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Brian is an authority & practitioner of global design, architectural production, strategy and digital customer engagement in retail, automotive, shopping center, luxury resort, sport and workplace environments. Brian’s firm is the nexus point for CorbisStudio and Kipcreating whom offer services globally in architecture and visualization.
He has traveled the globe identifying consumer traits & behaviors central to sales and retention strategies. Brian works with brands/developers to craft their “experience personality” based on core brand attributes, advance digital techniques & tools to enhance sales and to reach all generations of customers via technology engagements- from kiosks to digital signage to interactive exhibits.
As an industry thought leader Brian has addressed more than 35,000 leaders in civic, hospitality and financial industries, as well as leading retailers and manufacturers on five continents. He has shared his expertise with The National Retail Federation, ICSC, EuroShop, BrasilShop, GlobalShop, MAGIC/WWD, SEGD, American Express-Mexico, FENALCO-Colombia, Outdoor Retailer, SMART Jewelry Show, PGA, SEMA, POPAI Asia, and I-SPA.
Brian has served as the International President & Chairman of the Retail Design Institute - a global non-profit professional association representing the retail experience & design community. He currently sits on the VMSD Editorial Advisory Board, SEGD San Diego/OC Board, Shop! Creative Collaborative & Technology Board contributing his expertise in “Digital Engagement & Experience Design”. Brian writes the “Next Store” column in VMSD Magazine on retail technology strategies and future applications.