Mark has been teaching real estate courses nationally since 2004. He has trained or spoken in 46 states for mega, large and small private companies for nearly a hundred associations, at the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® annual Convention and Mid-Year Meetings.
He was twice the President of the Roanoke Valley Lake Gaston Board of REALTORS®, President on the North Carolina CRS Chapter, served on the NAR Professional Development Committee and has served on many additional committees for NAR, the North Carolina Association of REALTORS® and his local board. Mark has been honored as REALTOR® of the Year for his local board and NC CRS of the Year as well as many other REALTOR® and non- REALTOR® honors.
Before launching his real estate career, Given spent 20 years as CEO of a 48 store front multi-state retail sales and rental company and frequently spoke at national conventions and sales and marketing strategies and principles.
Mark has written 4 books, is an Amazon #1 Best Selling Author and is an authority on life and business success principles.