Barbara Corcoran addresses the Harlem Business Success Forum. Barbara Corcoran is the author of Shark Tales, cast member of the ABC show Shark Tank and former founder of the Corcoran Group. She will be sharing her story on starting a business with $1000 and turning it into a billion dollar enterprise.
She discusses how to turning your passion into a business, how to knowing your market and how you fit in, how to build the right team, how to market, promote and sell, and how to attract and pitch to investors."
A profoundly successful businesswoman, Barbara’s uncertain start in her career eventually led to building one of the most successful real estate businesses in the country – The Corcoran Group – which she sold in 2001 for $66 million dollars. Today, Barbara is a weekly contributor on NBC’s TODAY, a businesswoman and consultant, an author, a syndicated columnist, and now a star on ABC’s hit reality show Shark Tank. Barbara is the author of a number of best-selling books, including If You Don’t Have Big Breasts, Put Ribbons on Your Pigtails, as well as Nextville, Amazing Places to Live Your Life. Her latest book, Shark Tales, hit the #1 business book on Amazon.