Mark combines his business knowledge and experience with comedy ventriloquism in a unique motivation talk “7 Secrets of Success: A peek inside one of America’s top performing companies”.
Mark graduated #1 from the University of Colorado with a perfect 4.0 GPA. He earned the highest grade in the USA in the November 1974 CPA exam (out of 38,000 participants). As President and CEO, St. Mary Land & Exploration Company grew under his direction from an $80 million private company to a $2.5 billion top performing public company. Over many consecutive years, St. Mary has been recognized as one of the 100 top performing small businesses in America by Forbes, Business Week and Fortune magazines. Mark was named as National Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young and was inducted into the Rocky Mountain Oil & Gas Hall of Fame.