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Missouri S&T graduate appears on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank,’ receives offer

Posted by on January 18, 2023

A Missouri S&T graduate recently appeared on ABC’s “Shark Tank” and received an offer to purchase a percentage of his company, but after multiple counter-offers, no deal was made. MT Strickland, an alumnus of S&T’s electrical engineering program, represented the Metric Mate company on the episode, along with his business partners, Braxton Davis and Ecleamus […]

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S&T graduate to appear on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

Posted by on January 10, 2023

Can a Miner persuade a tank of sharks to invest in strength training technology? As perplexing as that question sounds, people will soon have an answer when they watch Missouri S&T alumnus MT Strickland represent his company Jan. 13 at 7 p.m. CST on ABC’s “Shark Tank.” Strickland, an electrical engineering graduate of Missouri S&T, […]

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Missouri S&T student earns second in entrepreneurship competition

Posted by on April 17, 2020

Vanessa Mahan, a senior in biological sciences at Missouri S&T from Kansas City, Missouri, has earned second place in a virtual “shark tank” style competition through the University of Missouri System’s Entrepreneur Quest (EQ) program.

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