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 in marketing and sales at Anheuser-Busch, Dr. Keane created innovative target 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. As a Microsoft Joint Development Partner, the firm created customized supply chain solutions for consumer packaged goods companies in the United States. 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. In June of 2015 Dr. Keane was selected from a national search to become the founding dean of Regis University’s new College of Business and Economics.