Self-made Multimillionaires Rooster McConaughey & Butch Gilliam are Takin’ Care of Business in "West Texas Investors Club"

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05 June 2016
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West Texas Investors Club
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 "West Texas Investors Club"
Season Premiere Tuesday, June 7 at 10 PM ET/PT on CNBC
 
          CNBC’s “West Texas Investors Club” returns with bigger deals, higher stakes and a whole lot more business. Set deep in the heart of Texas, the 10 original hour-long episodes feature self-made multimillionaires? Rooster McConaughey and Butch Gilliam who have chosen to pass on their success by investing in promising entrepreneurs – but only on their turf and their terms.

          Along with their close friend and confidante Gil Prather, Rooster and Butch invite a new batch of ambitious entrepreneurs from across the country to come down to Midland, Texas and make their case. These folks know that they’re getting a once-in-a-lifetime chance to secure an investment - but what they don’t know, is that clever products and beautiful balance sheets will only get you so far with these down-home investors. Rooster and Butch won’t make a deal until they’ve peered into your heart and soul – and taken the true measure of your character.

 

          In the Tuesday, June 7th episode, a young entrepreneur pitches Butch and Rooster an electronic beer tap that promises to reduce keg waste. The beer-loving investors have high hopes, but soon find that this youngster may not be everything he says he is. Later, two moms from Utah show off their practical zip-up bedding.

The entrepreneurs and businesses featured in upcoming new episodes: (*not in air episode order):
  • Rena Abramoff & Julie Abasova, Bandelettes – Staten Island, NY
  • Matthew Dooley & Mike Sarow, Kapture – Cincinnati, OH
  • Robert Duffy, Quick Step Anchor - Wilbraham,MA
  • Mollie & Jeff Evans, Baby Vida Smart Monitor – Omaha, NE
  • Ginger Flesher, Escape Room Live – Alexandria, VA
  • Valeria Frejlin, BungyPump – Los Angeles, CA
  • Cobb & Alex Hudjohn, H&H Outfitters – Forest Grove, OR
  • Carla Johnston, Carla Lee’s NutBurgers – Newport Beach, CA
  • Betsy Mikesell & Angie White, Beddy’s – Riverton, UT
  • Gary Murphy, Little Soya – Houston, TX
  • James Oliver, WeMontage – Neenah, WI
  • Michelle Oppelt, Smartycat Kids – Oakland, TN
  • Elliott Osborne, I-Tap Technologies – Chicago, IL
  • Serafina Palandech & Jen Johnson, Hip Chick Farms – Sebastopol, CA
  • Ty Parker & Trevor Abbott, SpinChill – Gainesville, FL
  • Cary Prewitt, Guns & Oil Beer – Austin, TX
  • Jeramiah Raber & Matt Heck, Nutshellz – Fultz, IL
  • Sandy Stein, Finders Key Purse – West Hills, CA
  • Ari Tolwin, Happy Tree Maple Water – New York, NY
  • Dan Triano, Sand Blaster Bait Caster – New Ringgold, PA


 
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