Michelle Owens is an executive level operations, marketing, design and product development professional. She is currently serving as the Chief Operations Officer for Leather Cord USA and has also acted as the Director of Design and Marketing for the company. She has advanced to this senior level from an entry level customer service position, a testament to her innovative spirit and capacity for growth. For the last ten years, Michelle has contributed significantly to the company’s 80% growth, including a 300% increase in new customers. She also possesses a strong knowledge of the athletic footwear and Apparel industry, which she sees as the perfect marriage of her personal interest in sports and educational background in Fashion Merchandising. Michelle is looking forward to embracing a challenging position that utilizes her strong organizational acumen, capacity for high-level communication and design know-how to encourage measurable results.