Brian has over 20 years of management experience in the advertising industry, combining top agency skills with entrepreneurial capabilities.
He gained a plethora of experience working at DDB London, and Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe creating world-class international advertising campaigns for global brands such as Sony, Budweiser, American Airlines, Volkswagen, Oracle, Jaguar, Vauxhall, AXA, AOL. Brian has also helped national brands like Leon, Dimbleby Cancer Care, and anti-domestic violence charity Womankind reach and move people.
His work has won a prestigious Gold Clio, Cannes Lion awards and D&ADs.
Believing ‘the geek will inherit the earth’ he was an early convert to digital, creating and running the digital marketing services and software builds at the startup agency Flip. This being just one experience in many that has shaped his media neutral position on integrated advertising and marketing.
Brian’s previous life was as an electric and electronic weapons engineer at the UK’s leading submarine shipyard VSEL, now BAE. But he is not allowed to talk about that.
Brian Sheppard BA (Hons)
Senior Sessional Lecturer
BA (Hons) Advertising & Brand Design