Her name is Jackie Sheller Courtney. Her startup, an online bridal boutique called Nearly Newlywed (@nearlynewlywed), was launched less than a year ago. And, she’s from Brooklyn. Courtney got the opportunity of a lifetime — to pitch her startup to five entrepreneur-investor powerhouses (Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Robert Herjavec, Daymond John and Kevin O’Leary) on the top-rated (and seriously addictive) ABC show Shark Tank.
Her episode aired last week but you can watch it below. So, did Jackie Sheller Courtney represent Brooklyn well? Is her startup a winner?
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