Ben Baden joined MP&F in 2013 as an account executive after spending the past four years in Washington, D.C. He joined the working world as a business reporter for U.S. News & World Report in 2009 and advanced to become an editor there. Nearly three years later, he moved on to work as a senior communications and publications manager at the US-China Business Council. At the Washington, D.C.-based trade association, he edited the council’s member newsletter, assisted with media outreach and helped manage social media accounts.
Ben’s client experience at MP&F includes work for the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, FirstBank, American Contract Bridge League and Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage. A native Tar Heel, Ben graduated in 2009 from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In college, he contributed to the school’s newspaper, The Daily Tar Heel, and interned with the Olympic News Service in Beijing during the 2008 Olympic Games.