Steve Gowan joined Learfield in 1999, and since that time, has been integral in developing key university relationships for the company. In January 2014, he turned his attention to special projects geared toward the company’s aggressive growth plans, working directly with President/CEO Greg Brown. In December 2014, Gowan moved into a role overseeing the 24 properties in Learfield’s East Region, familiar territory as he previously oversaw 13 properties in this region as Senior Vice President while personally directing upper management activity for the entities at Alabama, Clemson, Mississippi State, NC State and UNC, as well as the KFC Yum! Center and Rupp Arena properties. Gowan also has been General Manager for our Oklahoma properties and for Beaver Sports Properties at Oregon State.