Stephen Brand is the Contract Director of Programs and Marketing at the Creative Education Foundation and Adjunct Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at Olin College of Engineering. As an executive and consultant, Stephen has worked on the creation of new and expanded ventures in large corporate, entrepreneurial and non-profit settings, including US Olympic Committee, Ford Motor Company, Polaroid, The Jim Henson Company, Children’s Television Workshop, Liberty Science Center, Forbes Invention and Technology Magazine, Museum of Science - Boston, and many others. He has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in entrepreneurship, corporate strategy, marketing management, leadership, and organizational behavior. Stephen holds a doctorate of management from the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. His doctoral research explored the early development and personal characteristics that led to success of corporate engineers and inventors.