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Tualatin startup competes on ABC's "Shark Tank"

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Monday, May 07, 2012

The two Tualatin entrepreneurs behind Wild Squirrel Nut Butter will appear on the ABC show "Shark Tank" this week.

It's the latest national media attention for University of Oregon undergrads-turned-entrepreneurs Keeley Tillotson and Erika Welsh, who launched the business last year in their Eugene apartment. The brand appeared in the May issues of Glamour and O magazines. 
The pair taped the "Shark Tank" episode in September but have remained quiet about its outcome. Entrepreneurs pitch their businesses to a panel of five judges, attempting to land investment in exchange for equity.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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