Peter Bean joined Pragmatic Conferencing in 2010 with the task of growing the companies Webcasting and Video Conferencing business. Within 6 months of joining the company, Peter's role expanded to include Web Conferencing and all rich media collaborative solutions. Peter is a conferencing industry veteran with 10 years of industry experience.
He has held nearly every role within the conferencing industry throughout his career. His knowledge of collaboration systems and applications (and how they work together) as well as his reputation as a subject matter expert is well known in the Canadian conferencing industry. He also has a strong background in online events and webinar production from his time as a Webinar Producer. In the past, Peter has held roles as a Sales Manager at Enunciate Conferencing and PGi. He also co-founded a streaming media company in 2007, and led the development of a custom webcasting solution for another firm in 2009.
In 2013, Peter was tasked with forming and leading Pragmatic's Innovation Committee. In this role Peter leads the research, development and evaluation of new products and solutions for Pragmatic. He is constantly looking for new ways to enhance Pragmatic's value to its clients. Peter is also a Marketing and Social Media specialist and played a key role in the development and rollout of Pragmatic's initial Social Media strategy.
In his spare time Peter manages Canada's most popular baseball website, The Canadian Baseball Network. He is an active member of the Canadian baseball community and was included on the prestigious "2013's Most Influential Canadians in Baseball" list. You can follow Peter on Twitter @Beannation - but be warned ... he never stops tweeting about Canadian baseball and his beloved Toronto Blue Jays!