What will be the next big product to win over the “As Seen on TV” world and America? These four aspiring entrepreneurs think their ingenious invention has what it takes.
But only two had the chance to make their pitch live on “Good Morning America” to “Shark Tank” host Lori Greiner, who says she can instantly tell if a product is a “hero or a zero.”
"GMA" viewers got to decide which of the four fun and quirky products below would face off in the live pitch-off event. In an online vote, the Burger Lift and the Instagate: Tailgate in a Box scored the most votes. Watch the video above to see how they fared with Greiner! Learn more about all four of the products below.
Which Entrepreneur Do You Want to See Pitch Their Product on 'GMA'?
1. PJ McGuire’s Wrapperoo
Official Product Name: The Wrapperoo - the All-In-One Hair Towel & Styling Cape
Official Product Description: Getting ready is a hassle, but it doesn’t have to be. A new hair and beauty product has arrived that makes getting ready faster and easier, saving you time and stress, hassle and mess! Introducing Wrapperoo™, an all-in-one hair towel and styling cape. Created by PJ McGuire, the Wrapperoo™ uses a unique patent pending design to transform a super absorbent hair towel into a waterproof and heat resistant styling cape.
2. Matthew Hureau’s Burger Lift
Official Product Name: The Burger Lift
Official Product Description: The Burger Lift is a patent pending device that sits on your plate to lift your burger above the surface. Burger juices and sauces stay on the plate and your burger bun stays safe and dry. Lift your buns with the Burger Lift!
3. Lauren Piccirillo’s Baby Soothe Infant Massage Device
Official Product Name: Baby Soothe
Official Product Description: Baby Soothe, Mother's Touch™ is a revolutionary patent-pending infant massaging device that easily calms a crying baby. Through innovative massaging "fingers" that simulate mother's affectionate touch, babies instantly feel nurtured and comforted. This baby gadget facilitates a peaceful environment for both parent and child. Perfect for on-the-go, multi-tasking parents.
4. Matt MacLean’s Tailgate in a Box
Official Product Name: Instagate: Tailgate in a Box
Official Product Description: Instagate: Tailgate In A Box™ is the easiest way to tailgate, BBQ, or picnic anywhere, anytime. The Instagate, a patent pending product, has everything you need to keep the party going including a 60 quart cooler, a grill, 3 grilling tools, 3 fold out table platforms, condiments, cups, plates, utensils, napkins, ping pong balls, a lighter/bottle opener, recycling bags and trash bags. The best part is it's made using eco-friendly recyclable and biodegradable materials so you can just bring the fun, and leave the mess when you're done.
- Lori Greiner