Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that TV infomercial expert John Hurley will speak at the October 20th, 2014 meeting of the Nassau County Inventors and Entrepreneurs Club. Mr. Hurley, merchandising coordinator at AllStar Products Group LLC, of Hawthorne, New York, a leading DRTV (direct response television) company, will discuss ways to get inventions sold on television and explain what it takes to get a product labeled with the sticker “As Seen on TV.”
AllStar has a track record of getting new products into successful television campaigns and is the company behind Snuggie, Bendaroos, Topsy Turvy, Perfect Brownie, Perfect Pancake, Pasta Pro, Bumpits, GripGo, Hot Buns, Forever Comfy and more.
“We hope this presentation will assist our residents in turning their ideas into viable business products,” said County Executive Mangano. “Our talented residents are the County’s best resource for future economic growth.”
The Nassau Country Industrial Development Agency and entrepreneur Brian Fried, of Melville, organized the Nassau County Inventors and Entrepreneurs Club early in 2012 and since then its events have attracted more than 2,500 attendees.
The meeting takes place on October 20th from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., in the Ceremonial Chambers of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building located at 1550 Franklin Ave. in Mineola. Admission is free.