Marc Cohen is a City Councilman for the City of Sugar Hill, Georgia, since 2004 and the Founding Chair (and current Board Member) of the Sugar Hill Arts Commission since 2014. He is an active member of the Georgia Municipal Association where he serves as President of District 3 NE (all the Gwinnett Cities), and is the District 3 representative to the University of Georgia Municipal Training Board (representing 67 cities across the metro-Atlanta area); the Vice Chair of the Gwinnett County Police Citizen Advisory Board, and a Merit Badge Counselor for the Boy Scouts of America. Marc is a member of both the North Gwinnett High School and North Gwinnett Middle School Councils, serves as Chair of the NGHS Marketing and DECA Advisory Board, and is a 2018 graduate of Leadership Gwinnett where he currently serves as a Study Group Facilitator.
He is the VP of Global Marketing and Communications for Pyramid Consulting, a global leader in staffing and technology services, and the Managing Director of Green Bow Consulting, LLC, a marketing, operations, and communications consulting firm. In this role, he helps organizations develop marketing programs, communications plans, and marketing departments. He manages cross-functional teams in the U.S. and India and is responsible for a variety of marketing initiatives. Marc is also an active participant within his local community and government and is affiliated with numerous charitable organizations, including Wild Timber Cares and the Living the Sweet Life Heroes Program.
Marc has received a variety of awards and recognitions for government service including the University of Georgia – Carl Vinson Institute of Government / Harold F. Holtz Municipal Training Institute for Elected Officials for Government and Policy – Certificate of Recognition (2005); Certificate of Achievement (2006); Certificate of Excellence (2007); Certificate of Distinction (2011); Certificate of Dedication (2018), and the Knox Municipal Leadership Institute.
Marc is a high-performance marketing and operations professional who also has a passion for community involvement. He has a BA in Economics/Business from the University of California at Los Angeles and an MBA in Marketing/Business from San Francisco State University.