Mark is Vice President of Digital Innovation for Nestlé. Based in San Francisco California, Mark co-leads Nestlé’s global digital Innovation Hub referred to as the Silicon Valley Innovation Outpost (SVIO). Made up of a diverse team of over 20 marketing and technical team members from across Nestlé’s global organization and the surrounding Silicon Valley Innovation ecosystem, the SVIO’s mission is to build innovative and breakthrough digitally enabled services and business models that enhance consumer’s lives. The SVIO does this in collaboration with Nestlé businesses around the world and in partnership with promising startups and large companies alike.
Mark is a Nestlé veteran of more than 25 years. He started his career in Sales and then moved into Marketing. In his 12 years in Marketing, Mark held a variety of senior leadership roles and had responsibility for running some of Nestlé Purina’s largest and most profitable brands in North America. Prior to his current global digital leadership role, Mark spent 5 years as Global Head of Environmental Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility for Nestlé Purina.
Mark is a graduate of Providence College.