New Monaco Enterprise Corporation
Bio and CV
New Monaco Enterprise Corporation. Mark is Vice President of Development for New Monaco LP – a company developing a large master-planned community in the Okanagan. He holds professional degrees in both Landscape Architecture, and Community and Regional Planning and has dedicated his career to pursuing urban planning innovations in sustainability, health promotion, urban food systems and creating places that people love to be in. Mark has worked as a city planner in the City of Vancouver,and was the first Manager of its Sustainability Office. He then co-founded two consulting companies, both of whom were recognized nationally as leaders in innovative planning. Business in Vancouver magazine named Mark one of Vancouver’s Top 40 under 40, and in 2010 he was named BC’s Planner of the Year. In 2013 Mark was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for his contributions to field of sustainability and planning for Canadian municipalities. After a decade of consulting, in 2011, Mark joined New Monaco LP to create a highly innovative development in the heart of BC’s wine country, www.newmonaco.ca. In 2013, the New Monaco project won the top planning award for small towns in Canada from the Canadian Institute of Planners.