Brian Ellner

EVP, Marketing & Growth, BCW & U.S. Public Affairs Lead, WPP


Brian is a counselor to senior decision-makers at corporations and nonprofits. He was named by City & State as one of the top 15 LGBT players in NY politics and and one of the 50 most powerful NYers in communications. He was the lead strategist in the effort to win marriage equality in NY and provided counsel on the marriage wins in Maryland,Minnesota,Maine and Washington. Brian was a senior aide in the Bloomberg Administration and serves on the Board of Athlete Ally. He is the 2015 ADCOLOR Advocate of the Year and a graduate of Dartmouth and Harvard Law School.