As Vice President of Business Development, Brendan leads new client development and partnerships at Acclaro. With his experience in sales leadership and management, Brendan drives sustainable revenue growth by leading a client development team that stays true to Acclaro’s core values: quality service, collaboration, and transparency.
With experience in both localization tooling and services, Brendan understands how to solve the complexities inherent in large-scale, localization programs. His localization smarts helps with clear solution alignment where client, operational, and technical stakeholders are set up for success.
Localization is a natural continuation of Brendan’s business development career. From the early days of mobile application development to software for remixing music, Brendan has always gravitated towards leveraging technology to connect people to compelling content.
Prior to his transition into tech, Brendan was a creative executive at Francis Ford Coppola’s film production company, American Zoetrope. Working on film and television projects domestically and abroad, Brendan benefited from the opportunity to work beside one of American cinema’s greatest auteurs. Outside of work, you’ll find Brendan in Monterrey Bay or along the coast between Santa Cruz and San Francisco, surfing the day’s swell and searching for that next great wave.