Brian Tillman is Co-Founder and Principal at Punch. He leads Punch’s strategy and content teams and serves as an advisor to Punch clients. Brian brings more than a decade of experience in technology marketing with a focus on cybersecurity, enterprise software, defense/aerospace and IT consulting. A copywriter by trade, Brian seeks to tell the story behind each brand, to make audiences think, feel and take action.
Brian has a hand in shaping the vision for each project at Punch. He works closely with clients to understand unique objectives and then advise on a creative solution that gets results. He has an active role in copywriting and marketing strategy, video concept and scriptwriting, website content strategy, and is the point person for business development.
Prior to launching Punch, Brian helmed the content and accounts teams at a DC-area strategic communications firm, led content marketing for an ecommerce startup, and advised small business owners on digital strategy. He has also sold race cars, repaired sailboats and performed across the nation as a touring musician. A graduate of St. John’s College, Brian is a lifelong student of philosophy and science, and brings a relentless pursuit of truth to every Punch project.
Outside of the office Brian speaks often on technology marketing, has served as guest lecturer at UMD Smith School of Business, was featured on Executive Leaders Radio, and has served on the National Kidney Foundation DC Kidney Ball executive committee. Brian lives in Alexandria, VA with his wife and two sons.