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Kevin Hart Becomes Temporary Shark On ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’; Discusses Mission to Close Racial Wealth Gap



Comedian Kevin Hart made an appearance on shark tank with a mission. He wants to Close the Racial Wealth Gap, “My success will ultimately help close the gap.” Kevin was on Shark Tank last Friday as a fill-in for Daymond John and Robert Herjavec. He was referred to as a rookie shark by one of the other investors.

“The beauty in business is knowledge,” Kevin responded, “What you need to gain is knowledge-based off on those who have opened doors for you. Kevin has opened amazing doors. But guess what? You get older. And as you get older, you start to slip up here and there. And what is my job? My job is to pick up here.”

Hart was able to make a 200K investment with Lori on a device Snactiv, a device that reportedly looks like a chopstick and helps a person eat without getting their hands dirty. and kevin was happy about it.

“As HartBeat Ventures grows, you’ll see a real initiative in closing that big financial gap between my culture and mainstream America,” Hart explained. “My success will ultimately help close the gap.”

Taking over Twitter as VH1iNFO was the start of my career. After gaining over 27,000 followers, I got into podcasting. Using Blogtalk Radio as a platform. I created "Have a Seat Radio" and it took off from there. Have a Seat radio had over 100K listeners across the board? Interviewed Reality Stars, Musicians, Professional backup dancers. I was joined by Jeff Lewis who is the CEO of and Tori Bleu who was a local Atlanta artist and well connected to the industry. Our show went viral several times and ended up on,, And plenty of huge websites. Hip Hop Weekly Magazine eventually came to us for an interview and featured us in one of their magazine issues.