Portrait of Brad Brinegar

Brad Brinegar

Brad Brinegar is executive in residence at Duke University's Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative, chairman of McKinney and is a member of our Adweek Academic Council. He was CEO of McKinney from 2002–2018, and before that, he spent most of his career at Leo Burnett, ultimately as CEO of Leo Burnett USA.


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As Big Business Pivots, It’s on Brands to Meet Consumer and Investor Demand

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Brands take note: You are where purpose meets people and, increasingly, where purpose means profit.

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Direct-to-Consumer Brands Are Reshaping the Face of Retail

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Be ready to see more mid-sized, personally relevant direct brands with real staying power.