Brian Bowen is a Master's in City planning candidate at the Department of Urban Studies and Planning at MIT. He is concentrating in Environmental Policy and Planning, with a focus on promoting energy efficiency in cities. He was Director of Marketing at ecovent, a home energy efficiency hardware startup based in Boston. Prior to MIT, Brian worked at EnerNOC, a commercial demand response and energy efficiency firm, then as Communications Manager at Ceres, a sustainable business and investing nonprofit. He holds a B.A. from Yale University.