As the Chief Operating Officer, Owen is responsible for the execution of AFN’s strategy, the alignment and prioritization of company resources, and growth of the business while ensuring operational excellence across the organization. Owen joined AFN early in the company’s history as a Carrier Sales Representative and then went on to a career in finance with positions of increasing responsibility with AEI and Robert W. Baird. Subsequent to his finance career, Owen co-founded Salmon Cove, a classic apparel brand. Owen serves on the board of Rock Capital Partners, a real estate private investment company, and is an advisor to Calco Controls, a manufacturing service business. Owen Graduated from the University of Dayton with a BS in finance and earned his MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.