Innovation Forum Speaker

Christian Barnard

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Christian Barnard oversees all aspects of operations at T3, drawing from 20+ years of experience from some of the world’s leading design and technology consulting firms. He works across all T3 clients.

During his career, Christian has managed the development of integrated digital experiences across mobile, social and commerce for clients in retail, healthcare, financial services and entertainment.

Prior to T3, Christian was Group Vice President at Razorfish, leading the Austin office operations. He also opened the Austin presence for SapientNitro, built out the global delivery function for frog, and managed the UX Design, Strategy and Content team at AT&T. He studied visual design in college and started his career as a typesetter and freelance designer in Chicago. He created his first digital experiences in the mid 90s and worked on the original online edition of the Chicago Tribune. On weekends, Christian has been known to burn some time racing cars.



The longtime marketer was cited for the innovation and boldness he has fostered at Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut

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