About Lowell Innovation Consulting

Lowell Innovation Consultation
Lowell Innovation Sales

Delivering Innovative Electrical & Fiber Optic Cable


Lowell Innovation Consulting can help your company create break-out opportunities with new customers, new partners, and new products.

We will work with your company to assess your current innovation capabilities, market position, and product portfolio to match it with an innovation strategy that differentiates your company from your competitors to create growth.

Expertise & Capabilities

Mark Lowell’s knowledge base spans over 35 years in wire and cable industry where he held numerous and diverse R&D, Marketing, and General Management positions including the following: VP Innovation, VP Engineering, VP Marketing, General Manager, Busi- ness Unit Manager, Director R&D, and Research Scientist.

He led teams that developed numerous new break-out business opportunities for both small companies and for large, complex global organizations. He had done this in a wide range of specialty electrical and optical fiber cable applications and technologies, including:

  • Fiber optic sensors
  • Down-hole cables for oil, gas, and geothermal
  • Tube encapsulated cables
  • Offshore drilling rig and marine shipboard cables
  • Military Cables
  • Utility power and control cables
  • Power and control cables
  • Flame retardant insulations and jackets

His solid technical credentials and demonstrated leadership enable him to quickly master new challenges and collaborate effectively with diverse organizations. Mark has a passion for strategically aligning customer needs with the company’s capabilities to create innovative solutions.

Mark Lowell

Mark Lowell

President, CEO

Mark Lowell's experience spans more than 35 years in wire and cable where he held numerous and diverse R&D, marketing, and general management.

Expertise & Capabilities

Karl Zimmermann brings over 20 years of experience in the fiber optic cable industry to the table. Having worked his way up from an International Project Manager, to Department Manager, to Vice President & General Manager, then to President of a fiber optic cable manufacturer, Karl has a vast knowledge of the industry, including:

  • Fiber optic cables
  • Downhole cables for oil, gas, and geothermal applications
  • TEF – Tube encased fiber
  • TEC – Tube encapsulated conductor
  • Fiber optic sensing applications – DTS, DAS, DSS, DVS
  • FIMT – Fiber in Metal Tube
  • Cables for harsh environment
  • OPGW – Optical Ground Wire
  • Military Cables

Karl has successfully executed projects in Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, North and South America, and is accustomed to many different countries and cultures.

Karl’s understanding of customer needs and desire to provide innovative solutions, combined with his technical mastery and proven leadership enables him to deliver the tailored-made solutions for global and diverse organizations.

Karl Zimmermann

Karl Zimmermann

Executive Vice President