The 'ACCIDENTAL' Coach, STRATEGIST, ENTREPRENEUR & ametuer travel writer
"Mark is a proven leader who truly cares for others and achieves
tangible results through his own efforts and those he leads.”
- Todd Metzler, DuPont Corporate Finance
After a doctor 'accidentally' cut a blood vessel in my back leaving me temporarily paralyzed ~ my life took on a dramatically new trajectory. Thank God and a skilled neurosurgeon I can walk again.
As a result, after 23 years in the hospitality industry, I left the CEO role to heal. It has been a long, painful and at times discouraging journey. Through new relationships and projects I am discovering healthier paths forward.
As a husband of one, father to five, and proud 'papa' to a new grand-daughter I love life.
As a seasoned CEO with a 26-year track record of organizational turnarounds, brand innovation, exceeding revenue targets while delivering 99% customer satisfaction - I love to inspire leaders and their organizations to GROW by telling better stories.
Created, delivered and sold original self-published training:
The VOWELS of Leadership
Marketing without a Marketing Director™
Circle of Hospitality
Speaking and training
For 129 different for-profit and non-profit organizations including market research for AT&T, Nissan, Red Lobster, Nestle, Speedstick, Citi, and Office Depot.
Do questions really unlock opportunities?
"Brick walls are only obstacles to those who ask no questions."
Mark P. Fisher
Entrepreneur | Leadership Coach | Marketing Strategist | Storyteller | Amatuer Travel Writer
“Leadership is not as much about knowing the right answers, as it is about knowing the right questions.”
~ Bob Tiede,
Leading with Questions
“Questions pry open problems.”
— Andrew Finlayson,
Questions that Work
"When you say, 'tell me about you' - you invite people to talk about whatever is most important to them - what they care about, what they dream about, what they hope for, what they fear. It's a brilliant question. It's the key that unlocks another’s soul...
~ Dan DeVos - CEO of DP Fox Ventures & Chairman Orlando Magic