Mark Palmer

U.S. Managing Partner

Mark is the US Managing Partner and leads Brunswick’s Dallas office. Mark brings 30 years of global experience in corporate, crisis and litigation communications, and financial transactions.

Mark was previously vice president of corporate communications and organizational effectiveness at Sysco Corporation, based in Houston. While at Sysco, Mark built a best-in-class communications program focused on integrating corporate strategy, change management, and internal engagement. Prior to Sysco, Mark was managing director of the Media Relations Practice Group at Public Strategies, Inc. where he helped clients navigate issues including executive transition, international mergers, Congressional and Justice Department investigations, regulatory changes, and litigation. From 1996 to 2004, Mark was at Enron Corp., where he served as managing director and senior vice president, global communications. At Enron, Mark was responsible for internal and external communications, executive communications, and corporate brand management. During his tenure, Mark worked through several high-profile regulatory campaigns, multi-billion dollar acquisitions, and Enron’s bankruptcy and subsequent restructuring. Prior to Enron, Mark worked at Fina Inc. where he served as general manager of corporate communications.

Mark received his bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from the University Of Missouri School Of Journalism.