A native Pittsburgher, Mark DeAndrea has many years of experience in the advertising industry, as well as professional sports, concerts, and marketing entertainment sales and sponsorships.
Mark has worked in account and project management at several national and regional marketing firms, working on a broad range of corporate, retail, and business-to-business clients, including: Westinghouse, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, S&T Bank, and the Pittsburgh Penguins, to name a few. For many years, he served as Director of Corporate Sponsorship Sales for the Penguins, generating multi-million dollars in corporate ad sales annually. Mark is experienced in the development of sales promotions and special events, public relations, corporate strategic branding, and fundraising campaigns.
He is a strategic thinker, idea-oriented, and motivated by the desire to create and implement tangible solutions and revenue streams for businesses and organizations. Mark serves on various boards and marketing committees, and is a volunteer member of the Allegheny County Jail Prison Ministry, and Variety Pittsburgh.