Mark is co-owner of Ears Up Sound Design with Matt Glenn. Ears Up is an audio design company specializing in telling stories for themed entertainment and theater. Ears Up designs, produces and mixes soundtracks for installations, attractions, and large-scale events across the country and abroad. Ears Up’s recent clients include Disney, Warner Brothers, Universal, Royal Caribbean, and the Los Angeles philharmonic.

In addition to co-founding Ears Up Sound Design, Mark has worked for Thinkwell group and The Hetema group. He also forayed into the world of academia with a two-year tenure as a Post MFA Fellow/instructor in Design at Pomona Collage. Additionally, Mark does freelance compositions and sound designs that have been heard at South Coast Repertory Theater, The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum, and The New Swan Shakespeare Festival. He remains the resident composer and sound designer for CounterBalance Theater.  


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As a Co-Owner, sound designer, and composer at Ears Up, Mark produces and Co-manages full soundtrack production for location-based entertainment working alongside a remarkable team including multiple Emmy and grammy-winning designers, composers who have worked for major worldwide entertainment companies. Ears Up's Work includes music composition and production, custom sound effects design, sound system design, audio post-production/mixing, and on-site integration/programming. For more information about Ears Up check out

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