It’s tough to keep students organized. The worst of it is their school locker. When rushing between classes their...

EPISODE 15

SwimZip – Swimwear That Blocks UV Rays

Betsy Johnson watched her niece Mary playing on the beach, glad that she was safely protected from the sun...

LifeCaps – Survival Pills

Pitched as a replacement for food in survival situations, with the bonus of being an effective weight loss pill. The creator...

FitDeck – Exercise Playing Cards

FitDeck makes your workout routine fun and productive with flashcards featuring different exercises and instructions. Just shuffle, deal, and get...

Freshly Picked – Baby Moccasins

Freshly Picked was started by Susan Petersen sewing late nights at her kitchen table in 2009. She discovered a...

EPISODE 16

Cow Wow Flavored Milk

Cow Wow was a line of flavored milk created by Chris Pouy and inspired by the leftover milk at...

Cycloramic Panoramic Image App

Cycloramic was created in December 2012 by Bruno Francois and Egos Ventures. After enormous success, changes in the iPhone...

Nexersys – Exercise Meets Gaming

One of the best ways to make a daunting task fun is to turn it into a game. This...

The Cookie Dough Cafe

Cookie dough made without eggs that is actually intended to be eaten raw.  Cookie dough and jelly sandwich? The Cookie...

EPISODE 17

Concealed Carry Academy: Spy Escape and Evasion Courses

Many of us are concerned about our safety; we lock our doors, teach our children not to talk to...

DDP Yoga – Yoga for Regular Guys

Where there’s a will there’s a way, especially if the way involves DDP Yoga.  Though designed for people whose...

Southern Culture Artisan Foods

It was an ordinary Saturday morning. Erica Barrett was out bright and early, shopping for the ingredients she needed...

Moberi – Bicycle Powered Smoothies

The Moberi bike-powered smoothie maker is arguably the healthiest of all Shark Tank products. Get a quick workout, save...

EPISODE 18

Bambooee – The Reuseable Eco-Friendly Paper Towel

According to the EPA, 3,000 pounds of paper towel waste is produced each and every day. Look at your...

Zipit Bedding

Tired of making your bed?  Tired of making your kids make their bed?  You can end the hassle now...

Buzzy – Takes the Sting out of Shots

No one likes getting shots or having their blood drawn. Kids melt down in the doctor’s office and many...

Cheek’d Dating Service

Cheek'd began as a stack of cards that served as ice breakers when meeting someone you may be interested...

EPISODE 19

U-Lace No-Tie Shoelaces

Tim Talley is a native of Buffalo, New York, with an engineering degree from the University of Rochester and...

Revolights – Bicycle Lighting System

Each year, more than 50,000 people are injured in bicycle accidents. Many of these could have been prevented with...

Squeeky Knees – Knee Pads for Toddlers

It's such a fun time when your baby begins to crawl. She stops being stationary and begins exploring the...

Buffer Bit for Polishing Shoes and More

This uniquely shaped buffing pad attaches to your cordless drill and makes short work of polishes shoes and almost...

EPISODE 20

iReTron Device Recycling

iReTron is an online service that buys, refurbishes, donates, resells and responsibly disposes of used or unwanted electronics. They...

Boo Boo Goo Paint-On Bandages

Boo Boo Goo was created by six-year-old Kiowa with her father, Emmy award-winning actor and amateur inventor Andrew Kavovit....

Henrys Humdingers – Flavored Honey

Mankind has had a craving for honey since ancient times when it was prized for its nutritional and therapeutic...

Define Bottle – Fruit Infusing Water Bottle

There is an epidemic of soda in our refrigerators! Everyone knows those sugary drinks are bad for you, yet...

EPISODE 21

PackBack Books

Kasey Grandham, Mike Shannon and Nick Currier cofounded PackBack Books to help students avoid the high cost of college...

MorningHead Cap for Messy Morning Hair

MorningHead is a product that will help you conquer bed-head when you don't have time to take a shower...

Garage Door Lock by ElockSys

There's a home invasion every 15 seconds in America. That means by the time you finish reading this product...

Chapul – Cricket Flour Energy Bar

Protein bars are a popular snack for the health conscious crowd. They're easy to grab on the go and...

EPISODE 22

Paint Brush Cover

Whether you're a professional or a weekend do-it-yourselfer, one of the hassles of painting has always been what to...

Monkey Mat – Compact Ground Covering

Portability, versatility and functionality meet style, in the Monkey Mat, the award-winning, clean surface that is ready for your...

