Mark was born in Virginia, raised in North Carolina and finished high school in Tennessee--a true "wild-eyed southern boy". His musical background started when he was twelve years old, playing clarinet and saxophone in school bands. At the age of fifteen, Mark started playing guitar and singing. After high school, Mark spent twelve years playing with military bands in Korea, Japan, Germany and the United States. Mark has also played several concerts backing "The Temptations" and working with many iconic acts over the years.
SVP for Content and Business Development for The Netherlands
With over 25 year experience in marketing communications, René brings a vast network and business skills to the table at DJ Central TV and Blue Pie’s European office. He has worked for advertisers and agencies, and his skills are both strategic and tactical.
Shachi Estler is our resident Business Development Manager for the Middle East. With over a decade of experience in the music business Shachi brings a new level of dedication to perfection to the Blue Pie European Team.