BEAR BETZLER is a Management Consultant, providing bold results-oriented leadership to Global Corporations for high-profile projects and strategic change programs.
He holds a degree in Industrial Management and Economics from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
He started his professional career at the world’s largest management consulting, technology services, and outsourcing firm – spending more than 10 years working on mission-critical projects for some of the United States largest Public Utilities, Credit Card Companies, Investment Managers, and Banks as his clients.
In 2001, BEAR began his own independent Management Consulting firm helping his global Banking, Investment Management, and Manufacturing clients on projects in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, and Maine.
His specialty is helping very large Financial Services corporations navigate strategic changes such as: mergers & acquisitions and outsourcing, or regulatory changes and requirements such as: Sarbanes Oxley, SAS-70, Basel II, or even economic changes such as the recent Real Estate Crisis.
He has traveled extensively throughout the United States and around the world, and enjoys spending time outdoors, adventure sports, taking on new challenges, and pursuing unique life experiences.
BEAR’s personal mission statement is “Live boldly! . . . and declare victory over fear and regret.”
He resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and this is his first campaign for public office.