Funky Mello Shark Tank Update (Season 15)

Funky Mello is a snack company that sells vegan, sugarless, sweet, and salty snacks made from chickpeas. The company was founded in December 2017 by Delisa Harper and Zach Harper.

Both wife and husband suffer from food allergies and were looking for healthy snacks, so they created Whipped Dessert. To expand their business, both of them appeared on Shark Tank Season 15 Episode 16 and asked the Sharks for $50k for 15% equity at a $333k Valuation.

What Is Funky Mello?

Funky Mello’s marshmallows are mainly made from chickpeas and all the ingredients mixed in it are plant-based. Their Dips and Snacks combo comes with Vanilla, Sweet N Salty, and Caramel Apple flavors.

Their whipped dips are available in vanilla, hazelnut, and chai flavors. They sell all their products online in combo packs. All their products contain gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free, nut-free, Vegan, non-GMO, No corn syrup, and No artificial ingredients. You can buy it from the retail store Whole Foods and online, Amazon, and their website.

Company NameFunky Mello
FounderDelisa Harper and Zach Harper
Founded2017
ProductHealthy Marshmallow Company
Asked For$50k for 15% equity
Final Deal$50k for 15% equity
SharkDaymond John Daymond John
Episode (Shark Tank USA)S15 E16
Air DateMarch 1, 2024
Business StatusIn Business
WebsiteVisit Website
HeadquartersAustin, Texas, USA
Lifetime Worth (Sales)$0.3M *estimated
Buy and WatchBuy NowAmazon Prime

Another Shark Tank Pitch

Who Is The Founder Of Funky Mello?

Funky Mello Founders Delisa Harper and Zach Harper
Image via ABC Shark Tank

The founder of Funky Mello Company is Zach Harper and the co-founder is his wife Delisa Harper. This husband and wife started this company in 2017. Zach is a Sales Specialist who has worked for many companies including Touchpoint Solutions, Freedom Medical, ePac Flexible Packaging, and many more.

Delisa is a digital marketer. She has worked at OpenText as a Field Marketing Specialist for 3 years.

How Was The Shark Tank Pitch Of Funky Mello?

After entering Shark Tank, both Delisa and Zach asked the Sharks for $50k for 15% equity. The Sharks tested different flavors of Funky Mello’s Marshmallow and liked them.

Their sales for the last 12 months were $100,000 and they lost $12k. They have made $40k so far this year and are on track to make $200,000 by the end of the year. Apart from this, they currently have $50,000 in the bank to run the business.

This money has come from friends and family and Delisa Harper has invested $30k of her own money in it. The making cost is $2, sells for $4, and is available in stores for $6.99.

Daymond John wasted no time in offering $50k for 15% equity. Delisa Harper and Zach Harper immediately accepted this offer.

Sharks Offers list!

SharksOffers
Daniel Lubetzky Shark Tank Profile Daniel LubetzkyNo Offer
Kevin O'Leary Shark Tank Profile Kevin O’LearyNo Offer
Mark Cuban Shark Tank Profile Mark CubanNo Offer
Daymond John Daymond John$50k for 15% equity
Lori Greiner Profile for Shark Tank Lori GreinerNo Offer
Founder’s (Countered)No Counter
Final Deals$50k for 15% equity

What Happened To Funky Mello After Shark Tank?

Funky Mello got a deal on Shark Tank Daymond John invested $50k in this company for 15% equity. After this episode aired, thousands of people bought their marshmallows and shared their opinions on social media.

Right now we are following this company and its founders for more information.

Funky Mello Shark Tank Update

After entering the Shark Tank, this couple completely explained their business to the Sharks and told them about the percentage of feature growth. They need an experienced business partner who can help in making this company a new big brand.

What Is Funky Mello’s Net Worth?

Funky Mello’s net worth is estimated at $0.2 million. Food and Beverages is one of the biggest industries in the United States. According to the data of 2022, the market size is estimated to be $1 trillion. The market size of the healthy food and beverages industry was estimated at $42 billion in 2020.

Annual Revenue by Years

Note: This report is based on our research and data so far. In this, we are only estimating the annual revenue.

YearsAnnual Revenue
2024 *estimated
2023$200k *estimated
2022$100k *estimated

Funding Reports to Date!

YearsFunding AmountInvestor
2023$50kDaymond John

Is Funky Mello Still In Business?

Delisa and Zach are both currently devoting full-time to this company and hope to make their products available in other retail stores in the United States.

The headquarters of this company is in Austin, Texas, United States and according to its LinkedIn profile, it has 2-10 employees.

Yes, Funky Mello is still in business as of March 2024.

frequently asked questions

Who is the Founder of Funky Mello?

Funky Mello was founded by Delisa Harper and Zach Harper.

Did Funky Mello get a deal on Shark Tank?

Yes, Funky Mello got a deal on Shark Tank.