[Video] The 2016 Minnebar Piranha Pool Startup Pitches


At Minnebar on Saturday, local startup attorney Jeffrey Robbins hosted ‘Piranha Pool’ — a take on the popular TV show “Shark Tank.”

Three Minnesota tech startups — Thrivors, Reemo, and Lewk pitched investors David Dalvey, Dave Mao, Cathy Connett, and Steve London in front of a live audience

No deals were struck on the spot, Mao + Reemo made a deal in principal, although there’s still much that can happen between now and close. Overall, the experience is a candid observation of what it can be like to pitch an investor — for those seeking to learn.