2010 ISHOF Service Award
Computer Wiz, Marcus Koch, has been keeping ISHOF’s antiquated computer system alive and most of the time, well. Computer crashes, email failures or internet malfunctions, Marcus is on-call to retrieve information and ease ISHOF’s concerned staff. He also helps with ISHOF’s special events and activities.
When not volunteering at ISHOF Marcus represents the interests of investors in building corporations in diverse industries and various countries around the globe. He has gained an extensive experience in international commerce and a vast understanding of intercultural communications by actively representing the international business development interests of clients in Europe, Africa, Asia, and North America. His career also includes experience in the establishment of international marketing programs, public relations, consulting on economic development projects for private sector clients and governments, and the establishment of business incubator programs to facilitate new market entry strategies and tactics.
Marcus majored in International Business and graduated magna cum laude with numerous awards for outstanding academic achievements. In 2008, he was awarded the Chairman of the Year Award by Greater Fort Lauderdale Sister Cities International.