NewGround Appoints Mark Maness as Regional Vice President

Georgia-based employee to accommodate growth and deepen regional coverage


CHESTERFIELD, Mo., March 7, 2019–NewGround, a St. Louis-based innovative architecture, design, and delivery firm, announces the appointment of Mark Maness to Regional Vice President of Business Development. Based in the Atlanta area, Mark’s primary responsibility will be to lead business development activities for the southeast region of the United States.

Mark will continue to grow NewGround’s portfolio by implementing long and short-term strategies to secure new business and identify additional opportunities with previous clients.



With more than 30 years of overall experience in sales and marketing, Mark worked for International Paper Distribution and served as co-owner of a full-service design/build construction business that helped develop community banks and credit unions across the southeast.

“The addition of Mark to the NewGround team reflects our continued growth and commitment to our clients,” said Jeff Winter, Senior Vice President of Business Development at NewGround. “Mark brings valuable industry experience through his expansive portfolio of developing relationships along the southeastern region—giving him the edge we need to continue breaking into those markets.”

Mark earned a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from the University of Georgia and attended International Paper’s Keystone Business School, an internal Executive MBA Program.

“I look forward to helping grow NewGround’s market share through building positive and rewarding relationships and am thrilled to be a part of the team,” said Mark Maness, Regional Vice President of Business Development at NewGround.


About NewGround

NewGround is the industry thought-leader in strategy, innovative design, and project management, and has been for over 100 years. We help financial institutions master the power of their space to create the next generation workplace and retail solutions. At NewGround, we are driven by our core values of: Serving Others, Excellence, Innovation, Collaboration, and Communication. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, NewGround maintains corporate offices in Chicago, Illinois, Honolulu, Hawaii, and Waterloo, Ontario, with a regional presence throughout the U.S. For more information, visit NewGround at


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