Kodiak Cakes

Kodiak Cakes flapjack and waffle mix is a healthy version of America’s favorite breakfast treat. It’s made with 100%...

Plated Meal Kits

Update: Plated’s meal-kits are no longer available by subscription, but the brand is being expanded for in-store purchase. It’s...

EPISODE 23

Lord Nut Levington Gourmet Peanuts

Who is Lord Nut Levington?  Legend has it that the Lord Nut Levington comes from Blighty, a land far...

Hold Your Haunches Shapewear

Created for and by women who care about looking their best, Hold Your Haunches leggings and pants can transform...

Happy Feet – Earth’s Most Comfortable Slipper

Happy Feet are not your grandma’s slippers! They are playful, fun and ridiculously comfortable. Wearing Happy Feet is like...

Velocity Signs Sign Waving Machine

Josh Faherty and Scott Adams invented Velocity Signs after seeing a poor human sign twirler about ready to drop...

EPISODE 24

Power Pot – Cooking Vessel and Electric Generator

Did you know you can charge your phone from the energy in a pot of boiling water? The PowerPot makes...

Fun Time Express Mall Train Ride

Stan Krozel and Kevin Ullery rolled into the Shark Tank in the Fun Time Express, a trackless electric train...

Quickstop Fire Sprinkler Tools

When there is a fire, sprinkler heads are the most effective tool for saving property and lives. Sprinkler heads...

Taylor Robinson Music Lessons

TR Music is a top-quality provider of private, local, music instruction in guitar, piano, voice, drums, bass, and songwriting....

EPISODE 25

Zoobean Curated Reading (Beanstack)

Jordan and Felix Lloyd began Zoobean as a way to provide books to children from non-traditional families. The Zoobean...

Winedoctor – Wine Stoppers

The problem with most wine preservers is you never know when you've pumped enough air out of the bottle,...

Ilumi – World’s Smartest Lightbulb

Ilumi is a series of intelligent and tunable LED lightbulbs that you can control wirelessly from your mobile device....

Fort Magic – Fort Building Kits

Fort Magic is truly a product that will unleash your child's creativity and imagination. Remember being a kid and how...

EPISODE 26

Crio Bru – Superfood Coffee Alternative

If you’re breathing, chances are good that you love coffee, chocolate or both. Coffee perks us up in the...

Cerebral Success – Supplement Pills

UPDATE: Cerebral Success is no longer in business. SmartX is designed to make you more efficient. The goal is not only...

Rugged Maniac Obstacle Course

Brad Scudder is an outdoors kind of guy. He grew up on a farm, but at 27 years old,...

Mo’s Bows Bow Ties

Moziah Bridges’s colorful, handmade ties have made an impression on major networks since Mo’s Bows’ debut. In addition to...

EPISODE 27

The Bouqs Company – Flowers Shipped From a Volcano

Bouqs has figured out that the small details count in the flower buying experience. Take the Volcano Collection. The...

Susty Party – Eco-Friendly Disposable Party Supplies

Susty Party creates party-ready disposable tableware that's 100% compostable and made in partnership with non profit factories who employ...

Angellift – Reduces Facial Wrinkles

If you could wipe years off your appearance would you do it? Everyone hates those pesky wrinkles that appear...

HangEase Folding Hangers

Ryan Landis invented HangEase when he was in third grade. The assignment was to invent a solution. Ryan had...

EPISODE 28

Cinnaholic Cinnamon Roll Dessert Shop

Cinnaholic serves create-your-own cinnamon rolls and other sweet treats like made from scratch brownies, cookies, and edible cookie dough....

Hargitt Marine Services Treasure Hunting

Hargitt Marine Services recovers treasure from shipwrecks. A lofty goal, founder Mark Hargitt always had a romanticized notion of...

Bon Affair Wine Spritzer

UPDATE: Bon Affair is out of business Bon Affair Wine Spritzer is a 6.5% alcohol wine spritzer is made from...

Oru Kayak – Fold Up Boat

For those that love the to be on the water, kayaking is perfect. A kayak is one of the...

EPISODE 29

Tie-Not – Water Balloon Tool

Want to bring water balloon warfare to the next level? This ingenious tying tool makes it easy to fill...

Baker’s Edge – Kitchen Innovations

We all know what happens when you make brownies. The corners go first, then the other edge pieces and...

BZ Box – Flat Folding Storage Box

UPDATE: BZBox is out of business BZBox is a flat folding storage box that can be assembled in seconds with...

Foot Fairy – Easily Find Shoe Sizes

Foot Fairy takes the pain out of shoe shopping with kids. Foot fairy is an app that allows you...

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