Business and Real Estate Mogul, Entrepreneur, Author, Founder of The Corcoran Group & Shark on ABC’s "Shark Tank"
Barbara Corcoran’s credits include 20 jobs by the time she turned 23. It was her next job that would truly unleash her real potential, her innate business genius, and make her one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the country: She borrowed $1,000 and quit her job as a waitress to start a tiny real estate company in New York City. The Corcoran Group, the largest and best-known brand in the brokerage business, building the largest and best-known brand in the business.
Corcoran is the author of the best seller “Shark Tales: How I Turned $1,000 into a Billion Dollar Business!” and host of top business podcast “Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran.”
Barbara Corcoran is a motivational and inspirational speaker, sharing not only her incredible rise to the top, but also her extensive experience. She is a frequent small business and real estate contributor on every major network. In addition, her renowned success in the business world as well as her natural charisma have lead Corcoran to appear as an investor/Shark for the past nine seasons on ABC’s four-time Emmy award winning show, Shark Tank, investing in over 80 businesses to date.
Barbara has teamed up with iconic brands across public relations activations, appearances, digital content, social posts and speaking engagements. Her involvement has helped amplify conversations and drive sales. Brands she’s partnered with include Aflac, Amazon, American Express, Canon, eCommission, Microsoft, OnDeck, Toyota, UPS, Wall Street Journal and Zebit, among others.
As a self-made mogul, she will share with her audience the keys and strategies to build a business from the ground up and make it successful and profitable with drive and hard work as the main motors of your company.
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