President & CEO
A “Can Do” Approach
Mark began his career as a Civil Engineering major at The Citadel, which broadened into over four decades tenure in the commercial construction industry. Founding his own company in 1986, his business philosophies are best displayed by his focus on strategic analysis of the methods and means of the construction and project management process. Mark exemplifies strong professional values, and places client satisfaction and employee safety at the top of every list. He has excelled in creating long-term relationships by consistently working to build winning teams, focused on optimized cost and total quality measures. Mark’s “can do” approach, coupled with high standards in quality and process integrity, serves to facilitate project objectives to the best possible result.
Mark has a heart for community service, currently serving in leadership roles for Camp Cole, Hammond School, Charleston Southern University Board of Trustees, SCISA Board of Directors, The Oliver Gospel Mission, The Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Shandon Baptist Church, and many others. An active member of the Carolinas AGC, Mark has previously served as Executive Board Chairman, Executive Board Treasurer, Mechanical Contractors Joint Cooperative Committee member, Director-at-Large Board Member, Chairman of the Building Services Division as well as serving as Chairman for the Carolinas AGC/AIA Joint Committee, and was inducted into the 2022 Hall of Fame. Mark and his wife Susan are long-time members of Shandon Baptist Church, where they attend with their two children and four grandchildren. He has served on a number of Shandon Baptist Church’s boards and committees.
In the News
August 1, 2022
Hood Construction’s President and CEO, Mark Hood, was inducted into the Carolinas Association of General Contractors’ 2022 Hall of Fame this month, which celebrates…
July 19, 2022
The team of Baumer Holdings, LLC, Hood Construction, and Studio 2LR, has been honored with the South Carolina Department of Archives and History’s Historic…