Mark joined Joseph Chris Partners in 2002, after a 20-year business career that included positions in finance and accounting, management consulting and software sales to Fortune 500 companies.
He spent the first 10 years of his career as a finance and accounting executive with Datapoint Corporation in San Antonio, TX. He rose through the management ranks to Senior Controller, International Operations with financial control responsibility for five international subsidiaries. After being recruited by Perot Systems, he worked for five years as a Financial Systems Consultant and Account Manager on assignments in North America, Europe and Asia. As a sales and marketing executive, Mark sold software solutions to energy trading and risk management firms.
During his twenty five year business career, Mark developed skills in evaluating executive talent, organizational staffing and team building.
Mark has an MBA in Finance from the University of Hartford and received a BS in Forestry from the University of Maine.
During the summer months, Mark takes extensive hiking and backpacking trips in the Colorado Rockies.