Alumna Biz To Compete On Steve Harvey’s FUNDERDOME
Emily Lagasse MBA’15, founder and CEO of Fedwell Pet Foods, will compete on Steve Harvey’s FUNDERDOME, airing on ABC, Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 9 p.m. Eastern/8 p.m. Central.
“I will be pitching a new product in front of a live studio audience (eek!) for a chance at $50,000! To find out what happens, you’ll have to tune in and watch,” she writes. “To stay updated as the show date gets closer, and for the inside scoop on some special show deals, I welcome you to join the Facebook event page.”
Fedwell is “dedicated to bringing you the best food, treats, and supplements to support your pet’s overall health and wellness.”
About Steve Harvey’s FUNDERDOME
“Steve Harvey’s FUNDERDOME is a seed-funding competition reality series where two budding entrepreneurs go head-to-head to win over a live studio audience to fund their ideas, products or companies. The audience represents the ‘customer’ and, as the customer is always right, they vote to determine the winner. But the entrepreneurs will face a major dilemma: one of them is allowed to cash out and walk away for less money. But if an entrepreneur cashes out, they forgo the opportunity to win the whole cash prize for that round—a good move if they lost the crowd vote, but a bad move if they would have won it.”
“I wouldn’t have the courage to pursue my dreams without your unwavering support and belief in what we do at Fedwell. Thank you, from the bottom of my heart, for helping me reach this exciting milestone,” writes Lagasse.