Mark Raines

Vice President - Director of Public Relations

501-975-8329

Mark Raines is Vice President for Public Relations at CJRW. He joined the firm in May 2014 following a seven-year stint in the oil and gas business where he served as Director of External Affairs and Government Relations for Chesapeake Energy and then BHP Petroleum. Mark has a wealth of experience in guiding companies through complex media, issues management, and communications challenges. Mark also enjoyed a 25-year career in broadcast journalism working in both radio and television. Most recently he was news director for KTHV, Channel 11, the CBS affiliate in Little Rock. He is also a former reporter and producer for Little Rock’s NBC affiliate.