WHO ARE MARK AND CHRISSY DONNELLY?

From Chicken Soup for the Baseball Fan's Soul

Who Are Mark and Chrissy Donnelly?

Mark and Chrissy Donnelly are a dynamic married couple working closely together as coauthors, marketers and speakers.

They are the coauthors of the #1 New York Times bestsellers Chicken Soup for the Couple’s Soul, Chicken Soup for the Golfer’s Soul, Chicken Soup for the Sports Fan’s Soul and Chicken Soup for the Father’s Soul. They are also at work on several other upcoming books, among them Chicken Soup for the Friend’s Soul, Chicken Soup for the Romantic Soul, as well as Chicken Soup for the Golfer’s Soul 2.

As cofounders of the Donnelly Marketing Group, they develop and implement innovative marketing and promotional strategies that help elevate and expand the Chicken Soup for the Soul message to millions of people around the world.

Mark grew up in Portland, Oregon, and unbeknownst to him, attended the same high school as Chrissy. He went on to graduate from the University of Arizona, where he was president of his fraternity, Alpha Tau Omega. He served as vice president of marketing for his family’s business, Contact Lumber, and after eleven years resigned from day-to-day responsibilities to focus on his current endeavors.

Chrissy, COO of the Donnelly Marketing Group, also grew up in Portland, Oregon, and graduated from Portland State University. As a CPA, she embarked on a six-year career with Price Waterhouse.

Mark and Chrissy enjoy many hobbies together including golf, hiking, skiing, traveling, hip-hop aerobics and spending time with friends. Mark and Chrissy live in Paradise Valley, Arizona, and can be reached at:

Donnelly Marketing Group, LLC
2425 E. Camelback Road, Suite 515
Phoenix, AZ 85016
phone: 602-508-8956 fax: 602-508-8912
e-mail: [email protected]

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