06 May Meet Kevin Harrington
Kevin Harrington, the inventor of the infomercial, founder of the As Seen on TV empire and one of the original sharks on ABC’s Shark Tank, is one of the most successful entrepreneurs ever. He’s worked with some of the world’s biggest celebrities and launched some of the best selling DRTV campaigns in history. In 2012, Kevin was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Moxie Gala. This Award, which is not given out every year, is presented to a deserving member whose work has had a visible impact on the industry and has been acknowledged as doing so by other colleagues in the industry and the public at large. Kevin Harrington joined past honorees: Katie Williams, Billy Mays, Earl Greenburg, Rob Woodrooffe, Tim Hawthorne, Greg Renker, Joe Segal, Suzanne Somers, Mike Levey and Ron Popeil.