Interim President and CEO
Brian joined Emerald in June 2019 and serves as Interim President and CEO , with responsibility over marketing, sales operations, customer experience, data and digital initiatives and product innovation. He has over 20 years of experience across both B2B and B2C industries, including eight years at UBM Americas, a division of UBM plc, as Chief Operating Officer and previously as Managing Director of UBM Medica. Earlier in his career, Brian held senior positions in operations, product development, marketing and strategy development at Turner Broadcasting and Omnicom, among others. He holds a bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, from Connecticut College, a master’s from The Juilliard School, and a doctorate from Columbia University and has served on the faculty of American University’s Kogod School of Business.
Brian resides in Fairfield, Connecticut with his wife and two sons.