R. Shawn Neville


Shawn Neville is Chief Executive Officer of BOA Technology.

Shawn started his career at Procter & Gamble, in Sales and Marketing. He joined Visa USA in 1992 where he served as Vice President, Retail and Direct Marketing Industry Group, leading Sales, Marketing, and Product Development for the $100+ billion in retail transaction business. Shawn joined Reebok International initially in 1989 and rejoined them in 1994 and held many roles including Vice President of US Marketing, Vice President/GM of Reebok France & European Operations, and President of Reebok North America. Shawn was recruited to Footaction USA in 1999 as CEO, where he successfully repositioned the company and brand. In 2004, Shawn was recruited to lead Keds Corporation as President, where he led the brand turnaround and led the successful acquisition of Saucony. In 2009 Shawn joined Avery Dennison as the Global President of the $1.6 billion retail branding and information solutions group, which is the global leader in branding, packaging, labeling, and UHF RFID solutions for consumer goods and retail industries.

Shawn is also engaged in supporting environmental organizations including Protect Our Winters, community-based organizations that serve disadvantaged and marginalized groups including serving on the board of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado, and is active with both of his alma maters, Iolani School and the University of Denver.