The Leader | Evening Standard daily


Leader Weekends: How to be a CEO (Marvin's Magic)

Season 1

Marvin Berglas founded Marvin's Magic in the UK 35 years ago. It's now in 60 international markets. This is a bonus episode cut down from our How to be a CEO podcast, to listen to the full episode click here.

In this episode:

  • The story of how they got into FAO Schwarz in New York’s Rockefeller Plaza
  • Their role in innovating "retail theatre" and experiential shopping 
  • How QVC and TV shopping revolutionised their business model

For the latest business news head to

More Episodes