After graduating from UC Santa Barbara in 1984, Ken Bassman began his career in wholesale home furnishings. A 35+ year industry veteran, Ken has experience in every aspect/facet of the industry. Ken enjoys leadership, continuing education, personal growth and development, mentoring others and new challenges. Ken has completed the Toastmasters International public speaking program, holds a 2nd degree black belt, is a past CA State Bench Press champion, a private pilot and has run a marathon. He is involved in the community and has sat on several non profit Boards. Ken lives in Newport Beach with his wife, Teri and their three daughters, Allie, Anna and Lauren. He enjoys family, friends, staying active, sports, reading, games and travel.