As a community leader and humble servant with a strong desire to give back, Brian Wagner co-founded the ARK Angel Network in 2009. This volunteer fundraising charity focuses on helping the needy, under-resourced and At Risk Kids around the world. Brian’s volunteer work also includes advising Care-Inc (Arizona) on Compassion in Commerce and fundraising work in the Caribbean and throughout the US, connecting and sharing best practices for organizations including IsleGo Missions.
Brian and his wife Dawn reside in Scottsdale, AZ, and are active members of the Arizona State University Presidents Club. Their children, sons-in-law and grandson are in Michigan, Texas and Arizona and are actively involved in the ARK Angel Network.
Wagner has spent his professional career as an entrepreneurial business and technical leader with over 20 years experience across Packaging Technology Integrated Solutions (PTIS), Kellogg’s, Sara Lee, Multiform Desiccants, Carton-Craft Corp., Burger King and General Foods. Global packaging and supply chain leader Havi Global Solutions acquired PTIS in 2011, and Wagner works as Vice President, Consulting Services. Since 2000, PTIS has helped over 200 client organizations achieve better results through innovation, strategic organizational work as well as developing new growth and productivity initiatives. In 2008, he was inducted into the Michigan State University School of Packaging Hall of Fame and was recognized as 2008 Western Michigan Business Review – Thought Leaders.