A member of Vistage for more than five years Mark is a partner in a new agency micro-network concept called www.moddern.com. With a particular expertise in direct and digital marketing, Mark has served both business-to-business and business-to-consumer clients by offering strategic consulting, creative services, digital marketing, direct response television and radio production, printing and mailing, and media buying services. Marketing agencies are beginning to consider owning their own products and servicing them as an agency-client relationship. Always ahead of the trend, in 2000 Mark founded ecommerce application www.yourcover.com which has evolved into a leading provider of online user generated personalized magazine covers as well as ancillary products for a host of life stage events.
Having traveled extensively in China, in 2011 Mark launched a business unit focused on helping Chinese companies enter and succeed in the United States market as well as advising U.S. based companies on entering the marketplace in China. A dedicated student of Mandarin Mark has built a substantial network in China.
Mark writes regularly and has been published in a number of business and professional journals and has a blog that can be found at http://markkolier.wordpress.com