Mark Olinyk

President & CEO

Mark is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Harvest Energy Solutions and one of the co-founders. Mark oversees all sales and marketing initiatives, developing Harvest’s operating strategies, and all external advisor relationships. He provides Harvest with a wealth of business & management experience. Prior to Harvest, Mark was the Business Manager and co-owner of VIA Wind Energy. A seasoned entrepreneur, he brings over 30 years of launching, managing, and growing start-ups in the agricultural, manufacturing, distribution and renewable energy industries.In the 1980s, Mark owned and operated one of the three largest privately owned, government grain warehousing facilities in the country.

In 1990’s he launched a new satellite/telecom manufacturing and distribution venture – Eagle Communications. Eagle Communications achieved success primarily through the successful launch of several new products, including large earth-stations and small offset antennas. Mark holds a B.B.A. from Michigan State University and a M.B.A. from the University of Michigan.