As a respected veteran of the natural products industry, Scott Owen returns to the New Hope Natural Media executive team as vice president of the company's new Manufacturer and Retailer Group. In this role, he will help lead New Hope's future growth and serve as an advocate for the broader industry.
Scott understands the essential connections brands and retailers in this industry need to excel in the market, and his primary responsibility will be to lead the Natural Foods Merchandiser and Delicious Living brands, NewHope360.com and custom publications, as well as Natural Products Expo East/West and Natural Products Association MarketPlace.
Under Scott's leadership, these teams are charged with helping New Hope closely align each of our business units to the needs of the legacy brands in our industry as well as to the entrepreneurs just launching into the market. In addition, they are focused on enable these brands to develop and optimize their relationships with retailers and distributors small and large.
Scott's commitment to the changing natural, organic and healthy living industry will result in products and services better positioned to serve the needs of our clients. We welcome him back to New Hope.
—Fred Linder, president, New Hope Natural Media