Frederic Bien is CEO, Ad Buying Network, a media buying agency founded in Atlanta GA (2006). He was co-founder and president, BLiNQ Media, a social media advertising company (2008-2010). Dr. Bien was senior vice president advanced media technology, Turner Broadcasting (2001-2005) and Chair of Time Warner Media Asset Management Committee. In 1999-2000, Dr. Bien was CTO, Bigstar Entertainment, a publicly-traded online movie store based in New York. Previously, he founded Bien Logic, an interactive ad agency and internet software company in San Diego CA (1993); sold to Netrics and SiteLab in 1997.
A perennial advocate of mental health and education, Dr. Bien was Associate Professor Mathematics University of California San Diego (1992-96); Assistant Professor Mathematics Princeton (1986-92). He published a mathematics research book and 14 papers in scientific journals. He was awarded a Ph.D. Mathematics from MIT, 1986, and BA Mathematics from Brussels Free University, Belgium, 1983.
Frederic Bien is a board member of NEA BPD (National Education Association for Borderline Personality Disorder). His volunteer work includes Sponsorship Chair, Atlanta Interactive Marketing Association (2008-2010); CTO, MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta (2005-2007) for which he was awarded MIT Volunteer Honor Roll 2006.