Francena Purchase-Owens

Title: President & Marketing Researcher
Company: Francena Purchase Consultant Services
Location: Kentwood, Michigan, United States

Francena Purchase-Owens, President & Marketing Researcher at Francena Purchase Consultant Services, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in consulting and marketing.

With more than 40 of professional excellence to her credit, Ms. Purchase-Owens has found success as a marketing professional, consultant, educator and scholar currently operating as the president and marketing researcher for Francena Purchase Consultant Services since 2006. She has been additionally active as the president of the Francena Purchase International Applied Honors Society since 2012, a research specialist for Directions in Research Inc. since 2008, the president of the Francena Purchase International Applied Professional Studies Society since 2000, and the president of the Purchase Business Institute, the Francena Purchase International Applied Liberal Studies Society, Francena Purchase International Honors & Awards Society since 1999. Having previously held a number of clerical positions in the beginning of her career, Ms. Purchase-Owens contributed to American Seating, Georgia State University, M&I Bank, the United Development Corporation, Weathermaster Industries and Grand Rapids Public Schools, among other organizations, over the course of her career.

Ms. Purchase-Owens initially earned an Associate of Arts, cum laude, from Bryant & Stratton College in 1982, where she was honored with Student Spotlight recognition, before completing postgraduate coursework at Cardinal Stritch College, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Mount Mary College, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Grand Valley State University between 1982 and 1996. She subsequently continued her academic efforts at Western Michigan University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in applied liberal studies in 1997 and a master’s degree in educational leadership in 2004. Currently pursuing her doctorate for organizational behavior, she has received over 300 accolades throughout the years, including certificates of recognition and appreciation from the Grand Rapids Business Journal and her designation as the Member of the Year by the Princeton Global Network in 2010. As a testament to her extensive service in the marketing industry, she was highlighted in the Grand Rapids Business Journal and a Special Edition of the Grand Rapids Press. Looking toward the future, Ms. Purchase-Owens hopes to dedicate more time and attention to publishing textbooks, journals and articles while offering her wealth of expertise to her community through multiple boards and nonprofit organizations.

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