As President and Chief Executive Officer of the Matheson Companies, Mark’s vision and leadership has championed a reputation of delivering the best value and the best possible customer service in the transportation and logistics industry. Mark has spearheaded continuous process improvements across all business units, delivering outstanding fiscal planning and control. He initiated a new business unit providing terminal underwing operations and ground handling services which is employed by parcel delivery clients such as FedEx, DHL and UPS.
As a leading early adopter using Natural Gas Vehicles (NGV), and a major contributor to its largest customer USPS, reach their sustainability goal of reducing diesel use by 20% by the year 2020, Mark’s vision is to expand the natural gas highway. In the long-term, he has developed strategies, partnerships and investments that support a sustainable industry and a cleaner environment. In the short term, Matheson has successfully begun moving from a diesel to an LNG (Liquid Natural Gas) and CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) fleet.
Mark inherited his unrelenting focus on quality and efficiency, combined with a genuine concern and commitment for all who work for him, from his parents. These attributes are the hallmark of Marks’ career. Mark maximizes management by ‘walking around’ to champion, energize, and unify all stakeholders.
Prior to being named President and CEO of Matheson Companies in 2008, Mark has been given various operational roles in his parent’s family owned business. Mark studied Business Administration at Menlo College. He lives in Sacramento, California, with his wife and children who are also contributing to Matheson’s success.