A Wealth of Experience
Although the passion for the industry began long before, Mark officially began his career in the 1980s as an editorial assistant SportsDesk, a program on The Sports Network, which had just recently been established. Over his time with TSN, which spanned over 32 years, he held nine advancements to eventually become the senior vice-president and general manager.
Throughout his illustrious career, Mark has established himself as a strategic, creative, and innovative thinker. He has worked closely with leagues, teams, and clients to build properties and drive revenue. He has formed an extensive knowledge of all aspects of media throughout his work, including linear, digital, social, production, programming, sales, branded content, and distribution.
Some of Mark’s special assignments include acting as the executive producer of hockey for the Vancouver Olympics in 2010 and acting as executive producer of the Daytime Studio Show for the London Olympics in 2012. Under Mark’s direction, TSN broadcasted the Humboldt Broncos first game after a tragic bus accident in 2018. Mark won a Gemini Award for the best sporting event for the World Junior Hockey Championship: Gold Medal Game in 2006. He won another Gemini Award in 2007 for Best Sports Analysis Program for the NHL on TSN Studio Show.
Challenging himself to a fresh start, Mark founded M2 Consulting, which provides services for private companies, non-profit organizations, and individuals. Through his new company, Mark provides innovative ideas, brand development, strategic planning, and content creation for his clients.