Brian has spent his career focused on helping senior leaders at large, industrial companies, drive greater innovation using digital technologies. He is currently the Innovation Lead for Accenture in the Southwest Region and the Managing Director for Accenture's Houston Innovation Hub which he has led from conception to its launch in February 2017. The Hub now has over 55+ amazing people, conducted 250+ workshops, and is delivering innovative projects in machine learning, video analytics, remote operations, and much more. Brian is a very active thought leader with dozens of publications, whitepapers, media articles, and over a dozen patents on the topic of digital innovation. Brian is actively involved in the Houston Innovation Community and led the strategy for the Greater Houston Partnership and City of Houston on driving more innovation locally including the formation of Houston Exponential where he now sits on the board. In addition, Brian is the Chair of the Notre Dame Electrical Engineering Industry Advisory Board and works often with other research institutions such as MIT, Rice, and Vanderbilt.