Mark Owades is a seasoned entrepreneur and consultant with a wide range of experience.

He has created, funded and managed a multi-million dollar business from initial concept to eventual sale.

He has performed complex systems design and implementation tasks across a broad range of markets.

He has used his leadership skills and technical knowledge to effectively complete numerous projects. These include: worldwide, multi-platform network design and deployment; intranet and e-mail systems design and deployment; integrated manufacturing (ERP) systems; relational data base designs; desktop publishing systems; transaction processing systems; investment analysis support systems; automated trading systems; hedge fund and risk control systems; and financial models.

His business and technical skills have continued to be called upon by institutions both large and small. His association with the computer industry has spanned over 20 years. He has a wide knowledge of many Hardware and Software systems.

Much of his current focus is in the use of the Internet to deploy business inter-connectivity systems, and to that end, he has designed and installed several large networks with both local–area and wide–area components.

Mark is also a committed volunteer and community leader, having held several elected and executive positions.