Mark, President and principle owner of Executive Furniture Rentals, was educated at Carlton University and Trent University where he acquired a Bachelor of Arts degree. His first position was working with an urban development firm, WW Urban Consultants and one year later joined Canadian Furniture Leasing, which later was renamed Executive Furniture Rentals.

He has served as President of the International Furniture Rental Association and is active with Core-Net and the International Facility Management Association. Mark has also served on the Board of Directors of Frontiers Foundation, Operation Beaver, which dedicates itself to building new homes in depressed communities, and on the first National Voluntary Committee of the Secretary of State.