In Case You Missed It: NBA in Baltimore

Topics

Shark Tank (tv program)
At Howard's entrepreneurial 'shark' competition, top ideas have bytes
At Howard's entrepreneurial 'shark' competition, top ideas have bytes

On the reality TV program "Shark Tank," investors bicker, maneuver and generally steal the thunder from aspiring entrepreneurs who come before them to pitch ideas. Unlike the Tin Man who clanks and clatters as he nervously asks the Wizard of Oz for a heart, brazen contestants work at stirring the aptly named sharks into a feeding frenzy of investment offers in order to clinch the most lucrative deal. At Howard Community College, the Center for Entrepreneurial and Business Excellence was founded a decade ago — six years before "Shark Tank" debuted in 2009. Still, Hollywood's approach was flipped 180 degrees last week at the Fall Entrepreneurial Celebration...

Loading