Mark is a Seattle native and telecom and MSP entrepreneur. He earned a BA from the University of Washington in 1991. In 1996, he founded Telecom Solutions, a telecom brokerage which evolved and grew to become Portfolio Communications in 2005, one of the largest in the Northwest 5 states. Mark is an expert in designing, deploying, and managing enterprise voice and data networks. In 2009, he co-founded Fuse Networks, Inc., a MSP delivering 5 Core Services; IaaS, SaaS, DaaS, UCaaS, and Help Desk support, enabling clients to consume fully managed, OpEx based, virtualized, servers, desktops, telephony, and security supported by a helpdesk staffed with certified MS, Cisco, Dell, and VMWare engineers. He is the recipient of an MSP Mentor award.
Mark currently serves on the Partner Advisory Boards of CenturyLink, Verizon, and RackSpace.
Mark oversees vendor relations, sales management, and business development at Portfolio.
Mark’s passion for business and entrepreneurship is only rivaled by his love of cars. In his spare time, he enjoys racing at Northwest area tracks.