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Official Bio


Marcus Holliman is a lifelong Entrepreneur and Mentor to Small Businesses. He is committed to helping Businesses grow and create sustainable jobs.  He believes that any business owner can successfully: “Take your knowledge and passion and build a business around it”.

As a Mentor Marcus Holliman has dedicated his entire life to the quest of business learning and openly shares his insights with others. He practices what he preaches and uses his success principals daily in his own businesses.

Business Expertise

Marcus Holliman helps Small Businesses grow and create jobs; he has over 20 years of business development and management experience in a number of industry verticals ranging from commercial real estate, oil field services, gaming, recycling and professional sports. As President of the Lemurs Baseball Organization Marcus is responsible for community quality of life initiatives, small business partnerships, public relations, league management, and City communications. Marcus Holliman also serves as Managing Partner of International Business Advisors a consulting firm specializing in foreign direct investment and is dedicated to helping small businesses for job sustainability.

President Barack Obama & Marcus Holliman


Appointments Accolades & Accomplishments:

  • CCIM – Certified Commercial Investment Member
  • Laredo Lemurs & UNI-Trade Stadium CEO & President
  • American Association of Professional Baseball Champion 2015
  • Economic Development Advisory Committee, Through 2017 – City of Laredo
  • Webb County Appraisal Review Board, Through 2016 – Webb County, Texas
  • Co-Author – Art & Science of Success Volume IV – Amazon Author Page
  • Published Columnist LMT Business Journal
  • Futuro Fund – Partner / (DNC) Democratic National Committee
  • General Securities License (Series 7,63,65 – unregistered)
  • BSM – Bronze Star Recipient for Combat Heroism 1991 Desert Storm
  • Championship Pop Warner Coach, BYFL Youth Football Champion 2017
  • Community Green Award


Economic Development

Marcus Holliman served on the Economic Development Advisory Committee with 8 members appointed by the Mayor and City Council for the City of Laredo.
Mission Statement: To create a comprehensive incentive package for prospective new businesses and also discuss economic development.

Art & Science of Success IV

Marcus Holliman is a Co-Author of The “Best Selling” Book Series Art & Science of Success. The Art and Science of Success” is a collection of some of the greatest success minds of our time.

LMT Business Journal

Marcus Holliman is a featured columnist in the LMT Business Journal; he has written on the Commercial Real Estate Market and Business News related to Laredo and the US Mexico Border.

CCIM Institute

Marcus Holliman is a Certified Commercial Investment Member. A CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) is a recognized expert in the commercial and investment real estate industry.

Appraisal Review Board

Marcus Holliman served on the Webb County Appraisal Review Board the (ARB) is the judicial part of the property tax system and is authorized to hear and resolve disputes over appraisal matters provided the matters have been submitted to it.

National Association of Realtors 

National Association of Realtors - Member Marcus Holliman
The National Association of REALTORS®, “The Voice for Real Estate,” is America’s largest trade association. NAR’s 1 million members, including NAR’s institutes, societies and councils, are involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.

Laredo Lemurs Professional Baseball

As CEO & President of the Lemurs organization and UNI-Trade Stadium Marcus Holliman is responsible for League representation, Liaison to City Officials, Corporate Sponsor Development, Business Development, Media and Public Relations.

American Association of Professional Baseball Champion

Marcus Holliman led the Laredo Lemurs Professional Baseball team to its first American Association Championship Title in 2015.

Mile One – International Business Assistance Center

Marcus Holliman is one of the Co-Founders and is resident Mentor of the Mile One International Incubator & co-working space connects local entrepreneurs, inspires collaboration, and turns ideas into reality. also discuss economic development.

Marcus Holliman has also been featured on or seen in Inc. Magazine, Amazon, ABC, CNBC, CBS Money, Yahoo News, Fortune, Fox News, Boston Globe, Business Week, CNN Money, and Fast Company. He currently lives in Laredo, Texas with his family and enjoys basketball, golf, travel and meeting Startup Entrepreneurs at MileOne International Business Incubator.up.