John W. Heron

John Heron rejoined Bengur Bryan in January 2014 having been previously affiliated with Bengur Bryan from 2008-2010.  Mr. Heron has over 35 years of operational and strategic management experience including 15 years of M&A advisory experience.  Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Mr. Heron was a Managing Director and Senior Vice President at FBR Capital Markets.  He was also an Executive Vice President of a data driven marketing company, Barton Cotton, and played a crucial role in increasing the firm’s revenue 10x before the company was ultimately sold for $125 million.  


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA