Hometown: Fremont, Ohio
College: Baldwin-Wallace University
First Season in Curve, PA: 2013
Past positions with the Curve: Account Executive/Broadcast & Communications Assistant, Senior Account Executive, Group Sales Manager, Director of Ticketing/Broadcaster, Assistant General Manager
Favorite Athlete Growing Up: Derek Jeter
Go To Karaoke Song: All The Small Things by Blink-182
Favorite Food in Curve, PA: Curve Burger - is there really any other option here?
Favorite Board/Card Game: Monopoly
Following the 2021 season, Nate Bowen was announced as the sixth General Manager in the team's history. The 2022 season will mark Bowen’s tenth season as a member of the Altoona Curve front office after spending the past three seasons as Assistant General Manager. He joined the Altoona front office as the Communications & Broadcasting Assistant in 2013 before rising through the ticket sales department until he moved into his current role in the fall of 2018. Bowen served parts of five seasons in the Curve broadcast booth that included the 2017 Eastern League Championship clincher, the 2014 Eastern League All-Star Game as well as the Pirates vs. Altoona Curve exhibition game at PNG Field in 2013. He has also held broadcasting and media relations roles with the Northwest Arkansas Naturals (AA - Texas League), Durham Bulls (AAA - International League), and the Princeton Rays (Rookie - Appalachian League). He began his broadcasting career at Baldwin-Wallace University in 2005 and served as the broadcaster for the Division III school’s football, basketball, and baseball teams through the 2009 season. During the offseason, he serves as the play-by-play voice of Division III Carnegie Mellon University, and broadcasts games for several Altoona area high schools on Talk Radio 98.5 WRTA. A native of Fremont, Ohio, Bowen enjoys rooting for Buffalo and Ohio sports teams, traveling, and running. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Broadcasting/Mass Communications/Public Relations from Baldwin-Wallace University in 2009.