Mark Ford is the editor of the Wealth Builders Club and co-founder of the Palm Beach Research Group (which oversees the U.S. chapter of WBC). Mark started his first business when he was 11 years old. In the decades since then, he’s started hundreds more.
In 1982, Mark moved to Palm Beach County and took a job with a small publishing company. He worked as an apprentice to a well-known businessman in South Florida. He helped that company grow to $135 million in annual revenues, became a multimillionaire himself, and retired at age 39.
After a year of writing poetry, he became a consultant to the health and investment publishing industry. He was involved in the development of dozens of multimillion-dollar businesses, including one whose revenues recently exceeded the $400 million mark.
He has also written a dozen books on entrepreneurship, personal productivity and wealth building. Three of these were New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestsellers.
After turning 60, Mark “retired” again. He now focuses on growing his investments and writing for the Palm Beach Research Group.
Mark currently lives in Palm Beach with his wife, Kathy.