Twin Falls inventor set to appear on ‘Shark Tank’ tonight

A Twin Falls technology company is scheduled to be featured on ABC-TV's "Shark Tank" Friday night.

Mark Melni, owner and inventor of the Melni Connector, will pitch his device to five venture capitalists, aiming to gain financial backing, TechWatch reports.

Melni connectors aim to eliminate the need for crimp connectors and provide a faster, safer, and cost-effective way to transfer electricity.

The program airs at 8 p.m. Friday on KIVI-TV.