Mark has spent 22 years in business and new product development for technology and entertainment companies. His expertise spans offerings including digital cinema; digital home delivery through cable, broadcast, and satellite; Internet television; mobile devices; VR/AR, gaming and the convergence of these systems. Most recently, Mark worked at Technicolor where he was VP Corporate Strategy & Partnerships and was responsible for Technicolor’s strategies around cloud, VR, AR and real-time rendering and game engine technology. Mark has also worked for Dolby securing content for new products including Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos. Before Dolby Mark ran strategic engagements with major media aggregators (such as the studios, Netflix, Hulu, and YouTube) for Microsoft’s Media & Entertainment Group where he helped launch the Xbox Video store, media apps on Xbox and Windows, the second screen platform Xbox SmartGlass and innovative interactive movies with Silverlight Enhanced Movies.
Mark, holds a BA degree in management studies from the University of Leeds. Nominated in 2012 and 2013 as one of OnHollywood’s Power Players in Digital Entertainment, he Chairs the Consumer Technology Associations VR/AR Working Group and the Digital Entertainment Group’s Member Advisory Council.