MARQUES is proud to announce that founder and creative director, John Marques, will be a judge at the 8th edition of The Mark Challenge in Monaco. The business competition, which promotes entrepreneurship and innovation in the premium and luxury industries, is organized by the International University of Monaco (IUM) and is open to students from universities across the globe. Joining John Marques on the panel of judges this year are Mihai Ivascu, CEO & Co-founder of Modex; Sabrina Monteleone-Oeino, Sabrina Monte-Carlo Founder; Anthony C.A. Saccon, Chief Luxury Innovation Hub H-FARM S.P.A.; Robert Boisbouvier, Head of Startup Campus KPMG Monaco; Michel Bouquier, Senior Advisor at Finance and Economy Department Monaco; Frederica Bruno, Managing Director at 3DComm SARL; Rumble Romagnoli, President at Relevance. This year's competition boasts almost 350 participants from 45 different universities and 54 nationalities, making it one of the largest and most diverse editions to date. The final jury will be announced gradually in the coming days, and we are thrilled to have John Marques as one of the esteemed panelists. Concerning his participation in the competition, Marques said, "It is an honor to be one of the judges in this competition, after being on the other side as a student many years ago. I am also looking forward to returning to Monaco, as it holds a special place in my life." Don't miss the opportunity to see the future of the premium and luxury industries in action as The Mark Challenge's 8th edition takes place on the 29th of May 2021 and will be livestreamed online from the glamorous Monaco Yacht Club overlooking the principality's iconic marina.