Brian Collins is Chief Creative Officer of COLLINS, an innovation-led firm dedicated to inventing branded experiences, digital interactions and communications that shape companies and people for the better. His team’s work has been featured in the The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Fast Company Which named him an American Master of Design in 2005.
From 1998 to 2007, he was CCO of the Ogilvy & Mather Brand Integration Group (BIG), the agency’s brand and innovation division. His team’s work at Ogilvy included the Hershey Chocolate Factory in Times Square, the Dove “Campaign for Real Beauty,” and work for Coca-Cola, Jaguar, and American Express. The first work from his new firm was with the Alliance for Climate Protection, Al Gore’s organization to end the climate crisis.
Brian is Vice President of Art’s Director Club and teaches at the School Visual Arts Graduate Program in design.