Mark Botterill

Owner and COO, Bownet Sports Group
Mark is currently Owner and Chief Operations Officer of Bownet Sports Group in Southern California. In this role, Mark manages Bownet’s 6 Industry-leading Sporting Brands, heads up the Marketing Department, spearheads the Mergers and Acquisitions side of the Company, and is driving new international business for Bownet. Mark lives in Orange County, California with his wife, Toni. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor activities and traveling with his wife and two grown daughters. Mark hails from the UK where he grew up playing cricket and English football, at both the youth and apprentice professional levels. He was involved in coaching in the U.S. for twenty years: from initiating youth soccer programs, to Head Coach at the university level (where he was also inducted into the school’s Hall ofFame), to coaching in the Olympic Development Program. He has held diverse Executive positions inside the Northern American Sports Market, including: Executive Director of the Milwaukee Kickers Soccer Club, the largest youth soccer organization in the country and Chief Operating Officer of Score Sports, the country’s leading youth sports apparel manufacturer