Monthly Archives: May 2012

JOBS Act changes the face of Crowdfunding for Inventors and Entrepreneurs

President Obama signed into law the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, also known as the JOBS Act last month. This act makes it easier for small businesses to raise capital and go public.  The section on crowdfunding allows companies to … Continue reading

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New Product Consulting Announces Pet Swing!

Pet Swing is the first ever individual swing for pets. Each swing is beautifully handcrafted and available in three different styles; solid hard wood, walnut and cherry. The cushions are reversible and available in four prints. The fabric is stain and odor resistant. The swing … Continue reading

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Inventor on Shark Tank creates a feeding frenzy amongst the five Sharks!

Most entrepreneurs are ecstatic with one deal on Shark Tank. It is unprecedented when all five Sharks take bites. Inventor Phil Dumas gave a professional presentation for his product, UniKey, which is a mobile phone wireless key entry to any … Continue reading

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To all inventors the Chicago Toy & Game Fair is coming in November!

The Chicago Toy & Game Fair is a place to discover the wonders of play for kids and families across the world. To inventors this is the only toy and game fair in the U.S. open to the public. It is … Continue reading

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SkyMall and The Next Big Zing team up for a contest!

SkyMall is viewed by almost 2 million travelers a day while sitting in their seats. The Next Big Zing seeks innovative products and features them on their site. Both companies have teamed up for an ongoing contest. Every selected inventor … Continue reading

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Shark Tank isn’t allergic to peanut butter with two college inventors making a deal!

Shark Tank can be a gold mine for entrepreneurs and inventors who present various business ideas and inventions to the “Sharks.” Each presenter offers a stake of their company for an investment in hopes of landing a deal. In the … Continue reading

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As an Inventor do you need a Prototype?

Not many people know this but before the 1880’s every inventor had to present a working model or prototype to the patent office. This was the beginning steps for the patent application. Today it is not necessary to have a … Continue reading

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Talbott Teas sells to Jamba Juice after appearing on Shark Tank!

Shane Talbott and Steven Nakisher appeared on Shark Tank earlier this season for their company Talbot Teas. They made a deal with Kevin O’Leary on the show but additional Sharks, Daymond John and Barbara Corcoran, teamed up to take the … Continue reading

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Hey Mom Inventors! Could you use $15,000 for your invention idea?

Seeking all moms who strive to make life as a parent easier and more enjoyable every day. The Huggies Mom Inspired Grant Program awards inspired moms $15,000 in seed money. The grant goes towards the development of original product ideas … Continue reading

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Kevin Harrington and a panel of judges announce the Pitch Tank winners from the Sports Licensing and Tailgate Show!

The Sports Licensing and Tailgate Show was held in mid January of this year at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The selected Pitch Tank winners who attended the trade show will be placed in two groups. The first group is … Continue reading

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