Mark Debinski

Mark is Founder and President of Bluewater Advisory, and Managing Director of Bluewater Search, the award-winning retained recruitment division of Bluewater Advisory. Bluewater is considered an elite firm in the Talent Management business and adds significant value to organizations throughout the United States in three primary areas: 1.  Leadership & Organizational Development 2.  Recruitment 3.  Succession Planning with comprehensive talent, operational and organizational alignment. 
Mark’s work focuses primarily on “maximizing the art and science of talent management”.  He is an expert at recognizing and measuring talent and soft skills, leveraging his talent through direct client work and guiding the Bluewater Search team of Market Directors and expert Selection Specialists. His focus as part of The Complete Leader faculty is identifying aspiring leaders' natural strengths.

In January of 2013, Mark won Target Training International’s Blue Diamond Award recognizing him as a trusted partner for his cooperation, dedication, and contribution to his clients and Target Training International, Ltd.

In January of 2012, Mark and the Bluewater team were awarded the distinguished honor of 2011 Selection Specialist of Year from Target Training International for outstanding growth while retaining a 100% retention rate for client new-hire placements.  Bluewater combines TTI’s patented Job Benchmarking process with proactive and proprietary sourcing and selection methodology, resulting in job fit and engagement levels unparalleled in the industry.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Maryland, Baltimore, County, and was awarded an Executive Masters of Business Administration degree with Beta Gamma Sigma honors from Loyola University Maryland. Mark resides in Eldersburg, MD where he and his lovely wife Janet are blessed with two daughters.  Hobbies include running, golf and saltwater fishing, and Mark also proudly serves on non-profit Boards of Directors and is an advocate for the elderly.