1. How to Get on 'Shark Tank' and Win

    How to Get on 'Shark Tank' and Win

    Rugged Events snagged a cool $1.75 million investment from Mark Cuban. Here are co-founder Rob Dickens' top tips for other hopeful entrepreneurs.

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    1. Marketing is extremely, extremely important.
    2. If you don't know your numbers, you're going to be a laughingstock.
    3. If you don't have the understanding of your finances that you need to, hire somebody.
    4. I've been on ESPN and CNN, but going on in front of five investors, when it's serious and quiet – it's a very surreal experience.
    5. We weren't intending to accept any offers from sharks, because we were already profitable.
    6. Our business is probably worth a little more than 1.75 million for 25 percent.
    7. The reason we did that was because the producers wanted us to do that.
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