President and Senior Partner
After a diverse career that has taken him from engineering in Silicon Valley to all over the world as a facilitator and speaker, Mark now focuses on the role he values most: mentor.
As a 30-year leader himself – from Little League coach to the corporate world to several successful start-ups – Mark enjoys helping others not just to be stronger leaders, but the next best version of themselves.
In addition to serving WorqIQ, Mark is also CEO and Founder of YouTern, a social career and workplace education resource for young professionals that Mashable calls a “Top 5 Online Community for Starting Your Career.”
Mark is co-author of the best-seller A World Gone Social: How Companies Must Adapt to Survive. About A World Gone Social, Adam Grant says “…Social media has taken the world by storm. At long last, we have a survival guide. This lively, timely book is relevant for all of us. And acclaimed speaker and thought leader John Spence says: “I read 100+ business books a year and A World Gone Social is by far the very best I have read on how to successfully navigate and leverage the massive power of social media. This one is a MUST read!!”
Recently named a “Top 100 Leadership Speaker” and a “Top 50 Leadership Innovator” in Inc.com, Mark has become an in-demand speaker and facilitator. A prolific blogger and columnist, Mark’s work can be seen on Entrepreneur, Forbes, Huffington Post, Harvard Business Review and many other outlets.