This week, we talk with Gareth Kay, Director of Brand Strategy at Goodby, Silverstein and Partners. Gareth serves on the board of the VCU Brandcenter, and is a co-founder of the non-profit ‘Planning For Good’, a virtual entity that harnesses the collective intelligence and amazing minds of planners around the world to help address the business and communication challenges of non-profits. He sits on the Google Creative Leadership Council where he is the only 'non-creative'. Let's get to know him, shall we?
1. What's your favorite funny story about yourself?
My first boss was Nick Beggs. The bass player from kajagoogoo.
2. What piece of art (movie, book, music, painting, etc) has influenced you most? How or why?