Class of 2006
B.P.S. Business Management, Video Arts
Dave Marken graduated from Five Towns College in 2006 with a B.P.S. in Business Management. He is an Emmy Award Winning Television Producer with a plethora of producing and packaging credits across all platforms. Currently serving as Executive in Charge at Take 3 Talent Agency. There, Dave oversees the comedy and TV packaging divisions and currently works alongside the Agency’s comedians, content creators, producers, directors & authors in all areas.
On the television side, Dave has loaned his producing services to NBC, Netflix, TBS, MTV and A&E just to name a few. Developed original content for HGTV, DIY, IFC, Comedy Central, Logo, BET, Aspire etc. His show Poetry Slam was the recipient of three Emmy Awards. His hit television series, The Scroll, has spawned multiple spin offs, global distribution, two Netflix Specials, and a literary adaptation.
His latest literary work “Eat Like a Rockstar” was developed with world’s best-selling biographers, Mark Bego and topped the Amazon best sellers charts. Other literary endeavors have led him to working closely with Leo DiCaprio, Elton John, Taylor Swift and many others. In addition to television and literary, he also produces Motion Picture Films, Documentaries, Commercials and theatrical works. In addition, he has produced several brands, including Pepsi, Hearst, ESPN and Geico.
On Broadway, he was a Producer on Steven Schwartz’s hit revival Godspell and its National Tour which he received The Broadway Audience Choice Award.