Mark is the Founder and Managing Partner of Seabeck Group, parent of Degree 37 LLC.. He is a seasoned executive and entrepreneur with a world-class leadership background in creating value and achieving “industry firsts” as a senior executive at category leaders like McDonald’s, Wal-Mart, and Blockbuster. He was also CEO at Camping World before transitioning into Private Equity. Mark’s visionary management approach has effectively translated into the creation of new multi- national corporate launches, new global market entries, and new international operations strategies that have produced billions of dollars in top-line growth and profitability in more than 60 countries.
Mark’s global track record of successfully creating new business concepts, developing new markets, and establishing new and creative operational formats built his reputation as an industry pioneer. His expertise in achieving unprecedented growth, while dramatically reducing development cost and improving ROI in the operations processes is well known, as is his extensive background in the utilization of technology to dramatically improve business performance. Mark has significant financial M&A experience and over the past decade he has advised private equity groups on the buying and selling of companies and advises municipalities, developers and collegiate and professional sports franchises on new construction, renovations, and large-scale master developments.