Meet Lori GreinerThe Warm Blooded Shark®
Lori is a star Shark on the 4x Emmy Award winning and 6x Critic’s Choice Award winning show, Shark Tank. Shark Tank is a hit entrepreneurial business show, on ABC, where she invests in companies and helps turn people’s dreams into a reality.
Her accomplishments come from her sharp instincts and strong business sense. Well known for telling instantly if a product is a “hero or a zero”, she has a 90% success rate on new items launched.
She is hands-on in all facets of taking a product from concept to creation, to market within months in lightning speed. She oversees the legal and patent processes, and has driven her business to the success it has achieved.
She’s also well known for her impeccable negotiating skills and her uncanny ability to know and identify emerging brands and people and invest in them. She has helped many budding entrepreneurs turn their ideas into hit products and has 10 of the top 20 most successful companies on Shark Tank to date.
Well known as one of the most prolific inventors of retail products of our time, Lori started with one idea and turned it into a multi-million dollar international brand. She has created & marketed over 800 successful products and holds 120 US and International patents.
She is known for creating a diversity of products that help make people’s lives easier, whether it be must have clever and unique organizers for the home, kitchen gadgets, tech and travel solutions or the most popular jewelry and cosmetic organizers of all time. Lori’s products are enjoyed by men and women alike.
Her inspiration comes from her passion to bring happiness to people by making their everyday lives easier and always striving to do that at an affordable price, so that her products could be enjoyed by all.
Throughout her career, Lori has always been a maverick.
Having written, produced, directed and edited hundreds of videos and written scripted works – she became expert at how to grab someone’s attention visually within seconds.
She started her new production company Good Place Entertainment to continue with passion products and expand her talents in the film, video and television arenas. Exciting things to come!
A great believer that, “if you are lucky enough to be successful, you have a responsibility to give back”, Lori is well known for giving back to the community. She and her company annually donate a substantial amount of their profits to a diverse variety of charities.
From sponsoring full ride 4 year scholarships to college for underprivileged women, programs to uplift and encourage our youth, or supporting first responders and health care workers and everyday heroes to name a few. Many of her most gratifying moments have come when she has been able to help budding entrepreneurs achieve the same success she feels lucky enough to have enjoyed.
A strong role model and true inspiration to so many, she was honored with the Sherry Lansing ‘Woman of the Year’ Award and by the Paley Center as an Important Woman in Television.
Lori’s Book: Invent it! Bank it! Sell it!
Do you want to . . .
• Become your own boss
• Make your first million
• Achieve financial freedom?
Lori will show you how!
In an effort to “pay it forward,” Lori wrote her first book, “Invent It, Sell It, Bank It” (Random House, 2014). A National Best Seller, was named one of the top 10 business books by Amazon.com, and made Wall Street Journal’s top business books of 2014.
“Invent It, Sell It, Bank It,” is a hands-on, nuts and bolts, step by step guide on how to turn an idea into a million dollar reality. This book shows you how to take your idea from concept to prototype, market research to manufacturing, patents and trademarks, retail & TV sales, funding & more! Another part of the book’s tremendous popularity are the personal stories Lori shares and exclusive, behind the scenes about her journey.