Chief Operating Officer

Darren is not foreign to Regional Media’s culture being part of the team for three years back in 2012. Mr. Brown spent seven years with the Quad City Steamwheelers arena football team as their Director of Operations and Assistant General Manager where he first met Regional Media President and CEO Fletcher M. Ford. In his most recent business, Darren was the owner-operator of Country Financial in Viola Illinois. Born in Laguna Beach, California, raised in Burlington, Iowa Darren moved to the Quad Cities in 2003 where he met his wife Brittany. They currently reside in Orion, Illinois with their two girls Kylee and Kamryn. They also have two dogs that are a big part of the family, Chase (Miniature Australian Shepherd) and Chloe (Half Lab, Half Australian Shepherd).