Barbara Corcoran was already well-known as a straight-talking, self-made, multi-millionaire real estate broker and creator of The Corcoran Group when she took a very memorable cab ride and realized that her life was about to change — “and I didn’t like it,” she admits, laughing.
It was the first season of “Shark Tank,” which is now an ABC hit but was then just a new show she wasn’t even sure anyone would watch. But the limo driver taking her to the airport certainly knew the premise, where wannabe entrepreneurs present their ideas to a panel of mega-successful moguls including Corcoran, the keynote speaker today at the National Women Business Owners Corporation national conference at the PGA National Resort and Spa.
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Barbara Corcoran: Thursday, 12:15 p.m. at the PGA National Resort and Spa.
For more information, visit www.nwboc.org or call 800-675-5066.