Mark Mohammadpour

Mark Mohammadpour

Founder - Chasing the Sun

A public relations executive turned entrepreneur and healthy weight advocate, Mark Mohammadpour’s mission is to empower business leaders to prioritize their well-being so they can reduce stress, grow in their career, and shine. More than a decade ago, Mark started a journey that led him to lose and keep off more than 150 pounds. Through that journey, Mark has developed a relatable, practical, and actionable approach to help individuals and hybrid teams stay mentally and physically resilient. Before launching Chasing the Sun, Mark led global teams at Weber Shandwick and Edelman, including award-winning public relations campaigns for Adobe, Microsoft, Samsung, and the U.S. Army. A proud and lifelong Portland, Ore.-metro area resident, Mark is a graduate of the University of Portland.