Principal Consultant / Founder
Steve Owens has twenty years of experience deploying learning and talent management technology solutions to large client organizations and twenty five years of experience in information systems professional services, project management, and business development. His extensive experience in software life cycle leadership include requirements analysis, business process consulting, technical installation, data conversion, application consulting, user support, change management, marketing, and training. This experience provides our clients with an enterprise software deployment perspective for their learning and talent management technology initiatives.
Prior to founding rapidLD, Steve was the Director of Professional Services for O/E Atlanta, Inc. specializing in the deployment of Learning Management Systems. Prior to O/E Atlanta, he was a Management Engineer for Emory Healthcare deploying enterprise software applications in a clinical setting.
Steve received his Bachelor of Industrial and Systems Engineering degree from The Georgia Institute of Technology. He is a certified Saba Sales Consultant, Saba Business Consultant, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), and Microsoft Certified Sales Specialist. He lives in Roswell, GA with his wife Andrea and two children, Calvin and Gigi.