President, ATL Communicatons
Mark Bilton-Smith is President and COO of ATL Communications, Resporg.com, and Porting.com, the innovative and forward-thinking businesses providing toll-free and local number porting management solutions within the US and Canada. With over 30 years in the telecommunications and data communication arena, Mark has positioned himself as an industry thought leader capable of disrupting technology norms. He considers himself a learning leader and entrepreneur whose passion for integrity, innovation, intellectual growth, excellence, and leadership drives his operational prowess.
Mark excels at managing, developing, and re-aligning businesses to meet their growth potential, having transformed several under-achieving entities and leading ground floor startups to profitability. With focus on cultural ecosystem change, as well as the empowerment and uplift of employees, Mark believes a cohesive team, with industry partners and community, can disrupt technology stagnation and drive an organization's ultimate success. Mark’s sales and marketing leadership was confirmed by the four consecutive years his business remained on Oregon’s top 100 fastest growing private companies; most recently, his team led the way another top 100 recognition for ATL in 2020. Mark spearheaded the successful USDA grant and development of a rural tech-forward community business incubator and state of the art enterprise data center, earning him the ‘Excellence in Telecom Partnerships’ Award, inspiring business partnerships and ‘Power of One’ Award, acknowledging his charitable contributions, and illuminating new opportunities to give back to the communities, and people who shaped his progression.
With experience and acumen for strategic business development, Mark is poised to accelerate ATL Communications success and exponential growth, while enjoying his consultative position on the SOMOS Advisory Board.
As a proud Navy Veteran and father of five, Mark and his family have made their home and enjoy their personal pursuits in beautiful Bend, Oregon.