In 1973, Barbara Corcoran started a real estate business called The Corcoran Group with a $1000 loan, which she later sold to the giant NRT Incorporated for $66 million.
Barbara is also the author of three books including her most recent, Shark Tales, detailing her inspiring true story and her best advice for anyone starting a business.
As a motivational speaker, she talks to SMB owners and gives advice on how to grow their business. As one of the Sharks on ABC's Shark Tank, Barbara invests her money into startups and small businesses and guides them to success.
Twitter ID: @barbaracorcoran