Mark Owens, President of NMA Entertainment and Marketing Group is responsible for overseeing all the business and client operations of offices around the world and providing the vision for how NMA will evolve into the future. In addition, he is instrumental in developing the Vanguard Entertainment Group division, which focuses on media partnerships for intellectual property rights holders such as HSN, A & E and Walk of Fame.
Prior to coming to NMA, Mark was the Managing Director at Ketchum Public Relations, managing the global Entertainment practice for four years, and working with brands such as, Absolut, Maserati, and Baccarat. Mark also spent 12 years as a partner at Davie Brown Entertainment and was responsible for over 50 award winning film and television promotions for brands such as Pepsi, BMW, and Reebok, and for helping prepare the company for sale into Omnicom. He also executive produced the film Into the Fire for the Fireman’s Fund and The History Channel.
Mark is a business graduate from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton Business School.