I have more than 35 years of experience in marketing and advertising, 30 years in motivational speaking and over 10 years in Venture Capital and Finance. I serve as the CEO for The Shark and Company, LLC (www.thesharkandcompany.com) which is the holding company for 9 businesses currently I own entirely. An entrepreneur since the age of 17, I currently own Energy Capital Funding Group, LLC, Landsharks Marketing LLC, Powerforce Motivation LLC, Shark Surf Shack LLC, Hi-Level Funding Solutions LLC, New Marketing Solutions LLC (dba Money Saver Books), The Shark Telecom, LLC, The Shark Investments, LLC and All Go No Quit Foundation, LLC.
In all of my roles, I am responsible for conducting meetings and conference calls with staff, traveling for business to ensure customer satisfaction and the success of each company. I am especially skilled assisting clients to secure financing/funding for large projects, including energy projects, gold mines, casinos, malls, hotels, medical facilities, golf courses, and other development projects. Living by my motto, “ALL GO NO QUIT!!! ” I believe that “passion and enthusiasm breed followers.” I have a tenacious and lively attitude that thrives in business by having a can-do attitude and I approach every situation as an opportunity for success. Failure is never an option!!
In the coming years, I intend to expand my marketing company from 20 to 500 cities.. I also have established a nonprofit organization (www.allgonoquit.com) to Pay It Forward and help assist and inspire others to realize that Anything is Possible!! I am making Energy Capital Funding Group LLC become the leader in capital funding for all solar and energy renewable projects, mines, real estate, precious mineral project etc. I will also be self funding smaller projects thru The Shark investments later this year.
|Type of Business||Venture Capital, Marketing, Motivational Speaker, Investments, Non profit, Clothing Line, Travel, etc|
|Major Products and Services||Assistance of clients in securing financing for large projects, including coal and gold mines, casinos, malls, hotels, medical facilities, golf courses, and other development projects. Marketing company popular Money Saver Books for Fundraisers thru out the USA.|
|Expertise||Marketing, VC, Motivational Speaking|
|Educational Background||High School Education|
|Philanthropy||Local Church, Kids Associations, etc|
|Years in Position||35 total|
|Years in Profession||35 total|
|Day-to-Day Responsibilities||Handling conference calls and business trips to discuss projects with clients with ECFG LLC. Traveling for motivational speaking, streamlining over 20 cities for NMS LLC|
|What do you attribute your success to?||I attribute my success to my tenacity and believing there is a solution to every challenge. There is never a problem only solutions. My motto, which is "ALLGO NO QUIT!!" has become very well known. The word failure is not in my vocabulary. I am an extremely positive and believe GOD is the reason all the great things in my life have happened.|
|Where will you be in five years?||In five years, I want to take over the planet. I have started a nonprofit organization. I want Energy Capital Funding Group to become known as the go-to company and one stop-shop to secure funds for coal, oil, natural gas projects, wind, solar, geo-thermal, bio-diesel, any type of energy and renewable energy project, and gold, silver, and diamond mines or other precious minerals projects as well as real estate. I want my marketing company, which is currently in 20 cities, to grow to operating in 500 cities.|
|Hobbies / Interests / Sports||Golfing, wind surfing, traveling and Paying it forward!|