about

Mark has over 20 years experience as a photojournalist, DP, producer and editor. His wide ranging experience includes work for news outlets such as the BBC, CBS News and WCBS; Fortune 500 clients like AT&T, Deutsche Bank and Facebook; publishing giants Condé Nast, Hearst and Wiley Publishing; over a dozen Broadway shows and partnering with agencies such as BBDO, JWT, Omnicom and others. 

His series of short films for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) received numerous awards including bronze and silver Effies, three Clios (gold, sliver, bronze) and the Chiat Day Award. The films were described in The New York Times as “Riveting… sincere and intimate.” HuffPo said the NAMI videos, “shook me to my core.” 

 

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Collegues & clients say

Diane King Hall

Anchor and correspondent CBS News

Mark's eye for composition is virtually unmatched. He can see a shot, and take it in a split second that serves the subject being covered. His ability to compose cinematography is equally matched by his professorial instinct for the explanatory, and story-telling is a gift for him.

Bill Oberlander

Founder, Executive Creative Director | OBERLAND

"I was knocked out by his strategic rigor, creative prowess and production nuance. Mark has that unique combination of having a clear POV and yet, able to collaborate in a team dynamic. I would work with Mark again in a nanosecond and whole-heartedly recommend him to any client, agency and/or production company!"

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.”

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."

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.”