Posts Tagged ‘Shark Tank’

Shark Bites!

Max Feber, 19, of West Bloomfield appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank Jan. 6 to pitch his cold brew coffee filter to the sharks. Well, Mark Cuban bit and offered Feber $50,000 for 30 percent of his company, BRUW. The two struck a deal. “I email with Mark at least a few times a week,” Feber,…

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Shark Tank!

Teen entrepreneur hopes his cold-brew filter will get a big bite from the “sharks.” A dream comes true for Max Feber with the airing of his pitch to the famous Shark Tank “sharks” at 9 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, on ABC. Feber, 19, of West Bloomfield is presenting BRUW, the patented cold-brew coffee filter system…

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Creator Neal Hoffman with Mensch on a Bench

The Man Behind The Mensch On Bench

Gerri Miller Jewish Journal of Great LA Seven years ago, Neal Hoffman was shopping with his family when his son asked him for an Elf on a Shelf. “No, we’re Jewish,” Hoffman reminded him. “We don’t celebrate Christmas.” He then joked, “You can have a Mensch on a Bench.”  It was his eureka moment. The former…

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Hannah Knoll and Brayden Hirsch with their Shark Tank winning idea

Building Entrepreneurship With BBYO

BBYO program helps girls become capable at business. My heart was racing as the judges walked back into the room. We were all hoping our business plan would win this year’s Shark Tank-style event.  I had a sliver of hope that my partner and I would win, but I mostly thought I was not capable…

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