Mark is a self-described verbal assassin and recovering TV newser. He likes cars, puppies and sarcasm. Mark is an accomplished producer and photojournalist and social media expert. He has migrated his skills and applied them to consumer experience marketing in the automotive industry. MacLaughlin was one of the youngest recipients of an Emmy Award for Best College Newscast at his alma mater, Lyndon State College. He currently resides in Estero, FL with his wife, Tracie, canine companion Riley, and a couple of cats that plot against him on an ongoing basis.