He played in the NFL as an offensive lineman for six years, but transition came hard for Marques Ogden. Born and raised in Washington, D.C., by a single father, Ogden attended Howard University before being drafted into the NFL and becoming a successful business owner. When things took a turn — causing him to lose every penny he had in less than 90 days — and Ogden went from ambitious businessman to nightshift janitor virtually overnight, he chose to stick it out. Today, he's an international keynote speaker, a business coach, and a consultant.
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