Mark is the General Manager of the Pro Em Tucson location. He has P & L responsibility and direct supervision of all operations and sales development in Southern Arizona.
While Mark was working as an Occupational Therapist he was introduced to Abbey Medical/Abbey Rents where he eventually joined the management team. Mark trained in the medical and special events arena while with Abbey until 1989 when he decided to open his own company and he became the Founder and President of Arizona Party Rental.
Mark operated Arizona Party Rental for 15 years and successfully sold the company in 2003.In 2013 Mark began his career with Pro Em as the Tucson General Manager.
Some of the memorable events Mark has had the pleasure and opportunity to be involved with include:
The University of Arizona Athletics, Arizona Copper Bowl, Insight.com Bowl, National Senior Olympics, Earth Day at Biosphere 2, the Telluride Film Festival and theConquistadore/Cologard Classic Golf Tournament.
Mark was also involved with the film industry in Tucson working on such films as Tombstone, Traffic, Harley Davidson & The Marlboro Man, Aces: Iron Eagles 3, Young Guns 2, Pontiac Moon, Tin Cup, Buffalo Soldiers and ThreeKing’s .
Mark has been quite active in the Tucson community. He served on the Board of Directors for the Executive Association of Tucson, volunteering for the Southern Arizona Red Cross and the Southern Arizona Paralyzed Veterans. He also was an assistant coach at the Arizona School for the Deaf & Blind track and field team.
Mark is from a military family and is a veteran. He has traveled extensively and attended high school in Germany. He is an avid cyclist, skier and a professional drummer and percussionist currently performing, recording and touring.