Brian has more than 25 years of experience in technology management. Prior to EV Brian founded 5-Ninth, a strategic technology consultancy focused on developing technology strategies for various clients and implementing solutions for global marketing programs.
Previously, Brian served as SVP, Technology & Delivery for The CementBloc, where he was responsible for providing technical strategy and ideation as well as managing the development of technical solution for clients in the pharmaceutical industry. The work he oversaw ranged from patient and physician websites to global HCP portals, CRM platforms, e-detailing platforms and mobile applications. He was also responsible for the Delivery and User Experience capability within the agency and spearheaded the creation of a project process flow which improved the overall project management structure.
Before joining The CementBloc, Brian was VP/Group Director of technology at Digitas Health. He was responsible for technical solutions and worked closely with capability leads to deliver technical solutions that fit client business strategy. He also managed the technical directors, developers and software quality assurance team.
Earlier, Brian served as Senior Vice President, Global Business Solutions for Christie’s where he managed a global technology team and oversaw the company’s integrated business systems, including Siebel, JDE, and many custom-designed auction-specific applications. He was instrumental in launching “Christie’s Live,” an online, real-time interactive bidding engine.