Warren R. Osborn
Membership Information:Member Status: Bronze
Member Since: 1998
Employment:Job Title: Managing Director/CEO
Company: Osborn Companies
Location: Utah, United States
- Consumer Goods Manufacturing
- Consumer Electronics
- International Business
- Venture Capital and Private Equity Investing
Warren Osborn is a serial entrepreneur and passionate product creator. He is the founder of numerous companies. His businesses have designed, produced and sold hundreds of millions of units and penetrated nearly all American households and spanned globally.
The following are only a few of the numerous successful companies Warren has found and led from concept through exit.
Braven created a nearly indestructible waterproof speaker allowing speakers to go anywhere you go. Warren patented the ability to charge smartphones from your portable speaker. Braven was also the first to bring true high fidelity wireless stereo audio to the Bluetooth speaker market. Braven quickly became the leading outdoor portable speaker brand. In 2013, Braven was the fastest growing speaker company in the world. When the company was sold in August of 2013, it was awarded Best M&A Transaction in the USA.
Luvaire created the highest-end essential oil diffusers, bringing fashion and home decor into its diffusers.
Seastone pioneered the Gift Card packaging industry, quickly becoming a world leader in that market. Seastone also created the Blu-ray disc package, which established the worldwide standard for high definition movie packaging. Billions of Warren’s patented Blu-ray disc packages have been sold worldwide.
Warren also founded The Seastone Foundation, a philanthropic organization providing medical and other aid to disadvantaged children. He received a B.A. in Chinese from Brigham Young University and an MBA from Duke, Fuqua School of Business.
Warren is currently the founder and CEO of Stoneway Capital and Osborn Companies. He has invested in and advised dozens of companies. He focuses on consumer products and internet/technology companies.