NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. --- Can a New Rochelle resident's business approach earn him the top spot in self-made millionaire and serial entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis' empire?
Watch CNBC's "The Partner," the new five-episode series featuring the renowned investor when it premieres Tuesday, March 7 at 10 p.m.
New Rochelle businessman Michael Graves is one of the contestants on the show which follows Lemonis as he searches for the perfect partner to help him manage his fast-growing portfolio of businesses.
Graves the only New York contestant, is up against folks from across the U.S.
The winning candidate will receive a half-million dollar contract, an equity stake, and the chance to help Lemonis, the subject of CNBC’s hit show “The Profit,” manage his empire.
Graves is a self-described workaholic with a dedication to working 24/7. He started his first business in 2008 and has since gone on to grow his boutique marketing firm with wide-ranging clients such as IBM, American Airlines and UBS, among others.
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