Bob Meara is a senior analyst with Celent's banking practice and is based in Atlanta, Georgia. His research focuses on the branch and ATM delivery channels, omnichannel delivery and check and cash payment processing technologies. A well known authority on remote deposit capture, Bob has led multiple consulting engagements involving financial services hardware, software and the impact of self-service on branch banking.
Before joining Celent, Bob was the director of product marketing at Alogent. In this role, he positioned and launched a series of Check 21 payments solutions.
Prior to Alogent, Bob also held positions in marketing and brand management at BellSouth, Hayes Corporation, and Procter & Gamble in addition to being a commissioned naval officer.
Bob earned a Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University.
July 27 2017Omnichannel delivery is farther off than many institutions think.
June 07 2017Celent has released a new report titled Delivering an Omnichannel Customer Experience: Why a Single Platform Is the Way Forward. The report was w…
May 16 2017Branch count will go down in the next two years, but large banks will cut branches while small banks add branches. Celent has released a new repo…
April 04 2017
Celent Model Bank Award: Royal Bank of Scotland: Workplace by Facebook Winner of Celent Model Bank 2017 Award for Employee Productivity. RBS’ use…
15 - 16 October 2017
Boston, MAThe hype and buzz around artificial intelligence has been near deafening over the past year. This event will bring bank AI pioneers and the newbi…
30 October - 2 November 2017
Miami, Florida, United StatesBob Meara will host an interactive panel that will explore how currency automation is impacting cost of acceptance while improving customer exper…