Mark Kotzer is a Seattle-based intrapreneur who brings new products and growth initiatives to life for start-ups and Fortune 500 companies. His sweet spot is tech-enabled companies seeking to transform the customer experience.
Mark’s career has been all about driving innovation and growth. He has launched dozens of products in industries ranging from technology to financial services to travel to specialty food & retail. He created and led innovation teams at Liberty Mutual, Safeco and Expedia, managed an innovation consulting practice, held leadership roles in tech start-ups and the venture community, and is currently a very active advisor to accelerators and their portfolio companies on how to get market traction.
Mark has served on many boards over the years including the Association for Corporate Growth, Northwest Entrepreneur Network, World Trade Club and the Seattle Shakespeare Company.
Mark received a BA from the College of William and Mary and an MBA from the University of Virginia / Darden School. In his spare time, Mark loves spending time outdoors, trying new foods and discovering new places, near and far, with his wife, Lauren Adler.