Ally Teixeira, an entrepreneur from Southern California, competes on tonight’s new episode of CNBC’s Deal or No Deal. The episode is entitled “Ice Cream Desires,” as a result of Teixeira got here to the present with a dream of profitable sufficient cash to launch her gluten-free and dairy-free ice cream model, Karma Ice Kreme. This submit comprises spoilers from the January 2 episode, which aired on CNBC at 10pm ET.
Texeira graduated from Pepperdine College and was a member of the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority. Along with being an entrepreneur with an MBA, Teixeira can also be an actress. Although some Deal or No Deal promo spells her title “Allie Texeira,” her IMDB web page spells it “Ally Teixeira,” and her “Ice Cream Desires” episode of Deal or No Deal is listed as one among her credit. She beforehand appeared as “Belladonna” on a 2017 episode of Catfish and has a handful of quick movie credit. Her husband Jacob, who appeared on the episode to indicate help for his spouse, is on IMDB as an editor and producer; he labored as an assistant editor for the truth tv competitors Survivor.
Throughout the present, she was additionally supported on stage by her good friend and her Karma Ice Kreme co-founder. Later within the episode, her rescue canine Bellini additionally made an look as Teixeira’s “good luck attraction.”
On Instagram, Teixeira advertises that she can also be the host of the YouTube present “Vegan on a Jet Airplane,” which her husband edits. The present’s description reads “Be part of Ally Teixeira as she travels the world assembly with cooks, healers, and native meals consultants. Vegan on a Jet Airplane will provide you with a window into unique cultures whereas bringing you the most effective wholesome meals this world has to supply!”
Teixeira’s ice cream firm, Karma Ice Kreme, is described as “provid[ing] natural, wholesome indulgent frozen desserts.” She co-founded the enterprise with Jeanette Murillo. On the corporate’s “About” web page, they are saying “What makes us distinctive? We try to push the boundaries of conventional ice cream flavors. We wish to revolutionize the wholesome dessert business with flavors that depart a blossom of flowers, happiness, and good vibrations all through your physique and thoughts!” On the episode, host Howie Mandel sampled one of many flavors and advised the viewers (and viewers) that it actually was scrumptious.
Towards the tip of the episode, the banker supplied $108,000 to Teixeira, however with a twist. Sitting within the viewers was Ben Van Leeuwen of the very profitable “Van Leeuwen” ice cream firm. Ben launched himself to Teixeira earlier than praising her vegan ice cream and providing her mentorship to assist her firm get off the bottom, if she made a cope with the banker proper then and there. After consulting her enterprise associate, Murillo, and her husband, Teixeira took the deal, coupled with Ben’s “invaluable” mentorship.
Tune in to CNBC to look at new episodes of Deal or No Deal on Wednesday nights at 9 & 10pm ET.