Mark Olsen is the Chief Financial Officer for Ariens Company, a position he has held since 2013. He also serves as President of Ariens Foundation. Olsen is a trusted advisor who understands the unique needs of privately-held and family-held businesses. Drawing on a wide range of experiences over more than 40 years, he has spent his career seving as a strategic thought leader in the disciplines of Finance, Human Resources, Information Systems Manufacturing and Administration.
Prior to joining Ariens Company, Olsen spent 31 years with Krueger International, Inc. (KI) in financial roles of increasing responsibility, serving as Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, and Member of Board of Directors from 1995 – 2008. Has also held various executive and advisory roles with Wisconsin Plastics, Inc., Owens, Inc., and Kaysun Corporation.
Over the course of his career, Olsen has held board positions with several organizations and currently serves on the Board of Directors for Union State Bank, (Kewaunee WI) PRO/NEW Curative Rehabilitation. He is also a member of the Ethics Board for the City of Green Bay, Wis.
He is a graduate of St. Norbert College with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration-Accounting.