Millennials from Detroit, Michigan, hope to tailor a deal for their line of premium shirts for men 5'8" and under; two Los Angeles, California, photographers can make anyone look beautiful with the technology behind their high-end photo booth; a police officer and former Marine from Cumberland, Rhode Island, hopes the Sharks won't leave him hanging with his no-drill, no-hole curtain rod brackets; and two men from Coconut Creek, Florida, invented a personal flotation device with multifunctional options. Also, a follow-up with Cyndi Lee from Houston, Texas, and her multi-use kitchen tools, Safe Grabs, which Lori Greiner invested in during season 8.
Season 9 Episode 5 of Shark Tank was watched by 4,290,000 viewers, resulting in a 1.00 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
Shark Tank follows aspiring entrepreneurs as they present various business ideas to moguls (known as "the sharks") in hopes of landing an investment in their ideas. Each week, ambitious entrepreneurs present their breakthrough business concepts to ruthless investors to convince them to invest in the concept.