Mark Irodenko was trying to work a ‘real job’ and sell baseball cards and other sports memorabilia on the side. He took a chance and was now a player among the big spenders at the National.
The security of working for an established company is enough to keep some people from trying to start their own business.
It was a little scary at first, but Outfield Sports Cards’ owner Mark Irodenko decided to turn his part-time gig into his full-time profession. He was busy at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland, selling and buying.
"I think I like it because you don’t know what tomorrow will bring," he told the News-Herald of Southgate, Michigan.