Dr. Keane’s career has included leadership positions with a Global Fortune 500 firm, as a technology entrepreneur and within academe at three universities. During his 20 years at Anheuser-Busch, Dr. Keane created innovative marketing campaigns for high volume markets and launched a new department focused on information-based selling methods. He left the company to launch a sales force automation software venture that became a Microsoft Joint Development Partner. When the company was bought in 2003, Dr. Keane entered academe full-time. His many accomplishments in higher ed have included being named a Ewing Marion Kauffman Entrepreneurial Scholar and launching three new research/teaching centers, each focused on solving issues at the nexus of business and society.