Mark is a Managing Director with Skylight Financial Group responsible for overseeing recruiting initiatives within the organization. He strives to raise awareness of the firm as a career destination for the next top performers in our industry. In promoting the abilities of the Skylight team in our various markets, including colleges and universities he helps identify new marketing opportunities where we can create and implement campaigns to develop these. Having previously served as Chief Marketing Officer, he brings to the role continued leadership as well as over 10 years marketing strategy and planning experience. Mark continues to play a lead role in the community outreach of Skylight, particularly in Northeast Ohio.
Very active in the local community Mark is a founding member and executive board member of the Cleveland Irish Network and is currently the president of the organization. He has most recently served as Chair of the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission Associate Board; is currently a board member of Ohio City Incorporated as well as Chair of the Business Advisory Committee at Cuyahoga Community College. Mark also coaches youth soccer in Rocky River.
Born in Derry City, Ireland, Mark moved permanently to the US (Cleveland area) in 2001 having previously studied at John Carroll University as part of a scholarship program. Prior to this, he studied at St. Columb’s College in Derry as well as Manchester University, where he graduated with a production management degree.
He is married to his wife Maria and they have two wonderful children, along with two crazy dogs. They reside in Rocky River on Cleveland’s Westside.