Brendan is a cofounder / principal at Big & Chewy, a strategy and consulting agency working with entrepreneurs who solve our world’s biggest, chewiest problems. He’s also cofounder of Inward Point – an experiential marketing agency that does killer events with a smarter conscience. He’s a recovering lawyer and former diplomat at the U.S. State Department, where he advised senior leaders on global conflict and human security in Africa. He is a senior advisor to the Public International Law and Policy Group, advising rebels, governments, civil society, and the UN on constitution drafting and peace negotiations and a senior advisor to the creative agency Guru. Brendan grew up on Cape Cod and lives in Brooklyn.