Shark Tank Airings: Season 4, Episode 418
Romy Taormina is CEO/Nausea Relief Chief of Psi Bands, a medical device sold in more than 10,000 US locations, including CVS, Target, Babies “R” Us, and more. Psi Bands or Romy have appeared on or in some of this nation’s most prestigious media, including The New York Times, US Today, Entrepreneur Magazine, Oprah’s Magazine, Women’s Health, Good Morning America, and, of course, Shark Tank. Romy’s past speaking engagements include Disney-sponsored entrepreneurial events, Tory Johnson's Spark & Hustle, Angela Jia Kim's Rock the World, SMARTY, and Dove’s Mom 2.0 Summit. Romy is a Huggies MomInspired Awardee, a Wells Fargo and National Association of Women’s Business Owners (NAWBO) Trailblazer Awardee, and a Count Me In and American Express OPEN Make Mine a Million Dollar Business Awardee.
Romy inspires and educates entrepreneurs on navigating the retail landscape, including the key elements needed to be retail-ready with your product line, from your internal company infrastructure and resources to making sure your product line is viable and can present a business case to retail buyers. Her blog, Both Sides of the Retail Table, provides a glimpse of the range of topics that she can address. As a mom of two teenage boys, Romy “gets” what it is like to raise a family while growing a business and can offer techniques for trying to achieve that bewildering “balance”.