Mark has been a board member since June 3, 2021. As CEO of Flagship Solutions Group, Mark has more than 30 years of senior management and sales experience. Mark is responsible for the day-to-day management and implementation of the strategic and tactical direction of Flagship as well as the integration of services capabilities into responsive customer solutions.
In 2021, Mark was selected as an IBM Champion. The IBM Champions program recognizes individuals who make extraordinary contributions to our IBM communities by advocating IBM solutions, offerings, and programs; sharing their knowledge and expertise; and helping nurture and grow the community.
Flagship has won and been a finalist of several IBM Beacon Awards, IBM’s highest honor for a Business Partner, In 2014 Flagship was awarded a Beacon Award for Outstanding Community Impact. This was the first time in IBM’s history a Business Partner was recognized for their community involvement.
Included in his extensive background are key management roles with some of the nation’s most recognized computer and data management firms including NCR, Burroughs and Champion Solutions Group. Mark held the position of Senior Director at Mainline Information Systems where he had responsibility for Mainline’s Services companies, including IBM Global Services, Disaster Recovery and Professional Services. Just prior to Flagship, Mark was COO for Compuquip Technologies, one of South Florida’s largest systems integrators.
In addition to his business responsibilities, Mark serves on:
- IBM Global Business Partner Advisory Council
- IBM Security Advisory Council
- IBM Cloud Advisory Council
Mark has a BA in Management and holds IBM Certifications as an IBM Cloud Builder, Systems Expert x series, Smarter Cities Technical and Sales certifications, IBM Disaster Recovery Top Gun, Blade and Storage Certifications. In addition, Mark holds a TOGAF certification.