| By Kathleen McCafferty |
As an eight-year-old, Justin Belleme got his first taste of entrepreneurism when he had a burning desire to get a go-kart. He could be found scouring the classified ads each week looking for models for sale. At the time, an entry level kart cost between $200 and $400 – a lot of money for a kid who made a couple bucks a week in allowance. Convinced that he could somehow earn enough cash to buy one, Justin hatched a plan.