A lifelong creator and storyteller, Mark has worked in public relations and marketing for more than 15 years. His deep experience in content creation, digital marketing, and social media has been deployed on behalf of clients in a broad range of industries. A trusted agency strategist, Mark focuses on the power of storytelling, whether it be brand identity, a particular media pitch, or the look and feel of a website.
Mark started his graphic design career before moving into magazine distribution, where he spent several years immersed in retail marketing, publishing, and wholesale distribution. He created a publishing company and published several fiction and nonfiction titles, including his own tabletop games and books. His personal experience and passion for publishing and game development have delivered highly valued expertise in niche categories, such as book marketing and distribution, author and creator representation, Kickstarter marketing, and crowdfunding.
Mark has served on The Worldcom Public Relations Group’s Digital Communications Committee, leads the agency’s marketing practice, and is the go-to agency expert on Geek culture.
Mark holds a degree in eBusiness and an MBA in Marketing. He resides in Los Angeles with his wife, a professor, teacher, and author, and his son, who plays the drums, is also a trumpet player in the middle school band, tap dances, and does other loud things.