Senior Vice President Operations/Public Relations
A gifted producer, director and leader, Mark has been going 5280 since 1988. In addition to serving on the Senior Leadership Team that directs company operations, Mark is responsible for driving innovations for clients and brands in a constantly evolving media landscape. Mark has helped key accounts in healthcare, retail and higher education with smart strategies and award-winning creative direction. He has played a major role in L&S’s adoption of a business intelligence tool that gives clients unprecedented analysis of their data, which turns insights into impactful campaigns and more profits. Mark also has extensive skills in newswriting, broadcasting, anchoring and reporting, and was an executive producer, news anchor and reporter at KSFY-TV in Sioux Falls prior to joining L&S. This journalism background pays dividends in helping client public relations; Mark knows what goes into a good story and how to help clients spread the word. He earned his BS degree in Journalism and Broadcast Sequence from South Dakota State University.