Full Name
Chris Beard
Job Title
Director, Building Products Research
Company Name
John Burns Research and Consulting
Speaker Bio
Chris works with clients on strategic business questions within the building products industry.
Prior to joining John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Chris worked as Strategic Insights Manager at Pella Corporation. While there, he led corporate strategy and competitive intelligence, including market size and share, as well as market insights for industry associations customers. Chris has worked in the building products industry for over 10 years with a variety of clients.
He holds a B.A. in Political Science and History from the Technical University of Dresden, Germany.
In his free time, Chris enjoys golfing. He also enjoys vegetable gardening and cooking, especially when it comes to smoking meats for BBQ.
Chris Beard