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Steve Gadlin - Blewt! LLC. Greater Chicago Area, IL, US

Steve Gadlin

Web Development Manager | Blewt! LLC

Greater Chicago Area, IL, UNITED STATES

I Want to Draw a Cat For You!





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Steve Gadlin from I want to draw a cat for you on Shark Tank He Wants to Draw a Cat for You NBC Evening News covers I Want to Draw a Cat For You Delight 2012 - Steve Gadlin Chat




Howdy hey. I enjoy creating comedy to delight and confuse, and applying those sensibilities to the business world. I believe strongly that if you lead with art and sincerity, the rest of the pieces will fall into place.

In 2010 I started I Want To Draw a Cat For You ( In 2011, I appeared on ABC's Shark Tank and made a deal with Mark Cuban for 33% of my company. To date, I've drawn about 8,500 stick figure cats for customers all around the world.


Industry Expertise (4)

Arts and Crafts

Social Media



Areas of Expertise (1)

Shark Tank

Accomplishments (1)

CEO – Blewt! LLC (professional)


Remember when Halloween meant coming home with a bag full of strange and new candies in all sorts of crazy, enticing wrappers, instead of the predictable assortment of big brands that define your kids' hauls? That's Blewt! We strive to remove bland predictability from your life – be it through stage, screen, monitor, or store. Blewt! creates comedy to delight and confuse.

Education (1)

Miami University: Bachelor's degree, English - Creative Writing 1998

Sample Talks (1)

How I sold 10,000 stick figure cat drawings for $10 a piece.

I speak about my experience creating the next pet rock - the customized stick figure cat drawing - and finding viral success through Groupon and Shark Tank.



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1000 to 5000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee