Mark Warren is the director, co-owner and co-founder of International Materials, LLC., one of the leading independent minerals trading companies in the world. International Materials was founded in 1987, and today the company grosses $3 billion in annual revenue and employs over 130 people in nine overseas offices.

Known as a philanthropist and business leader, Mr. Warren has been a lifelong volunteer and has given back extensively to the communities where he and his wife, Sharon, have lived. The Warren’s started the Warren Foundation in 2004 to assist in philanthropy for various causes and efforts, and they plan on passing it on to their children. Some of the organizations he has supported include Junior Achievement, the Sea Turtle Program with the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Place of Hope at the Leighan and David Rinker Campus and Paws of Love.

In 2022, Mr. Warren was inducted into the Junior Achievement of South Florida Business Hall of Fame for his unwavering commitment to making positive contributions to the community.