Brady J. Frey

ORCID: 0000-0003-0445-6913


  • Current Student, San José State University (SJSU); M.A. Program in Philosophy. Expected graduation: Spring 2024.
  • Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU); B.S., Major - Finance, Minor - Philosophy, Summa Cum Laude.

Areas of Interest

Business Ethics, Leadership, Knowledge Management, Finance, Organization Theory, Corporate Action, Intercultural Philosophy, and Aesthetics

Works in Progress

  • Contemporary Concepts of Leadership, in progress
  • Intercultural Hermeneutics in Corporate DEI, under review

Graduate Coursework


  • 2021, Leadership for Senior Executives, Harvard Business School Executive Education, Credential ID CeDiD: 21BJ-1WHS-BMYF and Name: BR
  • 2020, History of China: Bronze Age to the Last Dynasties, Harvard's ChinaX
  • 2020, History of China: The Modern Era, Harvard's ChinaX
  • 2020, Covid-19 Contact Tracing Certified, John Hopkins University Online
  • 2019, Venture Capital, Wharton Executive Education, Credly
  • 2018, Mandarin 1 & Mandarin 2, San Jose Learning Center
  • 2014, Certifications in HTML, XHTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript, and Programming Logic & Design, Treehouse
  • 2013, WSET Level 2, Wine & Spirit Education Trust
  • 2008, Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Executives, University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business

Work Experience Outside Academia

  • 2014 - Present, Chief Operating Officer, Bently Enterprises
  • 2012-2014, Director of Operations, Bently Enterprises
  • 2005-2012, Art & Technology Director, Bently Enterprises
  • 2004-2012, Designer, Dotfive
  • 2004-2005, Digital Manager, Academy Studios
  • 2000-2003, Graphic Designer, William Frick & Company
  • 1997-2000, Production Artist, American Outfitters

Presentations, Lectures, and Public Speaking

  • 2014-2020, Leadership, Communication, and Management Training, Public Speaker Series at the Bently Reserve
  • 2018, An Introduction to the Modern Web, U.S. Green Building Council Training
  • 2016-2020, Harassment & Labor Law, Series in coordination with Sheppard Mullin
  • 2015, Reaching Online: Foundations in Modern Marketing, Regional HRCI
  • 2015, Presentation to the Nevada State Senate on the introduction of SB 345: Estate Distillery Law, Nevada Senate Committee on Commerce, Labor, and Energy
  • 2015, Tablets, Touchscreens, & Software: Designing Sustainable Technology for Media Events, MPI
  • 2014, Building Bently Heritage, Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce.
  • 2011, On the Intersection of Technology and Design, Apple Inc
  • 2010, Connecting Workplace Paradigms Through Software Design, Google

Teaching Experience

  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Introduction to Critical Thinking
  • Introduction to Business Ethics
  • Leadership, Communication, and Management
  • Introduction to Management
  • The Phases of Negotiation
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Recruiting, Compensating, and On-Boarding
  • Financial Management versus Accounting
  • Introduction to Corporate Governance
  • Introduction to HTML, XHMTL, XML, and CSS
  • User Experience & Interface Design
  • History, Application, and Modern Principles of Graphic Design (From Print to Software)
  • Color Theory and Color Science in Modern Design
  • Foundations of Branding
  • Print Layout and Typographical Style
  • Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign: Advanced Application of the Creative Cloud
  • Traditions of Print Production

Awards and Fellowships

  • Phi Kappa Phi, 2023
  • Delta Mu Delta, 2018
  • Outstanding Student Award, SNHU, 2019
  • President’s List, 2017-2019


  • English (native speaker)
  • Mandarin (limited working proficiency)
  • Simplified Chinese (limited reading proficiency)

Memberships & Volunteer Work

  • YPO
  • Southern Poverty Law Center
  • Children International
  • Josie’s Place
  • Society for Business Ethics
  • Society for Ethics Across the Curriculum (SEAC)