Business Insider lately followed fledgling small-business homeowners hoping to pitch their concepts on “Shark Tank.” Though some colourful characters have been anticipated, none of them matched the wacky vibrancy of Banana Guy.
Banana Guy, also called Brandon Vassallo, was a fruit-themed mascot for one in all the 350 small companies pitching at a ” Shark Tank” open casting call at the Javits Center in New York. We followed him and his firm’s founders through the pitching course of to see what it was wish to get a enterprise onto the hit present ” Shark Tank.”
Banana Loca, the business Banana Guy dressed up for, pitched a product that might core a banana and fill it with a unfold of the person’s selection. The firm was based by Renee Heath and Bechara Jaoudeh two years in the past, when the latter realized there was no kitchen equipment that mixed his two favourite issues: bananas and Nutella.
Here’s what their pitching course of seemed like, in addition to their recommendation for different small-business homeowners.