As President and CEO of Conexus Indiana, J. Mark Howell drives the organization’s mission to grow and promote Indiana’s advanced manufacturing and logistics sectors. Joining Conexus Indiana in January 2018, Mark brings with him extensive experience in supply chain logistics and business leadership as former President of Brightpoint Americas and Chief Operating Officer of Angie’s List.
At Angie’s List, Mark served for five years as Chief Operating Officer, overseeing daily operations at the Indianapolis-based company. Howell’s prior experience included various executive leadership roles with Brightpoint Inc. for nearly 20 years, during which time the company grew from a 25-employee operation to an international Fortune 500 company.
Mark serves as a board member of KAR Auction Services and as a board and executive committee member of Ascend Indiana. He most recently was asked to serve as Chairman for the Host Committee of the 2022 College Football Championship Game, which will be held in Indianapolis.
A CPA and graduate of the University of Notre Dame, he is a member of the university’s Sorin Society.