Editor’s Note: This series profiles students at the Eccles School to highlight their achievements and to inspire their peers as they pursue different career paths and academic opportunities.

Trapper Roderick is a David Eccles School of Business student studying Entrepreneurship. Apart from being a Trapper Roderickfull-time student, he also started his own company called True Gentleman Suit Supply, which makes custom suits for modern men.

Eccles School: Who inspires you?

Roderick: My grandfather inspires me. He started a very successful company years ago called Jacobson Construction, and I strived to be an entrepreneur since then. My grandfather is also very generous, puts an emphasis on education and most importantly a gentleman. These are the traits that I take from him and push as my own.

Eccles School: Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

Roderick: If things go to plan, I would like to take my business to all major cities in the U.S. Being able to influence men to dress like gentlemen on a high-end but more materialistic lifestyle. I also would love to go surfing every morning. Get out of bed and do my