Thea Bellos MBA
Thea Bellos is the founding principal of The Bellos Group, a global marketing and management consulting firm. The firm provides market research, strategic planning, business consulting and training services to professional service firms and corporations in the engineering, environmental and legal industries, and to non-profit cultural organizations. She is currently serving as the President of the Global Stewards Institute, a non-profit transnational, experiential educational program delivered in a sea-faring environment.
Prior to establishing The Bellos Group, Thea was the Director of Marketing and Communications at EIP Associates, an environmental and urban planning consulting firm; Director of Development of the Oakland Ballet, a national touring company; and, she has served as an internal senior business consultant to URS Corporation, a global environmental engineering firm. Ms. Bellos has taught graduate and undergraduate courses in international marketing, marketing strategy and global business at Dominican University's School of Business & Leadership since 1999. Bellos has also led training/seminars on cross-cultural communication and negotiations, and she has taught strategic marketing and international management courses at UC Berkeley, University of San Francisco, Hult International Business School and Golden Gate University, where she received The Stanley Price Adjunct Faculty Award for Distinguished Service. She is the co-founder and president of the Global Stewards Institute, a non-profit 501(c)3 international education program. An avid traveler and photographer, Ms. Bellos also exhibits her fine art and travel photography at venues throughout the Bay Area. See www.bellosgroup.com and www.bellosphotography.com for additional information.