An award-winning writer and author who combines his lifestyle expertise, gardening and entertaining, Mar Jennings' distinctive signature style has garnered him praise and recognition as a definitive source on home, gardening and lifestyle and as a resourceful and creative entrepreneur.
As a modern day renaissance man, Jennings' perspective on lifestyle is as much about form and function as it is about individual distinction. Based in Westport, Connecticut, Mar Jennings is also President and CCO (Chief Creative Officer) of a multimedia and design company, S&J Multimedia LLC. Mar Jennings' brand of lifestyle and hosting combines an infectious energy and passion for conveying information in ways that are fun and inspirational to all, making Mar one of the most welcoming and friendliest personalities you ever want to meet or work with. His career combines television, radio, print media and the internet as mediums for his attainable casual luxury lifestyle.
Mar Jennings, a gold medal-winning figure skater turned Senior Vice President in banking, became a modern lifestyle expert and author after finding his passion along the way. Mar has made many national media appearances across the country demonstrating a variety of home and garden projects that simplify the art of casual luxury, as well as hosting thousands at his Westport, Connecticut home during home and garden tours. "Having a beautiful home, garden and life can mean different things to different people. For me, it's an attainable goal; it's a desire for simple elegance," says Mar. "By combining my great style tips and your local resources you too can achieve casual luxury -- you just need to have a MARvelous touch!"
Off camera, Mar also specializes in publishing, radio, print media, television production, product licensing, motivational speeches, home and garden lectures as well as design consultations and executions.
Mar has worked with local, national, and international clients and companies such as Macy's, Le Creuset, Hormel Foods, Castle Brands, Juliska, Solo Cup Company, Breyer's Ice Cream, Coinstar, Oliso, Duraflame and Teich Garden Systems -- to name a few.
Mar uses S&J Multimedia, LLC, to offer a variety of multimedia resources that deliver the best home, garden and lifestyle information to all who have a desire to improve their everyday home, garden and life. He informs and inspires viewers with simple yet clever tips and complete projects that make life and family easy and fun -- from gardening to decorating, from entertaining to fashion. By showcasing unique emerging trends while providing a bounty of local resources, Mar Jennings guides you step by step on how to translate casual luxury into your own home and life.
Today, Mar's passion, versatility and vitality is an infectious combination that awakens all your senses in the way he makes all his projects functional, beautiful and attainable. Mar's distinctive casual luxury approach doesn't sacrifice style or taste, and with Mar by your side you will learn, have fun, and want to pass it on.
In 2007, Mar released his first book, Life on Mar's: A Four Season Garden to outstanding reviews and quickly become a best seller winning the award of Best of Gold Coast in 2008. Mar's next book, Life On Mar's: Creating Casual Luxury Room By Room, is already building a buzz in the publishing world because more and more readers are ready to get another inside look and learn from his interior design concepts and style.