Simon Black is Group Brand Strategy Partner at the international branding agency, Design Bridge. He is a passionate advocate of telling stories and building brands from the inside out. He likes to push the emotional boundaries and build brand experiences to reflect the vision of the businesses behind the brands. With almost twenty years' experience of brand building and consumer work in many sectors and categories, Simon has worked on a broad range of international brands, both corporate and consumer, including many award winning strategic design projects.
Before joining Design Bridge, Simon was a strategy director at Skybridge Group plc (EuroRSCG) and, in the early 90's, a prolific publisher of magazines and books. He graduated from Hull University with a degree in Organisational Analysis and, whilst still at college, started his career as a junior UK representative at NATO.