Executive Leadership

Ted Bream

Ted Bream

CEO

Ted Bream is the CEO of Core Agenda as well as its corporate affiliate, Core Compass Solutions Inc. Prior to his current tenure, Ted held executive roles at IBM, Scient and Gartner and had been the founder of several startups. Over the past decade he has been a consultant and catalyst for hundreds of professional services firms and businesses. He is a nationally known expert on blending physical, digital and guerilla marketing to dramatically invigorate business development for professional services providers. Ted also leads our business development consulting practice. Ted holds an MBA and BS in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Early in his career, he served as a Major in the United States Marine Corps.
Don Carey

Don Carey

Managing Director

Donald F. Carey is Managing Director at Core Agenda and he holds the same role at its affiliate, Core Compass Solutions Inc. Prior to his current posting, Don had more than 30 years of leadership experience as an executive in the banking, investment management and technology sectors. He leads marketing and business development at Core Agenda, and also serves as the chair of our advisory team that focuses on financial services practices and firms. In addition to his financial services career, Don also was a Colonel in the United States Marine Corps.