Michael Cowan

Michael Cowan

Austin General Manager


Michael (Mike) Cowan, serves as R2 Corporation General Manager of the 104,000sqft facility in Austin TX.  While embracing the R2 core values with a commitment to excellence, and credibility.   Cowan brings many years of experience and guides the Austin Management and sales teams, with superior leadership skills, including hiring professional and technical staff, adhering to budget guidelines, safety and compliance, customer service, logistics, and installing effective cost reduction protocols.

Mike brings over 30 years of logistics experience to the team. He began his logistics career in the Army Quartermaster Corps. including assignments in Germany and the Pentagon. After transitioning to the civilian workforce, Cowan has held various positions including National Inventory Control Manager, Warehouse Manager, Transportation Manager, and Operations Manager for various companies.

Mr. Cowan joined R2 Corporation in August 2017 and he takes pride in providing top organizational efficiency to meet customer demand and deliver finished product on time and within budget. Married to his high school sweetheart, Mike has 3 adult children and 3 grandkids. When away from work Mike enjoys travel, hiking, the outdoors, Texas Longhorn sports, and spending time with family and friends.