|SEASON 1 EPISODE 6|
|Pitch||root beer float in a bottle|
|Asked For||$150,000 for 25%|
What is The Fizz Cup?
The Fizz Cup, a portable device that would make it easy to create a float yourself. A plastic cup that is screwed on top of a soda bottle. Add a scoop of delicious ice cream into the cup, squeeze the bottle and create the perfect float. After finishing, remove the cup, rinse thoroughly with warm water, let it dry and you can use it again.
Who Owns The Fizz Cup?
David Chodosh patented and trademarked the Fizz Cup. As the CEO of Jonzo Inc, David is involved with design and development of consumer products. He was involved with brands like Hasbro and Mattel.
He also worked with Hallmark and Time magazine. He graduated from Art Center College of Design and holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Product Design. Today Chodosh is the Founder of AirWare where they focus on sustainable cold-chain solutions.
David stated that as an inventor most of his products usually gets rejected. A childhood memory inspired the Fizz Cup, the classic ice cream float. He kicked off by investing $50k in personal funds and started in his garage.
Chodosh launched the Fizz Cup in 2012.The Fizz Cup was distributed at local fairs and water-parks. Once a kid purchased one and walked around he became a mobile advertisement.
He also managed to land a promotional deal with Coca-Cola. The publicity his company received on Shark Tank was a major milestone which increased his sales margin substantially and he made an appearance on The Today Show.