Ben May

BEN MAY, a Firehouse® contributing editor, is the Business Development Director for Walt Disney Co. and a consultant to the U.S. Fire Administration, where he teaches courses and lectures on marketing management. May is a graduate of the Public Service Academy in Montgomery County, MD, where he was a volunteer firefighter, and a former fire commissioner for Woodinville, WA, Fire and Rescue. May is a member of the National Fire Academy’s Society of Executive Fire Officers, the Institution of Fire Engineers, the Public Information Section of the Florida Fire Chief’s Association and the Society of Fire Protection Engineers. He is a member of the Steering Committee of Vision 20/20, responsible for social marketing for national fire protection, and the board of the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. 

Why Telling People about the Fire Service Matters So Much

Fire Politics Sidebar: Managing Your Department's Reputation

May: Love Made Visible and Achieving the Impossible

May: Love Made Visible and Achieving the Impossible

May: Marketing Great Fire Departments: It's an Inside Job First

May: Marketing Great Fire Departments: It's an Inside Job First

Fire Service Marketing 3.0 – The Next Steps

Firehouse Interview: Chief Ray Colburn (ret.), Reedy Creek Emergency Services

Firehouse Interview: Chief Ray Colburn (ret.), Reedy Creek Emergency Services

Public Perception & Reputation Management

Public Perception & Reputation Management

Chaos: The Dangerous Opportunity

Service Design, Marketing and Leadership

Service Design, Marketing and Leadership

Marketing Your Fire Department

Marketing Your Fire Department

Create an Effective Marketing Plan for Your Department Now: Here's How

Brand Equity, Marketing & the Fire Service: It's All About the Story

Marketing ICS: Marketing Tales: Recession Presents An Opportunity for the Fire Service

Marketing ICS: Marketing Tales: Recession Presents An Opportunity for the Fire Service

Reputation Equity in the Fire Service

Marketing ICS: Marketing the Privilege to Serve As a Firefighter

Marketing ICS: Marketing the Privilege to Serve As a Firefighter

Marketing for Organizational Excellence

Marketing ICS: Marketing for Organizational Excellence

Marketing ICS: Marketing for Organizational Excellence

Firehouse Magazine Insider: November 2011

Firehouse Magazine Insider: November 2011

Strategic Thinking

Marketing ICS: Strategic Thinking for Marketing the Fire Service

Marketing ICS: Strategic Thinking for Marketing the Fire Service

Reputation Equity

Marketing ICS: Reputation Equity

Marketing ICS: Reputation Equity

Getting Real, Now: A Marketer’s Quick Take on a Looming Crisis

Firefighting's Marketing 'Challenge'

Firefighting's Marketing 'Challenge'

 

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