Mark is currently President of IDEAS, a global nonprofit organization, that works in 14 different countries delivering agriculture, business, community development, healthcare and education services. Mark has been an executive management consultant, and senior communications professional with 20 years of experience in corporate strategy, operations, marketing, online marketing, brand development, ecommerce and lead generation programs. He has consulted with Fortune 500 clients including Ford Motor Company, Panasonic, The Home Depot, Progressive Insurance, and AT&T. Mark has been at the lead of many unique and challenging marketing and communication projects throughout his career, including product launches for the Ford F-150 and Chevy Silverado in the automotive industry and Claritin and Allegra in the pharmaceutical industry. Completing over 200 projects and twice as many client pitches, Mark has developed specialized skills in knowing what to say, how to say it, and who to say it to. Mark graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Business Administration. He lives in Denver, Colorado with his wife Rushelle.