Lisa Ascolese, The Inventress, the host of the Inventors Spotlight TV, CEO of Inventing A to Z, has clients on ABC’s Shark Tank, as well as shopping juggernauts QVC, HSN, and Shop HQ.
Over 30,000 new products are introduced annually, and 95% of them fail, according to the Harvard Business School. Nevertheless, one inventor who possesses the keys to success is altering the landscape for inventors.
Meet Lisa Ascolese, also known as ” The Inventress.” On ABC’s Shark Tank, Lisa’s clients include shopping juggernauts QVC, HSN, and Shop HQ. She is also the CEO of Inventing A to Z. This girl from New Jersey is paving the way for future inventors. The Inventress has a solution that can be used by novice developers as well as more experienced ones to create useful, saleable products.
Lisa was featured in prominent media outlets like OWN Network, PBS, BRAVO TV, ABC, Black Enterprise, Forbes, Ebony, and the New York Times. She appeared on television and in print frequently. As the host of Inventors Spotlight TV today, the mocha-colored beauty with a 100-watt smile stands at 5 feet 6 inches. The Inventors Spotlight TV, which went live in 2022, lets ordinary creators in. Lisa has the connections and expertise to make a product stand out, whether they are celebrity designers or mom entrepreneurs. Dionne Warwick, Gloria Gaynor, and Carla Hall, to name just a few, are among the many famous actors who have purchased products from Lisa.
Lisa guides inventors through the maze of product development, placement, and productivity through specialized courses, one-on-one training, and consultations. Consequently, by providing inventors with the keys to scaling a business, this 100% Black-owned, 100% female-owned company is establishing itself in the sector. Inventors can quickly bring an idea written on a napkin to market with Lisa and her vetted team working on a product.
Simply put, Lisa knows what customers want and how to work with producers and buyers behind the scenes after four decades in the industry and dozens of patents and trademarks. Inventors can use Lisa’s tried-and-true methods to get past the product development maze of prototypes, manufacturing, and marketing and present finished goods to decision-makers. Lisa provided insider tips for bringing a product to market that can assist inventors in making strategic decisions when she was recently featured on the cover of Black Innovators magazine.
Celebrities like Fast & Furious star Tyrese Gibson, actress Nicole Ari Parker, and Emmy nominee Sheryl Lee Ralph all use Lisa as their secret weapon. She collaborated with numerous A-listers over the course of her career to bring their products to market.
By employing her servant leadership approach, this determined businesswoman is disrupting the conventional method of conducting business. Lisa’s mission is to shine a light in the industry and truly believes that business owners can assist one another.
With her infectious drive and golden heart, Lisa is breaking down glass ceilings behind closed doors. Lisa helps other inventors by adhering to the saying, “Lifting each other up two hands at a time…and sometimes you just have to use your foot!” according to satisfied customers.