Mark holds a Bachelor of Environmental Studies Degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Waterloo and is a Registered Professional Planner with the Ontario Professional Planners Institute, and a Full Member with the Canadian Institute of Planners and the Saskatchewan Professional Planners Institute. Mark began his career as a Policy Analyst with the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Toronto in 1982. From 1984 to 1989, Mark worked for the Association of Municipalities of Ontario as a Policy Analyst and then the Manager of Section Services.
Mark joined Weston Consulting in 1989 to lead the company’s Land Investigation Services Division, analyzing properties on behalf of prospective investors and financial institutions, as well as working on planning and development projects. In 1995, as Vice President, Mark oversaw Business Development activities and a range of operational functions of the firm. Mark has managed a broad cross section of land use planning and development projects across the Greater Toronto Area. A substantial amount of his work has been geared toward property positioning and asset disposition strategies on behalf of corporate and institutional landowner clients.
Since 2007, Mark has been President of Weston Consulting. He is responsible for the sustained growth and development of the firm. He continues to focus on Business Development, project management, and staffing strategies. Mark is instrumental to the continued growth of the firm.