Mark Pearlman is a business strategist, media and marketing executive, and nonprofit activist with expertise in financial, marketing, and organizational leadership.
Mark selectively collaborates with investment firms to develop and execute market-changing strategies to build a leadership position for the partnering firm. Most recently, he collaborated with one of the largest China-based Asset Management firms to develop and execute a rollout strategy to build a market presence in the United States. Previously, Mark was Executive Vice President of Business Strategy at a wealth management firm with more than $1.3 billion in assets under management.
Mark was part of the original executive team that launched the Fox News Channel under Roger Ailes. Previously, he held numerous management positions at CBS including Vice President, Business Development. He also helped build a Metromedia Company owned by John Kluge, where he held the position of Vice President, Market Strategy.
Mark supports charitable causes through direct involvement with specific nonprofits. He is a former Chairman of the Children’s Museum of Manhattan and a Board member of the Annenberg Foundation initiative in New York City for the arts and education. Mark has funded Jewish community initiatives including Sinai Live Books and JInsider where he produced videos that have generated 100+ million views.
David provides consulting and management services to the Sports and Media Industries including market research, programming strategies, management development and executive recruitment. The client roster includes some of the best-known brands in the business touching four continents.
David is also a highly regarded Advisor, Board Member, Trustee and Officer for several organizations across diverse disciplines from Entertainment to Advertising to Healthcare. He is a renowned expert on Corporate Strategy, Media, Marketing, Consumer Research, Product Development, Senior Management Mentoring Programs and all matters related to Mergers & Acquisitions.
For the past 40 years, David has generated extraordinary bottom line results as a highly successful, well-respected interpreneur and entrepreneur in the broadcasting business. David has set industry standards for programming innovation and sales success while developing some of the country's best talent and management.
Among his many accomplishments, he Co-Founded American Radio Systems which grew from a leading edge consolidator to publicly traded entity to the country’s 4th largest broadcaster and ultimately sold to CBS for the then record enterprise price of $2.6 billion dollars. As its Co-COO, he directly managed high performance major markets while immersed in all phases of acquisition, corporate decision-making and Board of Director related activities.
After the sale, David served as Co-Chief Operating Officer of CBS Radio where he had direct responsibility for over $400 million in revenue and over $170 million in cash flow while overseeing markets throughout the top 50 metros in the country.
David is a magna cum laude graduate of Boston College and earned an MBA in Marketing/ Finance from the Boston University School of Management.
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