Speaker Biography

Brian Whipple

Global Managing Director

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    Brian Whipple is the Global Managing Director of Accenture Interactive, a business of Accenture that helps companies develop industry-leading digital marketing capabilities, including the development and management of websites and interactive marketing, as well as the optimization of online and offline marketing and merchandising investments.

    With his passion for cultivating big ideas and delivering strong results, Brian leads all of Accenture Interactive’s global consulting domains including digital, marketing analytics, media management, and marketing data management. He brings a unique blend of agency and consulting experience, which he is able to apply to many of Accenture Interactive's largest clients, helping with their IT and marketing needs, which often include navigating the complex landscape of agency relationships. Brian rejoined Accenture in early 2010, building upon his previous decade of experience with the company, where he served in a variety of increasing strategy and consulting roles.

    Prior to Accenture, Brian was Chief Operating Officer of Hill Holliday, an advertising and marketing services firm headquartered in Boston. Previously, he was the Managing Director of the northeast region for Computer Sciences Corporation, the Fortune 500 global technology services company; before that, he was a Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Rapp Collins Worldwide, one of the world's largest direct marketing agencies.

    Brian holds an MBA from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, where he also earned his Bachelor of Science degree.