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April 19, 2014

Have what it takes to be on ABC’s Shark Tank?

Shark Tank Casting Call
June 11, 2014
Warren Hall Classroom 209

Columbia Business School is hosting a private casting call for business school students and alumni interested in pitching to ABC’s Shark Tank.  Participating entrepreneurs are expected to do a one-minute elevator pitch followed by questions from the producers. Producers plan to spend anywhere between 5 to 10 minutes with each potential contestant. Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran has also agreed to stop by to say hello!

Please note teams must be led by a Columbia Business School founder.

About Shark Tank:
The critically-acclaimed business-themed show, Shark Tank, has funders continuing the search to invest in the best businesses and products that America has to offer. The show received a nomination for a Producers Guild Award in 2013. In 2012 "Shark Tank" received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Reality Program and a nomination for a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Reality Series.

Deadline to register: May 30

Fall 2014 Events

December 2, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Jim Moore '95
"Building a Tech Company to Maximize the Outcome"
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall 307

December 2, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program
Admissions Event
6:00-9:00PM, Columbia Startup Lab-Wework

December 5, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program
Admissions Event
9:00-5:00PM, Uris Hall 208, 329, 331, 332, 333

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