1. Bubba’s Q Boneless Ribs
Former football star Al “Bubba” Baker is known for his very delicious ribs. In fact, he owns a popular restaurant in Avon Lake, Ohio; where customers don’t seem to get enough of his boneless ribs recipes. The reason for his success is patented one of a kind deboning method.
Baker appeared on Shark Tank in 2013 where he proved he could satisfy Americans’ palates for quality barbecue. He was able to secure a sweet $300,000 deal with 30% equity from shark Daymond John. Baker’s business continues to grow, and is expected to attain $200 million in his lifetime.