Marques Ogden was drafted into the NFL as an offensive lineman, after 5 years of playing in the league, he decided to retire and pursue a career in construction. At the age 27, Marques founded a construction company called Kayden Premier Enterprises. The company had fast growth and in 2010, but lost the company as well as almost $2 million on a single project in a matter of 90 days. But he persevered. During his darkest hours, he pulled himself together, picked up a job to make ends meet and worked with the determination to become an inspirational keynote speaker, executive coach, and author with the end goal of helping others build success.