President, Landmark Communications, Inc.
Mark Rountree is President of Landmark Communications, Inc., the strategic planning, polling and political consulting firm based in Metro Atlanta, Georgia. He is also a Partner in the Atlanta-based social media firm Newsblasters, LLC., which specializes in political and non-profit social media.
Mark founded Landmark Communications in 1991, since becoming Georgia’s most experienced political consultant. Landmark has engaged in more than 1,000 different elections over more than two decades.
Landmark Communications regularly conducts voter opinion polls, both for clients and for public release. The firm regularly conducts polls for public release on behalf of WSB Channel 2 News, Atlanta. Landmark’s surveys have been reported in publications and broadcasts across the country including Reuters, Bloomberg News, the Huffington Post, RealClearPolitics.com, Chris Matthews’ “Hardball” on MSNBC, and more.
Mark has also served as an on-air election analyst for Atlanta’s CBS TV affiliate, WGCL.
Campaigns and Elections Magazine recognized Mark in January of 2013 as one of Georgia’s “Top Influencers”, referring to him as “a strategist and pollster, Rountree is the go-to man for GOP legislative candidates”.
Mark earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Public Relations from the Henry Grady School of Journalism at the University of Georgia.