Bishop Ward High School

Entrepreneurship 101

March 12, 2015 (Kansas City, Kans.): Today President of Strawberry Hill Povitica, Marc O'Leary, spoke to a Bishop Ward Academy of Finance Entrepreneurial class about the story of his family business. 

The students learned that now is prime time for becoming an entrepreneur. O’Leary spoke of his experience with QVC, and mentioned how important this aspect of marketing has been instrumental to increasing sales.

O’Leary shared with the students about what it takes to run a business and how that has changed over the years through newspapers, radio and television advertising. He said that 65% of his business is via internet but the most important part is having passion for what you do or sell.