Executive Team

Mark Haley

Smart City Networks

As the President of Smart City Networks, Mark Haley oversees Smart City’s sales and operations teams and all strategic corporate initiatives. With over 30 years of experience in the convention industry he has worked with many of the largest convention centers, stadiums and arenas in North America.

Before taking the helm at Smart City, Haley was Vice President of Facilities for the Las Vegas Convention & Visitor’s Authority following a 23-year tenure at Aramark culminating in his role as Executive Vice President of Aramark’s Convention & Cultural Attractions Group.

He has the unique perspective of having worked as both a facility manager and exclusive facility partner in a variety of roles. This perspective has led to numerous speaking opportunities both in the United States and abroad. He is a member of the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM), Association International Palais de Congress (AIPC), and the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE). Most recently, Haley addressed AIPC’s 56th Annual Congress in Berlin, Germany on current technology issues and trends in the Convention Center market.

He holds a BS degree in Accounting from the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania.