For over twenty-five years, Mark has advised U.S. and multi-national companies on global corporate citizenship, leadership positioning and signature program development. He is passionate about integrating CSR and communications to strengthen business and impact society.
Early on, Mark figured out that only through impact-driven strategies, strong partnerships and powerful storytelling could we tackle today’s biggest issues and affect true change. As the founder and CEO of Cause Consulting, he practices this every day. He loves being a social entrepreneur linking the public, private and nonprofit sectors to find innovative solutions for complex issues.
Mark kicked-off his career by helping ignite the corporate volunteerism movement at New York Cares and developing community programs at Citibank. While at the Corporation for National Service, he formed public-private partnerships to support and launch AmeriCorps. Later, Mark became the Executive Vice President of Omnicom’s Cone Communications, where for eight years he built and ran its Cause Branding Practice.
Mark is recognized as an “exemplary leader in corporate responsibility” by Corporate Responsibility Magazine and is the recipient of a 2015 Presidential Points of Light Award for his on-going leadership and commitment to community involvement and local change.