Mark Davenport

Mark Davenport

Mark Davenport is the professional and pen name of a well-known serial entrepreneur and marketing expert who has started more than nineteen companies in fields as diverse as direct marketing, software, nanotechnology, and automated marketing. Having sold all of his ventures, the author now lives in Dubai, where he continues to advise entrepreneurs and direct marketing companies around the world. Mark Davenport is an opinion columnist for the CEOWORLD magazine.
Mark Davenport
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Trump University and Other “Successful” Founder Fails

An oft-repeated lie, which appears in many variations, is the amazing tale of the incredible successes of a company’s founder. “Our founder created this company after a lifetime of success!” these companies—and particularly, recruiters—often loudly announce. These successes are said to have taught the founder everything they needed to know...