Mark is CEO and co-founder of TechShop and a recognized leader in the global maker movement. Under his leadership, TechShop revenue grew 20-fold in five years and multiple new locations have opened across the US. Mark has held executive positions at firms includingKinko's, Avery Dennison and Health Net. In 2013, his book, The Maker Movement Manifesto, was released by McGraw-Hill Education. He has been recognized by San Francisco Business Times as one of "Bay Area's Most Admired CEOs" and by Popular Mechanics as one of "25 movers and makers who are reinventing the American Dream." Mark has spoken at events like SXSW, Techonomy, TEDx and The Clinton Global Initiative. A former Green Beret, Mark holds an MBA from the Drucker Center at the Claremont Graduate University.