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  • 21-Feb-2017

Alyssa's Transformational Shoes TM

Abstract

US PATENT 7,797,857 September 21, 2010

A transformational shoe which is actually 2 shoes in one is described. The first shoe (eg sneaker) is attached to the sole by a means such as a zipper. The upper shoe is removed by unzipping and detaching sole. Upper shoe is flipped over and becomes a sandal. Sandal is zipped to sole.

I made the invention in 2007 and the patent issued in 2010. I have been in school and not able to finance the marketing and sale of the invention. I have a functioning model pair of shoes, that I had produced for me to demonstrate the patent.

I would like to partner with someone to market or sell part of the invention to help me pay for my upcoming college tuition.

The target market is tweens, teens, and twenty-ishes. I have trade-marked ATS(TM) for Alyssa's Transformational Shoes.

I am 17 years of age and would really like to get the Patent on the market. It can offer a great advantage to existing shoe manufacturers or new start-up company.

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Who is your customer?

Target market is tweens, teens and twenty-ishes age groups. We will provide ATS(TM) (Alyssa's Transformational Shoes)(TM) for a 40 million woman market within that age group. We believe we can get 10% of that market or 4 million customers within 2 to 4 years.

What problem does this idea/product solve or what market need does it serve?

ATS(TM) provide a stylish design, functionality of 2 pair of shoes in one, and a "I GOT TO HAVE A PAIR BECAUSE THEY ARE SO COOL" product.

What attributes will make this idea/product successful? Why do you believe that those features will create success?

The design and functionality should make it an instant success. I know because everyone I have showed my model to has asked for a pair. The invention (US PATENT 7,797,857) will protect our monopoly for years to come.

Explain how you (your team) will execute to make this idea/product successful? What gives you (your team) an advantage over others already in the market or new to this market?

We have a patent protected shoe and trade marks of a unique product which could net $100,000,000 in our profits in the first 4 years as we sell to only 10% of the target population. Imagine if we get to 50% of our target market. There are no others in the market, its ours. We will protect it. I just need some help because of college expenses. I'd like to sell part of company but not entire amount. I'd also like to give a percent of the business to the "MAKE A WISH FOUNDATION" which I have been active in for the last 4 years.