Marcus Peterson is a young man from Los Angeles, CA, who believes in “redefining the impossible.” Going from industry to industry, he proves to the world that one can be a jack of all trades and a master of each. He is not one to back down when the going gets tough. Instead, he uses obstacles and challenges as his fuel to excel even more as the world has turned, forcing millions to make adjustments in life due to the 2020 covid-19 pandemic. He chose to become a financial advisor to give back to the community through his knowledge in financial literacy, wealth management, and entrepreneurial endeavors that birthed “MP,” Motivational Apparel.
As a former NFL athlete, a striking model for LA Models, Global Innovative Entrepreneur the founder of “MP” Motivational Apparel, and a reputable financial advisor, one can say that Marcus Peterson is rising from one industry to another. Like most people, he grew up without being given any handouts. He had to work hard from the ground up to reach where he stands today. As his passion for the sports exponentially grew, he sharpened his craft in the field and turned his dream of becoming a professional football player into a reality. It was a long shot for Marcus as he did not receive any Division-1 scholarships, and although his college career did not pan out as expected, he did not let these challenges diminish his drive to make it to the NFL.
On top of his love for sports, Marcus Peterson holds an MBA degree in global business (finance). His passion for business and entrepreneurship led him to start his clothing line, “MP” Motivational Apparel. He prides himself that his brand represents every person who has been overlooked, underestimated, or told that they were not good enough to achieve something. Through his apparel company, he reminds others that being overlooked or counted out should not prevent them from chasing after their goals. For Marcus, each person has their own inspirational stories of trials and tribulations to tell. With that, he provides a way for people to “wear” their struggles through a motivating apparel line that seeks to ignite dreams, helping people overcome the “No” in life and becoming the living proof of “Yes.”
Having been able to play in the professional stage as an athlete, Marcus Peterson was placed at a platform surrounded by global leaders, entrepreneurs, influencers, and many more successful individuals. This great exposure influenced Marcus to work harder and excel more. Since then, he has been featured in several publications, including Elle Mens Mag, Medium Magazine, MSNBC, and New York Weekly’s 30 under 30.
Today, Marcus Peterson is also taking the finance industry by storm as a financial advisor in Los Angeles, California. With a deep understanding of the importance of financial literacy to attain generational wealth and financial freedom, he makes it his mission to help others get in touch with the reality of finances.
Armed with excellent networking skills and a vast connection in sports and business, he takes on a global approach that makes him stand out from the rest in the industries he finds himself in. For this sportsman, entrepreneur, and finance expert, this is only the beginning of his journey toward the top.
To know more about Marcus Peterson, please visit his official website.