Mark is from Cleveland, Ohio and graduated from Miami University in Ohio. He has been in the Hardware industry since 1986, with the first ten years of his career being with Black & Decker, working with all of their west coast accounts. He followed up from his time with B & D by working with Weslock and Cooper Tools. Mark has been an independent representative since 2000, starting with Koval Williamson early in 2005. He works with Costco, Emery Jensen Distribution, Zulily, Groupon, Grizzly Industrial, General Hardware, Alaska Housewares and several more. He has also been responsible for starting the Toy Category for Koval Williamson in 2011.
Mark has five children, and is an avid hiker, cyclist, golfer and live music concert goer.