Rich Sloan

Rich Sloan is chief startupologist and co-founder of StartupNation and host of StartupNation podcasts. He is also co-author of the acclaimed how-to book, StartupNation: America's Leading Entrepreneurial Experts Reveal the Secrets to Building a Blockbuster Business. Rich encourages you to make a comment under his blog posts or send him a personal message at member nickname, "Rich," here at StartupNation.

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StartupNation PR Team Connects you to a Casting Call for an ABC TV show about Entrepreneurs and Inventors!

Do you have the next great moneymaking idea?

StartupNation is working closely with the wonderful folks at Mark Burnett Productions/ABC to help them in their search for entrepreneurs, inventors, businesspersons, dreamers, promoters, creators, innovators, etc. We hope is to find someone – maybe you – who can be part of the soon-to-be-released show called, “Shark Tank”. If you feel you have a lucrative business idea but just can’t seem to secure the financial backing to get it off the ground, then “Shark Tank” may be just what the doctor ordered. Each episode features aspiring entrepreneurs pitching their business ideas to moguls in hopes of landing investment funds.

How to apply to appear

In order to have a chance to enter the “Shark Tank” and see if your idea causes a feeding frenzy, here’s what you do: Send an email to this email address at Mark Burnett Productions:  Address your email to Mr. David Polanzak and be sure to include the following information: Name:

  • Age:
  • Hometown:
  • Best Phone Number:
  • Photo of You:

* Be sure to put in the Subject Line of your email the name, “StartupNation”, and whether you are an Inventor, Entrepreneur or both.

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