008 - Temporary Face Masks & Surviving Shark Tank, Doug Marshall of The Game Face Company - The Product Startup: Product | MAKO Design + Invent

008 – Temporary Face Masks & Surviving Shark Tank, Doug Marshall of The Game Face Company – The Product Startup: Product

MAKO Design + Invent – May 15, 2016

How Doug got the $80k in financing he needed to start his business before Shark Tank. We get into applying for Shark Tank, legal stipulations for appearing on the show, and preparation and coaching guests get before they appear in front of the Sharks.

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