"Truly Inspirational"

Mark truly inspired us. I cannot say enough about his ability to motivate people into action. --- Karen Laing, SCCC Workforce Development Division

“Down to Earth”

Mark gave a "down to earth" presentation with excellent guidelines to follow. The pointers will certainly prove to be valuable for me.
--- Jo-Ann Raia, Huntington Town Clerk

"Sage Insights"

"Mark has a focused determination to do the right thing in the right way at the right time. I value his sage insights and professional guidance." – George Scott, MBA

"Enormous Media Asset"

"Mark understands media as well as anyone. His insights on today’s environment and what the future will bring are an enormous asset."
John Kelly, NY State Broadcasters' Hall of Famer

Associations and Businesses Mark has Addressed

Mark has been the keynote speaker or workshop trainer for scores of associations, nonprofits and business groups, especially at their annual conferences. He has reached all walks of life with many varied interests. Here's a partial list:

Some Statewide or National Associations
NYS Society of Human Resource Management Annual Conference
NYS Association of Convenience Stores Annual Conference
NYS Association of Tax Receivers and Collectors Annual Conference
NYS Funeral Directors Association Annual Conference
NYS Town Clerks Association Annual Conference
Massachusetts Collectors and Treasurers Association Annual Conference
Public Pension Financial Forum National Conference
Public Relations Society of America/NE Annual Conference

(Full list in alphabetical order)
ADFACS Business Expo
Albany Job Service Employer Committee (JSEC)
Albany Law School Institute of Legal Studies
Albany SCORE Counselors
American Institute of Architects
American Marketing Association/Capital Region Chapter
Association of Collegiate Conference and Events Directors International
Association for Talent Development (CRATD)

Ballston Spa National Bank
BNI Crossroads Committee
Bryant Statton Networking Fair
Career and Technical Education Leadership Forum
Catholic Central HS Career Day
Chartwells School Dining Services
Cornell University Local Roads Program

Financial Planning Association of NE NY
First Investors Corporation
Guilderland Chamber Lone Rangers Meeting
Greater Capital Region Association of Realtors
Hoby Youth Forum
International Association of Administrative Professionals
Law Enforcement Institute
Massachusetts Collectors and Treasurers Association
Meeting Professionals International
Michigan Credit Union League

NY Association of Independent Living
NY Credit Union Association
NY Public Transit Association
NYS Society of Human Resource Management Annual Conference
NYS Association of Convenience Stores
NYS Association of Tax Receivers and Collectors
NYS Funeral Directors Association
NYS Town Clerks Association
NYS Training Council Annual Institute

Professional Networking Group of Capital Region
Project Management Institute
Project Solvers of America
Public Pension Financial Forum
Public Relations Society of America/NE Conference
Public Workshop Service Program
Rensselaer (RPI) Communicators Network

Saint Gregory's School
Saratoga Children's Theater
SCCC Workforce Development Division
Schenectady Business and Professional Women's Club
Schenectady Torch Club
School Facilities Management Institute
Small Business Showcase
Society for Marketing Professionals Services
Tech Valley Networking Group
Toastmasters Regional Conference

Ulster Federal Credit Union
Upstate Independent Filmmakers
U-Start Union College Business Incubator
Vermont Northwestern Medical Center
Women's Council of Realtors
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