Mark Remillard began working in news as an intern at Los Angeles news/talk radio station KFI AM640. In August 2012, Mark moved to Phoenix to attend Arizona State University where he completed his bachelor's degree in Print Journalism and Mass Communications.
While studying at ASU, Mark worked part-time as a reporter/anchor for KTAR News in Phoenix. He also worked as a crime reporter for ASU's student publication, The State Press. Just before graduating, Mark was promoted to a full-time reporter at KTAR. He covered a range of assignments, specializing in local business and transportation, but also provided numerous reports on state and local government, crime and breaking news.
Mark developed a focus in business journalism while working alongside longtime business journalist, author, and Forbes contributor Micheline Maynard as an intern for her 2014 book Curbing Cars: America's Independence from the Auto Industry. He later co-hosted and produced a podcast with Maynard entitled How to Cover Money, which is a resource for journalists to better understand and cover business stories.
In August 2015, Mark moved to New York City to join ABC News as a radio correspondent providing on-air reports for the networks' roughly 1,500 affiliates in North America. Since that time he has covered a wide range of stories, including business/Wall Street, technology, crime, courts, and politics. He's also written articles for abcnews.com and filed on-camera reports for ABC News television affiliates.
Mark played an important role in ABC News Radio's coverage of the 2016 President Election, including live reports from Donald Trump's election victory on Nov. 8th, 2016. He also provided on-scene reporting of the trial, conviction and sentencing of comedian Bill Cosby in 2018.
In October 2017, Mark worked alongside ABC's 20/20 to produce a investigative multi-media project on the Cape Cod murder of prominent fashion writer Christa Worthington, and later the trial and conviction of Christopher McCowen. Mark reported and produced the six-part investigative podcast called A Killing on the Cape, which reached #1 on Apple Podcasts on Nov. 1st, 2017.