Mark playing his Ludwig kit at a gig in Henderson, CO, with his band 'Pinch'.
Mark Allison Marketing, LLC is an innovative music marketing company that is built on a strong foundation of customer service and an understanding of each customer's unique needs and market. Mark has built his business over the years by getting to know his customers personally and frequently visiting them to best match the products he represents with the needs of each store. Mark Allison Marketing keeps our customers informed on the latest sales and specials so that they can maximize their buying power and build a stronger presence in the market.
Mark is a musician himself, a drummer since his teens, and more recently a student of guitar and song writing. He has played drums professionally since he was a kid in the mid 1970's and was a founding member of several bands that played in Colorado and beyond. In recent years Mark was a member of Eddy Roswell & Phantom Ranch, a band focused on original music with a southwest flavor. The band Mark was with until the pandemic hit was Pinch, a classic and current rock band led by Colorado guitar player extrdinaire, Tony Silva. They played a couple of gigs a month which fed their passion for playing live. He also participated in a series of drum and percussion clinics with renowned percussionist of Weather Report fame, Jose Rossy, as well as facilitating clinics with many other storied drummers through the years.
Mark's passion for music shines through in his product knowledge, enthusiasm and ability to listen to his clients and make recommendations that will help them increase their store sales and create excitement with their own clientele.
Mark has been an independent factory representative in the southwest since 1994. His territory currently includes: Colorado, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Wyoming, Montana and El Paso, TX. During this time he has built strong relationships with his customers and always strives to share the latest product knowledge and trends with them. In August of 2019 Mark hired his wife, Lisa, full-time as office manager to assist with book keeping, customer service and marketing. Lisa's professional background is in graphic arts.
Mark Allison Marketing, LLC represents a wide range of musical and pro audio gear including Hosa Technology, St. Louis Music, Peavey Electronics Corporation, Ohana Ukuleles, Hiwatt, VocoPro, Aquarian Drumheads, Roc-n-Soc Drum Thrones, Direct Sound - Extreme Isolation Headphones, RBI - Rhythm Band Instruments, & Tagima USA
Under the St.Louis Music umbrella, Mark represents these outstanding musical entities: Alvarez Guitars, Alvarez Yairi, Austin Guitars, E. K. Blessing, Hamilton Stands, Knilling, P. Mauriat, and much more including a wide variety of accessories.
Call or text Mark Allison directly at 303-881-0451 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org