After graduating from UC Santa Barbara in 1984, Ken began his career in wholesale home furnishings. A 30+ year industry veteran, Ken has experience in every aspect/facet of the industry. Ken has always enjoyed leadership roles, continuing education, and new challenges. Ken has completed the Toastmasters International public speaking program, holds a 2nd-degree black belt, is a past CA State Bench Press champion, a private pilot and has run a marathon. He is involved in the community and has sat on three non-profit Boards.