Did you know that thousands of kids right here in our region wouldn’t have a warm coat for the winter ahead – predicted to be colder than normal – if it weren’t for the kindness of car dealers?
They came out in force to network, visit with friends and colleagues they hadn’t seen since before the holidays and enjoy tasty hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Fred Beans Family of Dealerships welcomed members and guests of the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce to a business card exchange on Thursday, January 15, at the Ford Lincoln […]
Fred Beans started out in the automotive business in the 1950s with a two-bay gas station, a $5500 loan co-signed by his mother and $120 in his pocket. He likes to tell the story that his dad wouldn’t co-sign the loan, but told him to ask his mother; that way, if young Fred failed, it […]
On May 19, Doylestown’s Delaware Valley College and the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce hosted a three-hour Economic Summit: Succeeding in the New Economy. It featured 19 business experts—including Fred Beans—from several industries in the SE Pennsylvania region—healthcare, education, automotive, energy, real estate, legal and financial—and elected officials from local and state government. Moderated by […]