The Tim Laskis Show: Entrepreneurs, Athletes and Entertainers

Listen as Tim digs deep into the mind's of his guests for nuggets of wisdom. He interviews go getters from a wide range of industries including business, professional sports and entertainment that discuss what it takes to be successful. Check out these great interviews: Episode 071: Mitch Russo (Millionare and former CEO for Tony Robbins and business partner with Chet Holmes and Shark Tank star, Kevin Harrington. Episode 060: Zach Osborne (2017 Supercross and Motocross Champion), Episodes 082 & 083: Micky Dymond (1986 & 1987 Motocross Champion), Episodes 045 & 046: Michael Talbott (Miami Vice star, AKA Detictive Switek), Episode 014: Robinn Lange (Former Entertainment Agent for Michael Jordan and The Beach Boys), Episode 053: Zach Benson (Entrepreneur, Television Dancer and YouTube Star), Episode 004: George Young (Star of Discovery Channel's hit show, "Bering Sea Gold").
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Aug 9, 2017

Marques grew up in a single parent home with a father that inspired him. He attended Howard University where he played division 1 football prior to getting drafted into the NFL in 2003. He played for five years as an offensive lineman with the Titans, Bills, Ravens and Jaguars. Even during the offseason he helped train football players in Europe, both physically and mentally.

At the age of 27, Marques founded a construction company that grew rapidly within its first few years, however, he eventually went bankrupt after losing almost 2 million dollar on one project in just under 90 days.  At his darkest moment, the NFL trust helped him restructure his life. With a lot of hard work and determination, he became a motivational speaker and marketing leader, helping to build others up to succeed. His bestselling book, “Sleepless Nights: The NFL: A Family and Business” is an autobiography from birth, to his NFL career, rise and fall in corporate America and beyond. It also details how he overcame his demons of drinking and gambling to get his life back on track. Be sure to visit his website at


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