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Mark A. Bedner Edit Profile

Banker

Mark A. Bedner, American banker. Named to internship United States Senate, 1969, The White House, 1969-1970. Board directors Brain Tumor Foundation for Children, Emory University, Atlanta, 1985-1987, Children's Museum, Atlanta, 1989-1994, Arts Festival of Atlanta, Midtown Business Association, Plum Orchard Foundation, Cumberland Island, Georgia; founder, president The Atlanta Forum, 1985.

Background

Bedner, Mark A. was born on November 26, 1948 in Emporia, Kansas, United States. Son of Jerry L. and Marjorie (Dabbs) D.

Education

Bachelor, University Kansas, 1970. Master of Science, University Kansas, 1975. Master of Arts, Fletcher School, Medford, Massachusetts, 1976.

Career

Writer, reporter Congressional Quarterly Magazine, Washington, 1972-1975. Commercial banker Citibank (National Association), Citicorp, New York City, International, 1976-1982, Bank of America, Atlanta, 1982-1983. Investment banker Prudential Capital Corporation, 1983-1986.

Founder, chairman, Chief Executive Officer The Merchant Bank of Atlanta, 1987-1994. With Cottonwood Capital Corporation, Sea Island, since 1994.

Membership

Board directors Brain Tumor Foundation for Children, Emory University, Atlanta, 1985-1987, Children's Museum, Atlanta, 1989-1994, Arts Festival of Atlanta, Midtown Business Association, Plum Orchard Foundation, Cumberland Island, Georgia. Founder, president The Atlanta Forum, 1985.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf.

Connections

1 child, Elizabeth.

father:
Jerry L. D.

mother:
Marjorie (Dabbs) D.

child:
Elizabeth Bedner