Mark Hart is currently the Executive Chairman of Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ). He previously served as CPJ’s Chief Executive Officer from 2004 to 2011 and is also the founding and controlling shareholder of the company.
Mark began his career as the Managing Director of the Hart family’s group of companies in 1982, eventually becoming Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 1997. Mark has also served as Chairman of Montego Bay Ice Company Limited, a company listed on the Jamaica Stock Exchange Main Market.
Mark was formerly the Chairman of the Airports Authority of Jamaica as well as a member of the boards of the Tryall Club and the Montego Bay Yacht Club. In the past he has served as a Director of Dehring Bunting and Golding Limited (now Scotia Investments Limited), the American Chamber of Commerce of Jamaica, the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce, amongst others.
Mark is a graduate of the University of Miami where he gained a Bachelor of Science degree in History and Motion Picture Film Production. He has also completed a programme in Executive Education with focus on accounting and planning at Columbia University of New York. Mark recently produced a documentary film, Rise Up. He is married to Dr. Candace Hart and together they have 3 children: Maya, Ethan and Cameron.