As director of Ad Nova, a Paris-based agency specializing in B2B communications, Anne-Isabelle guided multinationals such as Thales, Alstom and Saint Gobain through the design and deployment of communications campaigns that improved employee performance and results. A graduate of Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, she has a keen sense for all things visual, as well as possessing a clear vision of how to bridge the cultural divide between Anglo-Saxon and French business cultures.
As internal communications manager at Schlumberger, the world’s largest oilfield services provider, Mark managed the house intranet and developed a company-wide magazine that gained broad acclaim. Traveling the world's oil-producing countries, he reported on energy issues and technology developments. As vice president of a fair-trade mining company operating in Sierra Leone, he worked with senior government officials and community leaders to implement development projects. A graduate of the University of California at San Diego and the Radcliffe Publishing program at Harvard University, Mark is an active blogger on the subject of cycling in and around France (www.myfrenchroutes.com).