Darien and Jordan nervously walk down the stairs and enter the den. They are in Toronto for the popular CBC reality show Dragons' Den to ask for a large amount of money to mine gold in the Yukon.
They claim to have found a new method of profit-sharing and say they could make the dragons a lot of money. They go through their plan for about 30 minutes and enter a lively debate with the dragons about their knowledge of the area and the value of their company.
If this makes it to one of the 20 episodes, it will air sometime between September 2013 and March 2014. If it makes it to air, the viewing audience will see a pitch and debate that is only about five minutes long. But a lot goes into that five minutes of TV.
It starts with trying to coordinate a schedule between the panel of investors and the CBC studio, which is done a year in advance. Long before taping commences, a team of producers travels the country hunting for budding entrepreneurs. This year they visited 45 cities over a littleRead More »from Secrets of Dragons’ Den: Behind the scenes