Eric Beach joins Cowan Strategies with an extensive background in public affairs and strategic business counsel.
Eric Beach is the managing partner of Frontline Strategies & Media, a California-based public affairs and strategic counsel firm. Clients include Fortune 500 companies, political action committees, non-profit organizations, and the entertainment industry. Mr. Beach is also an owner of SchoolSafe LLC, a privately held educational institution safety company, and consultant to Intekea, a holding company related to new frontier investments in Africa. Mr. Beach is the consultant for the Hong Kong Trade and Development Commission and their “Think Asia, Think Hong” event, a major conference to help draw investors and business to Hong Kong/Asia.
Most recently, Mr. Beach started the Brothers In Arms Foundation non-profit organization. The Foundation was created to honor the legacies of fallen Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines in coordination with their families, through community outreach. To benefit the foundation, Mr. Beach partnered with Under Armour, Inc. for the Under Armour Brothers In Arms Classic, which will feature over 40 nationally ranked high school football teams. The Classic offers a unique opportunity for young athletes from across the country to gather together to learn more about true leadership and sacrifice. It will no doubt inspire a generation of future leaders.
Mr. Beach manages Suntrak Energy Fund, LLC. Mr. Beach affiliated with Suntrak Energy, LLC in 2010 and has worked with numerous companies such as Green Energy Development and Ramasco Holdings. Mr. Beach brings a large network of California entrepreneurs and investors with whom he has worked with on numerous political campaigns, government relations, media relations and small business ventures.
Prior to Frontline Strategies & Media, Mr. Beach was Senior Vice President at Mercury Public Affairs for three years, working with clients such as Black & Decker, Tata Consultancy Services, and Hilton Hotels. He served as Senior Finance Chair to Newt Gingrich for President in 2012 and for the Rudy Giuliani Presidential Campaign in 2007.
Mr. Beach serves on the Executive Board of Suntrof Solar and Executive Board of Directors for Mold-Medic Inc. and is a member of the Executive Board of Directors for Buck Bomb Inc. He graduated from Towson University in Maryland and received his masters from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Mr. Beach lives in Costa Mesa, California with his wife, Leigh and their three children.