Mark (“MJ”) is a Co-Founder and Partner at 3FORTY3. Over the course of his 20-year career, Mark has founded two companies, served as an early employee at two more, and worked for some of the highest regarded executive search firms in the US. He has completed over 350 executive searches for high growth & public companies across Enterprise / SaaS / IT Infra and Consumer / markets.

Previously, Mark served as a senior Partner at True Search, where he served on the executive committee, led the San Francisco office, and helped the company scale from 20 to over 120 people in 4 years. Prior to True, Mark founded Ignition Talent Group and spent his early career working at Korn/Ferry, Futurestep, James & Co., Barlow Group, and Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati.

Mark earned a B.A from Tufts University. He also serves as CEO of Terrain Advisors, a Real Estate Data Analytics Platform, co-founder and Fund Advisor to SignalFire, and Board Member for Mission Bit, a mission-driven Not-For-Profit organization helping to close the technology divide for disadvantaged Bay Area high school students via project-based computer science courses.

Words to Work By

“Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.”