Uprising provides end-to-end production of compelling videos and photography for TV commercials, social campaigns, brand awareness and events, as well as strategic marketing consultation.

Clients include CBS News, Conde Nast, UCONN, Cigna, CalTech, CUNY and many, many others. We partner with some of the industry’s leading agencies including J. Walter Thompson, Omnicom Group, Oberland, Tribal and many others.
We specialize in production of cause related marketing campaigns, including the multi-award winning #WeWillListen for NAMI. The firm also has extensive experience working with the theater community, partnering with agencies such as a SpotCo and Serino Coyne as well as producers like Richard Frankel Productions, Nederlander Productions, Jordan Roth Productions, Jeffrey Finn Productions and others.


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Mark Stevenson

About Mark Stevenson: Uprising Productions is led by Mark Stevenson. His experience spans a wide range of professional and creative endeavors, including photojournalist, director, cinematographer, producer, editor, creative director, strategist, artist, illustrator, web designer, animator, theater producer, house painter, truck driver, crane operator, sailboat rigger and US Navy boatswains mate. Seriously.

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what clients say

Howard Lenn

Group Creative Director, J. Walter Thompson New York

"Mark directed a series of interviews for the National Alliance on Mental Illness of New York City. The work is moving, and was instrumental in helping us launch the #IWILLLISTEN Campaign. It was very rewarding to work with Mark and tell these stories to help break the stigma of mental illness."

Leslie Singer
CEO, SingerSalt.
Formerly President, Chief Creative Officer
Grey Global’s G2 Branding & Design

“I have been blessed to have a robust career that has allowed me to meet and work with some of the most talented people in the business and Mark is one of them. What makes Mark so different is his Multi Talented expertise – From creative direction, to design to integrated digital strategy to concepts to photography, writing, video production — it seems there is nothing that he cannot do. It’s incredibly refreshing to work with talent like that. The sky’s always the limit and possibility is never in question. It’s a beautiful thing.”


David Kirkpatrick
Author of The Facebook Effect
Founder, host and CEO at Techonomy Media Formerly Senior Editor, Internet and Technology at Fortune Magazine

“Mark is one of the best digital marketing professionals I know. His creative work has helped a number of Broadway shows, schools, and other groups and companies succeed online. And he’s a great guy.”


Adam Matalon
Executive Producer Billy The Exterminator on A&E. Executive VP at 405 Productions

“Mark’s very creative visual professional who brings a humorous and modest demeanor to all his work, coupled with an acute knowledge and thirst for effectively communicating a clients wishes.”



Bill May
Vice President of Business Development
Signature Advertising

“Genius at work! Mark possesses the unique ability to see the big picture and then produce creative elements that hit the branding mark – every time. His skills in creative direction, integrated strategy development, video production social media marketing, photography and more allow him to become an invaluable, multi-faceted asset to any brand building effort. Invite Mark to show what he can do for you!”

David Tereshchuk 

Multimedia Journalist NBC, CBS, Huffington Post

"Rarely have I found in any professional such a powerful combination of creativity and a deep trustworthiness that inspires great confidence among everyone around him.”