Mark Gross Answers Five Questions

Mark Gross Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running feature, Mark Gross, EVP/Executive Creative Director at DDB Chicago answers Five Questions with SCREEN.

SCREEN: What's your favorite day of the week?

GROSS: Saturday. There’s still one more day of the weekend left.

SCREEN: Can you cook? If so, what is your go-to dish?

GROSS: Love cooking, it’s a big hobby of mine. Wine braised short ribs on whipped potatoes topped with a horseradish crema.

SCREEN: What's your most-played iPod track?

GROSS: Public Enemy – Can’t Truss It.

SCREEN: Describe your perfect Sunday.

GROSS: An outdoor morning workout, Reuben for lunch, taking my dogs to the park, movie and dinner with my family, bottle of Sancerre, watch Sons Of Anarchy on Netflix, asleep by 11.

SCREEN: What's your favorite place to spend: a weekend? A week? Two weeks?

GROSS: A long weekend in Napa Valley. Great food, great people, great weather, great scenery, great wine. A week? Boulder, Colorado. Endless sunshine, clean air, friendly people, hiking, biking and good eating. Two weeks? Tuscany. Need I say more.


SCREEN: Best thing about Thanksgiving? Why?

GROSS: Gorging myself on my Mom’s cooking. I don’t get to eat her cooking much because they live in Jersey.