North America Lead and Director
CEO Align Entertainment and Equity Management Group
Mark Johnson Founder and CEO, Equity Management Group LLC based in Manhattan, NY and the CEO at Align Entertainment Group, a talent management, production and branding company. His clients have included: David Foster, Robert Redford, Andrea Bocelli, Ty Herndon, EMI, Universal Music, Warner Bros, Twentieth Television, Grammy Awards, Montblanc, Nespresso, Beijing Music Festival. He was a winner of Peabody Award, Emmy Award, Addy Award, and Adweek’s Event Marketing Award.
Mark has done marketing, media and licensing strategies for NASCAR, NFL Properties, NFL PLAYERS INC, House of Blues, Montreux Jazz Festival, U.S. Olympic Track & Field, 1996 Centennial Olympic Games, City of Atlanta, City of New Orleans, NBC Television, Twentieth Television, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Radio City Music Hall.
Mark has also developed strategic media and entertainment marketing initiatives for clients such as American Express, Kodak, General Mills, Mattel, M&M/MARS, McDonald’s, Miller Brewing Company, Nabisco, Sprint and others. He is a founder and producer of Montreux Atlanta Jazz Festival 1983.