Bob Bender


Bob Bender is President of Athena Advisors. He has an extensive background in sales, marketing, product management and new product development over a 25-year career in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets with industry leading companies. He has helped build a number of highly visible global brands and businesses while serving in general management, sales and marketing leadership, and acquisition integration capacities throughout his career. Bender earned an MBA from the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh, a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Clarion University, as well as earning executive education certifications at Rice University.