Board of Directors
Mr. Brown has served as a Director since July 2014. He has led 20 different operating businesses and more than two dozen factories around the world in a wide variety of industrial and consumer product categories. Mr. Brown was most recently President, Chief Executive Officer and a board member of Flow International Corporation, from 2007 until its sale in 2014. Prior to joining Flow, he served as President and COO of Pentair Pump, Pool & Spa Divisions, 2005-2006; President and COO of Pentair Tools Group, 2003-2004, and President and General Manager of Masco Corporation’s Aqua Glass Corp., 1996-2003. Mr. Brown is a former board member of Improvenet, Inc., as well as Flow International Corp., and he is co-founder of Creating Young Minds, a non-profit organization. Mr. Brown holds an MBA from Northwestern University’s J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, and a B.A. degree in Economics and Government from Cornell University.