Inventor/Entrepreneur with 10 patents earning over $30M, BIG win w/Daymond John on Shark Tank. Innovation Fanatic | Wicked Good Problem Solver | Insightful Advisor/Trainer | Voracious Learner
Lisa Lloyd is an accomplished professional inventor and consultant with a proven track record of success working with mid-sized to large companies. Her products can be found in stores globally licensed by brands like Scunci®, Vidal Sassoon®, Goody® and Suave®. Her most publicized success came when she appeared on Shark Tank where she earned the coveted investment of Daymond John and Barbara Corcoran for her line of toys, TC Pets.
Today, Lisa helps mid to large size companies with her proprietary methodologies to grow revenue with strategic innovation business development. Her deep understanding of innovation best practices combined with business development expertise uniquely qualify her to uncover brand extension opportunities, undercapitalized IP, and category disruption openings for her clients.
Lisa has spent nearly three decades working with, and training clients on subjects of innovation, licensing and business development tactics. She has been a featured lecturer at Universities including the UA Eller School of Business & Entrepreneurship, ASU College of Engineering, and the AZ Intellectual Property Association's continuing education program. Her most notable awards include Rice University’s Rice Alliance “Business Plan Pitch Competition” and “Pitch it to the Pros” with the late Billy Mays of Discovery Channel’s “Pitchmen”.
Her motto: "No doesn't mean no, just not that way!"