Marc has a 25-year track record of financial leadership, fundraising and accelerating growth for early-stage companies, turnarounds, and international organizations ready to scale. He is a builder of businesses that leverage technology to have a positive impact on the world. Marc has extensive experience setting up and running teams in FP&A, Fundraising, Corporate Strategy, Operations, Business & Product Development, Quality Assurance, Customer Service, and Marketing.
Marc has started, built, led and acquired companies in consumer goods & services, retail, SaaS, cleantech and the emerging aging marketplace. He has also served on and supported numerous boards.
Before joining Burkland, Marc was the VP & General Manager of Sitecues. Marc was instrumental in driving the company from an idea on a whiteboard, to prototype, MVP, beta, commercial release and pivots as it scaled to 100+ customers (Banks, Universities and the emerging Aging Marketplace). The company was granted 11 patents and sold to Vector Capital.
Marc is also a strong supporter of social enterprise ventures. He was CEO of Fitness Forward, COO of Management Leadership for Tomorrow, and was President of the Harvard Business School Alumni Club.
To help startups with smarter finance, Marc is armed with an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a B.S from Babson College where he obtained three majors in Finance, Economics, and Marketing, and graduated Magna Cum Laude.