The Businesses and Products from Season 11, Episode 16 of Shark Tank
This week on Shark Tank, friends from Tempe and Phoenix, Arizona, introduce the Sharks to the future with their stylish and affordable mobile real estate concept. An immigrant from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, now based in Boston, Massachusetts, showcases what she thinks is the ideal alternative snack to popcorn—a tasty treat with Indian roots. An entrepreneur from New York City has a sustainable, portable solution to powering small tech devices. Finally, an entrepreneur from Virginia Beach, Virginia, shows he has more than a few tricks up his sleeve as he pitches a new way to ensure safety while using tools.Sharks:
Boho Camper Vans builds hand-crafted camper vans for both rent and purchase providing an alternative to traditional camping and RVing. Their "tiny homes on wheels" include off-grid solar power, comfortable beds, kitchenettes with running water and more. Boho Camper Vans elevates life on the road through functionality and beauty.
Bohana is a delicious & nutritious snack made simply of whole air popped water lily seeds! Also known as Makhana, these super seeds have been consumed in India for hundreds of years and are the perfect grain free alternative to popcorn that the whole family can enjoy. Our popped water lily seeds have no kernel, contain fewer calories and fat than popcorn, 50% more protein and are free of the top 8 allergens! They are air popped and lightly seasoned right here in the US. At Bohana, we're on a Free Spirit Snacking mission, striving to spread love, positivity, and wellness through Ayurvedic principles, in every bag of Bohana we share.
Grouphug makes ridiculously good-looking solar panels that are easy for the average person to adopt. Their flagship product is the Window Solar Charger, a window-mounted solar panel for apartment dwellers to effortlessly charge their devices off-the-grid. The company also creates custom-shaped solar panels for businesses, schools, & museums. Grouphug's "Solar Cat" is a giant cat-shaped solar panel that meows, lights up, and features a phone charging station. The company was founded by Industrial Designer Krystal Persaud who believes creativity can push renewable energy to be more accessible.
We are engineers, inventors, and entrepreneurs that love to design innovative products. Our patented tool protects your fingers while making it easier to start nails, screws, and staples. The magnetic nail starter straps to your finger, allowing for hands free work and strong magnets hold the fastener for you.