Supporting your vision
Mark Mohr has been leading StudioNorth since 1993. Under his strategic direction and guidance, StudioNorth has transformed from a graphic production house to the integrated branding and marketing powerhouse it is today.
Mark’s focus on addressing unmet needs in the marketplace continues to drive StudioNorth’s growth in domestic and global marketing.
In addition to providing leadership for the dynamic group of SN professionals, Mark thrives on building lasting client relationships, generating vibrant creative solutions and persevering to measure everything.
Beginning his career with two major publishing companies, Mark was instrumental in driving a multi-fold valuation for the eventual acquisition of both organizations.
Mark’s leadership foundation was established through his father and education at Northern Illinois University.
As Chief Operating Officer at StudioNorth, Michael is responsible for managing personnel, implementing internal processes and procedures, utilizing resources, overall scheduling, and adhering to quality standards, timelines, and financial budgets.
Prior to joining StudioNorth, Michael worked at Quebecor World as the Operations Manager at their Arlington Heights facility. His duties included managing 124 employees through a structured team environment.
Throughout his 25 years of managing, he has worked with numerous clients including Abbott, Baxter, Cartier, Nike, Pepsico, Perrier, Sony, Spiegel, and many others.
He attended Pensacola Christian College, and has a degree in Business Administration; he also serves on the Triton College Advisory Board.
Michael is a member of the American Management Association (AMA) and Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), and is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR).
As a key founder of the innovation team at StudioNorth, Andy is pioneering the transformation of the communication landscape with thought leadership on innovation, technology, and business.
When he’s not prototyping a surface computer interface, pushing the limits of mobile app functionality, or integrating motion tracking algorithms to enhance the user experience, he’s keeping a watchful eye on the technology trends that will be shaping the way our clients communicate with their customers.
Andy’s rich experience and visionary commitment to innovation helps StudioNorth provide results-driven solutions to our clients.
Before joining StudioNorth in 2001, Andy led technology offerings for Tribune Company, Chase, and Waste Management and its subsidiaries.
Andy holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology.
Christine brings real subject matter expertise to each of our healthcare programs, ensuring we are aligned for true results.
In 1991, she began her career in medical and healthcare administration, working on the front lines of academic medical centers, including Northwestern University, where she was responsible for the Buehler Center on Aging; Georgetown University, where she served as the Assistant Dean of the Georgetown University School of Nursing and Health Studies; and the University of Chicago, where she administered the division of Hematology and Oncology.
Christine continued to broadened her experience to include community healthcare organizations such as NorthShore University HealthSystem, where she was the Senior Director of the Kellogg Cancer Centers.
Most recently, she served as the Vice President for Integrated Services and oversaw the ambulatory care service lines at Adventist Hinsdale and LaGrange Hospitals.
Christine believes that patient experience is not about just patient satisfaction; it is about patient loyalty and it encompasses patients' families, staff, and physicians, as well as the broader community in the new era of population health.
Christine completed her BS at Vanderbilt University and earned her Master's at Northwestern University. She is credentialed by the Healthcare Leadership Institute, a joint program through the Georgetown University School of Business and School of Nursing. She is also a Fellow of the American College of Health Care Executives.
Doug is responsible for ensuring our clients are continually receiving the highest level of collaborative, value-added service.
He does this by continually promoting our latest innovations and services to potential and existing clients. Leading our clients through creative results-focused marketing concepts Doug helps build the bridge between what you need and the talented teams here that bring it to life.
On board since 1988, Doug is a StudioNorth and industry veteran who is committed to learning and sharing the next big ideas. Over the last 25 years he has worked alongside our valued clients providing solutions for hundreds of emerging and global brands.
He leverages this experience with the entire client services team to ensure we consistently play the role of a trusted advisor for you at every touch point.
“When agencies can transcend their own concerns and are attentive to the client’s true needs, the effectiveness of a trusted advisor relationship is dramatically enhanced.”
Doug’s strategic skillset is built on a solid creative foundation learned during his education in graphic design at Illinois State University.
Mark carefully crafts design solutions that help companies shape their unique story through creativity and innovation.
With more than 20 years of experience in print and digital communications, Mark plays a leading role in understanding each client’s strategic goals and ensuring that we deliver focused, effective design and content that is in alignment with those objectives.
One of the original pioneers at StudioNorth, Mark embraces and explores new strategies, technologies, and methods to gain a competitive advantage for our clients while continually leading the Studio into new areas.
Under Mark’s creative direction, StudioNorth has earned many local and national design awards for its work.
Mark has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Illinois.
“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.”
— Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Shannon has a passion for ideas and innovation.
She has won several design awards for cross-disciplinary design and creative strategies.
The depth of her broad industry experience includes print and digital design for Fortune 500 and B2B clients.
She connects the dots across a diverse range of media, including branding campaigns, social media materials, interactive games, websites, environmental graphics and video.
Her elegant, intuitive solutions exceed marketing goals and are brand-appropriate.
Shannon graduated with honors from Kendall College of Art and Design in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with a BFA in Visual Communications, where she also pursued painting and photography.
As an experience director, Tom is committed to developing breakthrough experiences for our clients through user-centric design that incorporates the latest digital technologies.
From mobile apps and websites to interactive tools, he leads project teams in the design, information architecture, prototyping, and user-testing of these dynamic solutions.
With over 20 years of experience, Tom’s skill sets span a wide array of disciplines, which helps him shape inspiring and engaging interactive experiences while supporting brand and strategy efforts.