Brian MacKay
Growth Creative Studio Program Director

Brian is a masterful creative strategist with 15 years of experience delivering marketing assets that have changed brands’ trajectories and disrupted their industries. He skillfully manages client expectations and communications, resources, and timelines to bring design projects from ideation to implementation. 

He began his career in traditional marketing, developing product presentations for Williams-Sonoma and leading merchandising initiatives for Ghirardelli Chocolate Company. Recognizing the expanded capabilities of evolving digital technology, Brian transitioned to TMP Worldwide, where he began launching targeted social media and search engine marketing campaigns. He spent the last 10 years distinguishing himself as an award-winning website designer and client relations guru at creative agencies and consultancies across California. 

Brian holds a BA in sociology and anthropology from Lewis & Clark College and is a certified Scrum Master.