Mark Ricche's career in the arts & entertainment field spans over 30 years, having been the recipient of various industry awards including:
Filmmaker: Best Direction of a Feature Film (HorrorQuest), Best Editing of a Feature Film and Audience Favorite Awards (Terror Film Fest), for his thriller Mortal Remains.
Screenwriter: Screenwriting Fellow with Women in Film and Video. Winner of the: Page International Screenwriting Award Top Ten (Family Category), Pittsburgh Motion Picture Film Festival Winner (Horror/Thriller) Wisconsin Screenwriters Forum, and the NOVA Film Fest Best Screenplay Award.
Thespian: Two time recipient of the Mid- Atlantic Regional Best Actor Award
Instructor: Recipient of the Artistic Commendation and the Maryland Theater Citation for Contributions to Educational Theater.