Brian has more than 16 years of experience in design, architecture, rich media and brand design. Prior to joining Microsoft, Brian founded Scenic Creative where he led client engagements with XBOX and MSN. Prior to Scenic, he served as Chief Creative Officer for Mediatruck Inc. where he defined strategic goals and creative solutions for the company's clients and its proprietary design products. Earlier in his career, Brian served as Creative Director for Rare Medium's Broadband and Convergence Group and served as Design Director for Circumstance Design. Brian has overseen design on projects for Microsoft, MSN, XBOX Live, Intel, Knight Ridder, Cisco, Neiman Marcus, FOX, ZDTV and Ericsson. Brian has a Masters degree in Architecture from The University of Texas.