On tonight’s season finale episode of Shark Tank, a vegan entrepreneur from San Antonio, Texas makes a pitch for his plant-based fast-food restaurant chain Project Pollo.
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Founded by Lucas Bradbury in 2020, Project Pollo is a fast-food vegan restaurant chain with locations in Austin, Houston, Dallas, Katy, and Round Rock, Texas. The company plans to add even more locations as part of a national expansion by the end of the year.
According to a story published by the Dallas Morning News, Bradbury valued his company at $50 million when the episode was filmed back in September 2021. “Now, forward looking, that was a bargain,” the Dallas Morning News quoted Bradbury as saying.
In The Tank
Bradbury faces five hungry Sharks in the Tank: Mark Cuban, Kevin O’Leary, Lori Greiner, Barbara Corcoran and Guest Shark Kevin Hart.
During his appearance on the show, Bradbury asked for a $2.5 million investment in exchange for 5% of his company.
A Closer Look
- Here’s the Project Pollo website.
- Project Pollo is also active on Facebook, and Instagram.
- Lucas uses his personal Instagram page to promote his company.
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