Alex Furmansky (Budsies)

banko cantina - 114 S Olive Ave West Palm Beach, 33401
Palm Beach
Thu, Jun 23, 2016, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

Alex Furmansky is an American entrepreneur and businessman. He is the founder of Budsies, the company which turns artwork and photographs into 3D custom stuffed animals. Budsies has brought to life over 25,000 custom plush creations and recently launched Petsies, which turns photos of people's pets into plush dopplegangers. Furmansky's prior venture, Sparkology, is the invite-only online dating service for 20,000+ NYC successful young professionals.

Furmansky appeared on the April 10, 2015 episode of the reality competition television series Shark Tank to pitch Budsies. While he turned down an offer from the "sharks," Budsies benefited from the publicity and raised venture capital financing shortly after taping. Furmansky is a contributing writer to the Huffington Post and Inc. magazine, and he has been interviewed on CNBC and the Fox Business Network.

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  • Alex Furmansky

    Alex Furmansky

    Budsies

    Alex Furmansky is the founder of Budsies, a company which turns children's artwork and photographs into custom stuffed toys, and Sparkology, an online dating service that caters to successful young professionals.

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  • When

    Thursday, Jun 23
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)

    Where

    banko cantina
    114 S Olive Ave West Palm Beach33401

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      Alice Figuerola

      The SilverLogic

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