Tease Tea on CBC's Dragons Den Season 15 Update

Tease Tea Founder & Tea Sommelier Sheena Brady partnered with COO Amanda Baker to delivered a pitch to CBC's Dragons Den this past November. You've been asking for updates and here's what we can share:

 

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We accepted a deal! Well, at least on TV anyway. While the terms of the deal may have surprised some, We had one motive - To continue conversations post episode, vs walking away entirely. TV vs real life are two very different experiences and here's what happened after the show aired:

Tease Tea Founder Sheena Brady, and Dragon Vince Guzzo continued conversations and negotiations for a few weeks. For Sheena, it was important to land a strong partner with aligned values and access to new opportunities. This was more important than accessing capital itself.

Ultimately, after several conversations and negotiations post show, Sheena decided to actually walk away and continues to own 100% ownership of Tease Tea.
Pitching to the Dragons and working with the shows producers was a great experience overall, and our team was thankful to be a part of season 15.


What tea was prescribed to each Dragon? 
 
 Tease Tea on CBC Dragons Den

About Tease Tea:

At Tease Tea, we believe that every sip counts.
The little things we do every day can have a big impact on ourselves and the people around us.

That’s why we make all-natural, loose-leaf tea blends that aren’t just good for you.
They’re good for our planet.

Tease Tea Dragons Den Prescriptions

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Dragon

Tea Prescription 

ARLENE DICKINSON

Turmeric Tonic 

A functional fan favourite for general wellbeing. also available in our bio-degradable, plastic and chemical free tea bags.

Turmeric Tonic Tease Tea Dragons Den

JIM TRELIVING

Organic Breakfast at Tiffany's

Bold, strong, and  iconic classic just like Jim made with organic black tea that will give you consistent energy throughout the day 

Organic Breakfast at Tiffany's Tease Tea Dragons Den

LANE MERRIFIELD

To The Finish Lime

Being the tech king, this blend is primarily made with hints of lime and Yerba Mate, a plant that has a lot of hype amongst CEO Silicon Valley types for allowing creativity, clarity and focus.


MANJIT MINHAS

Mothers Helper

One of the most inspiring moms we know, while raising two young daughters and running so many ventures. Even the most successful mom’s need a little help, and this blend of yerba mate & green tea ultimate energy, focus, mood & immune system booster which is designed for moms who never get a day off. 

Mother's Helper Tease Tea Dragons Den

MICHELE ROMANOW

Coffee Cherry Tea

Inspired by Michele's entrepreneurial journey at a young age, Casacara, also known as “Coffee Cherry Tea” is made with the husks of the coffee bean which are typically thrown away in the coffee making process. We created this blend as an ode to Michele's very first business, The Tea Room, Queen University’s first zero-consumer-waste coffee shop. With this sustainable beverage, you get the best of both worlds when it comes to coffee and tea.

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VINCENZO GUZZO

It’s That Time

Made with Ayurvedic medicinal herbs, this caffeine free blend can helps combat unpredictable mood swings which can be a common symptom of PMS.It's that time tease tea dragons den

Tease Tea & Founders Fund: Investing in Women

Tease Tea Dragons Den Amanda Baker, COO of Tease Tea and Founders Fund

Amanda Baker, COO of Tease Tea & Founders Fund

“It’s bigger and more intentional than buzzwords when it comes to diversity & inclusion. It’s about being incredibly intentional about creating and building spaces where people feel seen and welcome. Founders Fund has been architecting this from day one, to support a wide spectrum of intersectional founders beyond gender identity or race. It’s age, sexual orientation, disability, socioeconomics and everything in between. We’ll never get it perfect, but we’ll always keep trying.” 


Tease Tea & Founders Fund: Investing in Women

 Tease Tea Founders Fund  Dragons Den

Each tea you invest in is also an investment in opportunities and support for women all across the globe through our social mission of empowering women owned businesses through our community enrichment programs.

To date we have contributed & raised over $100k to elevate underrepresented women owned businesses gain access to funding and mentorship through our Founders Fund program. Learn more at FoundersFund.ca

For inquires including wholesale, media & press email hello@teasetea.com


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