Mark Burnett | Reality TV Producer
Adventurer, Dreamer, Risk Taker
- Pioneer and dominant force in reality television
- Shows include Survivor, The Apprentice, The Martha Stewart Show, The Restaurant, Rock Star, Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?
- Paratrooper in elite British Armed Forces.
- First job in U.S. was as a nanny, then sold tee shorts on Venice Beach.
- Started Eco-Challenge and created new model for television sponsorship.
- Multiple Emmy awards and nominations, record ratings, sets standard for the genre