Speaker Bio: Barbara Corcoran
Barbara Corcoan is a Shark on ABC’s “Shark Tank” and self-made real estate mogul with a multibillion real business reveals the success strategies she used to attain personal and professional greatness that can be applied to any industry, business or profession.
Before this, Barbara Corcoran’s credits include straight D’s in high school and college and 20 jobs by the time sheturned 23. It was her next job that would make her one of the most successful entrepreneurs in thecountry: She borrowed $1,000 and quit her job as a waitress to start a tiny real estate company in NewYork City. Over the next 25 years Barbara would parlay that $1,000 loan into a $5 billion real estatebusiness, building the largest and best-known brand in the business.
As one an investor on ABC's show, Shark Tank, Barbara has claimed her stake as one of the most successful entrepreneurs in America and has invested in and successfully helped launch more than 80 businesses.
Corcoran is the author of the best seller “Shark Tales: How I Turned $1,000 into a Billion DollarBusiness!”