MBA, University at Buffalo School of Management
MA, Dartmouth College
BA, Kenyon College
As chief operating officer at Eric Mower and Associates, Bean develops and directs marketing communications programs for numerous clients. He leads the Buffalo office, serves on EMA’s board of directors and directs the agency’s brand promotion practice. He has extensive experience in financial services, health care, packaged goods and economic development. Specifically, he has supervised advertising, sales promotion and market research programs for numerous agency clients, including First Niagara Bank, Fisher-Price, HSBC Bank, Mattel, National Fuel, Key Bank and BlueCross BlueShield.