Mario Esquer is the CEO of Avadium Design. Mario is a thought leader, influencer, visionary, and successful entrepreneur. Mario provides the leadership and energy that has inspired the creation of Avadium Design. Mario Esquer joins other leading CEOs and Founders taking part in our Leader Roundtable Interview Series. The DotCom Magazine editorial team is delighted to have Mario join us for our Leader Roundtable Interview.
Mario, thank you so much for taking the time out of your busy day for this interview about your company, leadership, and entrepreneurship.
1. Mario, please tell us about Avadium Design. What is the elevator pitch?
Avadium is an Industrial design and product development firm. We develop new products and brands for companies by using our innovative design process.
2. What is the one thing that makes Avadium Design great?
The products Avadium create generate new sales for our clients which allows their businesses to grow and become more profitable.
3. Please tell us what is the key to being a great entrepreneur?
The key to be a great entrepreneur is networking. Your network is the foundation for your company.
4. What is the best advice can you give to a young entrepreneur just starting out with a new venture?
You need to know your market inside and out and understand what consumers want.
5. What is the one thing that you, as a person, want to be known for?
I am known for being an innovative designer that brings new product ideas to life.
6. When building a business, what is the one most important thing to keep in mind at all times?
You need to stay focused 100 percent of the time and overcome all the obstacles that you will encounter in the process.
7. When hiring employees, what is the one most important thing you look for?
I look for creative problem solvers that understands how to deliver design and brand solutions that our clients need help with.
8. What is your “Why”? Why do you get up in the morning?
I want to create a better future by designing products that will change the world.
9. What is the one thing that makes a great company?
A great company will have a focused strategy that allows the company to grow profits as well as caring about its employees.
10. What is the one thing that makes a great leader?
A great leader has a clear vision, is courageous and helps people reach their goals.
Mario Esquer, thank you so much for participating in the DotCom Magazine Leader Roundtable Interview Series. We very much appreciate the time you spent helping our readers learn more about what it takes to build a great company and become a great leader. We wish you, your family, and of course Avadium Design, nothing but the best.