Mark Bittle is the Business Development Executive for Gazette Media of Greater Colorado.
Prior to joining Gazette Media, Bittle was Market Development Manager for a Fortune 150 company, and founded Progressive Impact, a company that specialized in developing people and the organizations in which they work.
experience in developing teams and the strategies to accomplish mutual goals has been recognized nationally; along with his
remarkable accomplishments in twenty-eight unrelated industries.
entrepreneurial passion to his
job at The Gazette, and calls himself an Intrapreneur.
When asked what his
job description is, he
stated "The Gazette created an opportunity for me to do what I do best, while continuing to develop meaningful relationships within the market to drive results for our entire community.
responsibilities include the following: Public Relations, Community Development, Market Development, Campaign Strategist all while encouraging me to continue to be creative and assist others with exceptional marketing strategies, strategic planning, business development and exceeding customer/client expectations.
Bittle also volunteers his expertise with the following organizations: Colorado Springs Small Business Development Center, Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance, serves on the boards for the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Southern Colorado, Colorado Springs Small Business Development Center and the Southern Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce.
passion for working with others while offering his
experience and dedication to help others grow has been noticed by those who surround him.
, an Iowa native, moved to Colorado Springs in September of 2008 after founding several financial firms, which led him to become the president of the Iowa Association of Mortgage Brokers in 2006-07.
18-month tenure he
led the effort in quadrupling the membership.
was named to the Colorado Springs Business Journal's
2011 40 under 40 Rising Stars, the Iowa Mortgage Broker of the year in 2007, and nominated to be the 2006 Iowa Man of the Year.
Bittle graduated cum laude with a bachelor's degree in communications, with certifications in leadership and conflict management from Denver's Regis University.
He is an avid soccer player.
- Mark Bittle, ?Public Relations Manager, CenturyLink | CSSBDC Sponsor, Volunteer Consultant, and Leading Edge Facilitator