Board Members & Advisors
Mr. Lowit is committed to philanthropy and social impact, and has mentored young entrepreneurs and start ups. Throughout the last 12 years, he has been an active member and Board Member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) – a group that empowers the next generation of business executives. Mr. Lowit holds an MBA from Fordham University, has a strong interest in collector cars and especially enjoys off-roading with his wife and three daughters.
BS in Business and Accounting from Rider University and an MBA from Fordham.
Holds a degree in Finance from University of South Florida.
Fun Fact: Charles is an award-winning race car driver.
In 1971, he started Shank Painting with $1,000, which he grew and eventually sold in 2007 to the employees’ through their ESOP. He has owned and grown multiple businesses, real estate projects and renewable energy installations.
Professional: He received his Ph.D. from the University of Colorado.
He is a serial entrepreneur and teaches a number of entrepreneurship courses, including Technology Forecasting and Assessment, Projects in Technology Management, Technology Commercialization and the Global Environment, among others.
Professional: PHD in Strategic Management from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Fun Fact: I once took people on White Water guided canoe trips on rivers like the “Dead river” ( appropriately named) when I worked in New Hampshire.