MICHAEL BROWNING

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT

BA Economics
Stanford University
Masters in Architecture
Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc)

MOST IMPRESSIVE INNOVATION

The Original iPod

FAVORITE DESIGN TENET

Empathy

DETAILS

Mike’s background is a unique blend of advertising, market research and design.  He began his career at Grey Advertising, guiding client communication strategies.  At Lieberman Research Worldwide, Mike led research for a wide array of Fortune 500 clients before eventually founding Bluewater Learning in 2006 to combine multiple intelligence learning theory with market research via Discovery Sessions®.  Mike is one of the nation’s leading experts in retail and apparel research, and has extensive experience with healthcare, financial services, consumer packaged goods and restaurants/food service.  Mike holds a BA in Economics from Stanford University and a Masters in Architecture from the Southern California Institute of Architecture.