Category Archives: Successful Inventors

Sarah Shaw, Entreprenette, Entreprenette.com

PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 Sarah Shaw is an information “junkie” and the ultimate go-to girl for everything — from which stores are the best to approach first, to how to calculate your margins, to best manufacturer. Translating ideas into action is her strength, and she lends her wisdom willingly to those Continue Reading...

Anthony Tesoriero , Partner, Lucky Napkin Company

PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 Anthony Tesoriero is the co-founder of Lucky Napkin, a one of its kind Venture Catalyst firm that invests in early stage consumer products and entrepreneurs with distinctive market making ideas. An award winning cosmetics entrepreneur and consumer products professional Anthony has built companies and led teams in Continue Reading...

Carl Dietrich, Terrafugia, CEO

PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 Carl Dietrich Terrafugia’s CEO/CTO, Co-Founder, received his BS, MS and Ph.D. from the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) shortly after being selected as the 2006 winner of the prestigious Lemelson-MIT Student Prize for Innovation. Carl was additionally recognized by the Continue Reading...

Tamara Monosoff * Founder & CEO * Mom Invented®

PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 Mom Invented® is a dynamic company with the mission to… “Inspire, Inform & Boldly Promote Courageous Women in Business” and “Celebrate the creativity of moms by launching innovative Mom Invented® products around the world.” Our internationally trademarked Mom Invented® products can be found in stores worldwide. Tamara Continue Reading...

Martin Cooper, Inventor of the Cell Phone, Entrepreneur, Futurist

PART 1 – Guest: Inventor Expert: Martin Cooper, Inventor of portable cell phone and Co-Founder of Dyna LLC and Array- How Martin came up with the idea of the portable cell phone an how he developed it is explained PART 2 – Martin Cooper explains how his wife Arlene Harris also developed a cell phone, Continue Reading...

Kevin Harrington, Infomercial Pioneer, Investor shark on ABC’s Shark Tank show and Author of Act Now!

PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 Kevin Harrington has served as chairman of the Company since its inception and as chief executive officer of TV Goods, Inc. since its inception. He is widely acknowledged as a pioneer and principal architect of the “infomercial” industry. In 1984 Mr. Harrington produced one of the industry’s Continue Reading...

Erik Gantz, Partner, Seed Capital

PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 Just after earning his MBA in entrepreneurial finance from San Diego State University in 2001, Mr. Gantz co-founded 1-800-LAS VEGAS, a premier travel management company dedicated to the city of Las Vegas. While Mr. Gantz was the Chief Executive Officer of 1-800-LAS-VEGAS, the company recruited Mr. Las Continue Reading...

Bill Adams, Inventor & Entrepreneur, Adams Manufacturing Corporation

PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 Bill Adams started selling suction cups over 25 years ago. Adams Manufacturing Corporation is now the world’s largest producer of suction cups, and several other product lines have since been introduced. In 1976, Bill’s grandfather died, and he inherited $10,000.00 and began to work on inventions, wrote Continue Reading...