Brian is the General Manager of External Business Development at Cleveland Clinic Innovations. He is responsible for leading the Global Healthcare Innovation Alliance program, a network of health systems, universities and corporate partners dedicated to advancing patient care through collaborative innovation. Currently, Cleveland Clinic is working with MedStar Health, The Innovation Institute, Marshfield Clinic, The University of Notre Dame and ProMedica. In addition, Brian is also involved in the managing the relationship with corporate and government partners; Parker Hannifin, The Lubrizol Corporation, Cox Enterprises and NASA Glenn Research Center.
Prior to managing the Global Health Care Innovation Alliance, Brian was an Associate Director in Cleveland Clinic's Corporate Communications Department, overseeing not only the public and media relations for Innovations, but also the Heart and Vascular Institute, Orthopedics, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Global Patient Services, Bioethics and Wellness. Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic, Brian served as the Director of Marketing and Communications for National Stroke Association, a national non-profit dedicated to reducing the incidence and impact of stroke.