Mark is CEO of SmartCatch, Inc and provides Sustainable Seafood Technologies to Commercial Fishermen. He has a twenty-five year history of success in Silicon Valley and International Markets in the disciplines of Sales, Business Development, Product Management and Operations. He has an established track record with Global 100 companies (Cisco, DEC) as well as leadership positions with four start-up companies in the Search Engine, Location Based Services and Mobile-Wireless solutions (Inktomi, Vicinity, Aruba Networks & KonaWare). An evangelist and recognized expert in Internet of Things (IoT) architectures and sensors for industrial implementations. Mark is a former US Air Force Officer, has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Norwich University (Northfield, VT) and an MBA in High Technology Mngt from Golden Gate University (San Francisco, CA) and attended executive education studies at MIT Sloan School of Management and Stanford University. He is a lifetime mariner and competitive sailboat racer.