Mark Fernandes, Chief Leadership Officer, Luck Companies Mark Fernandes joinedLuck Companies in 1989. As chief leadership officer, Fernandes uses his enormous passion for inspiring people to accomplish visionary goals as he develops and delivers a strategy for identifying, developing and retaining high-performing talent. Prior to becoming the CLO, Fernandes served as president of two Luck Companies business units – Charles Luck Stone Center and Lee Tennis Court Products. Fernandes’ aspiration to make these brands national was met, especially with his incredible work for reshaping the image of stone as a luxury product through his new vision for the Charles Luck Stone Center. Fernandes has also developed a keen interest for business strategy and brand development. He has spent the last 10 years speaking, teaching and collaborating with universities, industry partners and thought leaders nationally and internationally on the subject.