Mark brings over 30 years of leadership to the art of commercial real estate development. He is equally well versed in design, permitting, construction, and contracts. While working as a preferred consultant to Exxon Marketing USA, he taught himself the profession of Architecture and has maintained his license there from 1998 to present.
Mark held senior regional positions with KinderCare Learning Centers and Lennar as well as New Jersey developers and general contractors. He routinely managed construction programs of $15M-$20M per year while simultaneously leading teams of professionals in due diligence, design, entitlements, permitting, bid and construction for portfolios with a market value up to $1B. Of note was a 50% reduction in construction time for childcare centers.
Mark has led due diligence, design, entitlements and permitting for leading retailers and developers. Project highlights include: Lennar & Toll Brothers joint submission for master redevelopment of an 800-acre former naval air station, 7-Eleven’s 400-store per year expansion in US and Canada, Wawa building permit program producing of one complete set of construction documents every 3 days, and compliance survey of 750 T-Mobile inspections.