Joined Jun 4 2011
58 years old
FAITH FOOD FRIDAYS
Benjamin H. Buggs
BEN BUGGS ASSOCIATES
November 10, Tuesday, 2009
Benjamin H. Buggs, '82, Bachelor of Science, B.S. (Marketing), Masters of Business Administration, MBA (Finance), Law School
Buggs has been in private business for the past 28 years with his own company: BEN BUGGS ASSOCIATES, a financial marketing consulting firm. Buggs has worked in the newspaper advertising, insurance, banking, financial services, collections, income tax preparations, high tech marketing, and telemarketing industries with companies such as First Interstate Bank, John Hancock Insurance, Wells Fargo Bank, Providian Financial, Discovery Mortgage Loans, ADT Home Security Systems, EarthLink Internet Company, State of CA Lotto and Franchise Tax Board, CTB-McGraw Hill educational testing, K-Designers home improvements, Slocan House Group Home, Trendwest Resorts,CAS Systems, EMH Marketing Research, EARTHtel non-profit fundraising, and the Berkeley Daily Planet newspaper.
Buggs NOW works for Wells Fargo in Concord, CA. as an Inbound Sales Specialist in the Online Banking department providing services for consumers or businesses. www.wellsfargo.com
Benjamin recently worked for the San Francisco Examiner and City Star newspapers as Sr. Advertising Account Executive. Selling newspaper and online advertisements to help businesses expand their presence in The City
Ben Buggs is now an inactive member of (BNI) Business Networking International...the San Francisco Center City Chapter and serves on the Leadership Committee as the Growth Coordinator ... their website is www.bni-centercity.com
Benjamin was formerly the Advertising Director and Account Executive for the SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER ...
Most recently Benjamin worked as Sales Account Executive of the display advertising for the East Bay Daily News. Benjamin was the past Sales Manager at the EBDN and the Regional Sales Trainer for the Daily News Group... Advertising Representatives provides small and large businesses, a method to develop public awareness with the newspapers in the East Bay, Palo Alto, San Mateo, Burlingame, Redwood City, and Los Gatos markets. NOW also in the San Francisco area markets...
Benjamin is a former member of the Board of Directors for the African-American Shakespeare Company in San Francisco, Benjamin is a former member of the Board of Directors for the BERKELEY FOOD AND HOUSING PROJECT "BFHP". Buggs was appointed to the position of seasonal "Inspector" with Alameda County for a voting district poll in the Voting & Elections department. Buggs was past elected to the Supervisory Committee of the Board for the Church's Co-op Credit Union in Sacramento. Buggs is a former member and Secretary of the Board of Directors for Breaking Barriers Community Resource Center an agency for catastrophic illnesses (HIV & Cancer) in Sacramento.
Benjamin participated in the past with MDI: Men's Division International... www.higherpurpose.com
Benjamin now attends FAITH BIBLE CHURCH-VALLEJO www.fbcvallejo.net ...Benjamin is an ex-member of Fresh Manna Christian Center in El Cerrito, CA. Benjamin served in various departments at FMCC. Benjamin has been licensed as a Lay Eucharistic Minister with Trinity Cathedral Church in Sacramento, where he taught Sunday school, lectured, ushered, was on the PIE Committee and served as the Volunteer Coordinator for the church's outreach ministry at Loaves & Fishes homeless shelter.
Benjamin completed LAW SCHOOL in Sacramento after playing professional basketball. Benjamin is active in the alumni associations for UOP-University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA and CA State University- Sacramento