Mark is a technically inclined solutions architect with a diverse background in the broadcast and media industries. He is an alumnus of the University of Florida, College of Journalism and Communications. Mark has close to twenty years of broadcast, media, advertising, sales and database administration experience with a strong background in broadcast automation technology. He has successfully designed, engineered and deployed complex systems for many of the Media and Broadcasting industry leaders including CNN, NBC Universal, News Corporation / Fox, and Disney / ESPN. His passions include learning about new and future technology, as well as identifying, attacking and solving complex issues in Media Technology; Especially complex technical problems and when an inventive idea comes together. Mark dedicates his free time to his family, fitness, and travelling, where his recreational passion is auto racing. He loves the adrenaline, precision and focus required to be successful at the race track, participating and winning races at tracks such as Daytona International Speedway, Road Atlanta and Nürburgring.