Marcus was born and raised in Kansas City Missouri. He spent 18 years of his life here gathering the principles that would set him on course to be an extraordinary entrepreneur; a Super Achiever as he calls it. A catalyst of education, he began a 9 year quest in 2008 and completed the first half of the journey in 2014 by acquiring 5 degrees. These degrees consist of Information Technology, Marketing, Supply Chain, and Business. Still desiring more education, Marcus completed his masters in 2016 with concentrations in Project Management and Business Development, all while obtaining an additional 6 certifications to complete the quest in 2017. His most noticeable certifications are Project Management Professional, Certified Business Development Expert, and Certified Public Speaker. Marcus is highly recognized for his skills in Sales, Recruiting, Financial and Real Estate Investment, Organizational Development, Innovation / Design Thinking, as well as Diversity and Inclusion just to name a few.