As founder and CEO of Brian Moran & Associates, Mr. Moran is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs achieve their objectives and to run better businesses. He leverages over 25 years of experience in publishing magazines for business owners to assist with everything from social media to accessing growth capital to expanding into the global marketplace. Previously, Brian was an executive director at The Wall Street Journal, where he led the sales development and marketing programs for the financial and small business categories among the many Journal brands. In 2012, Brian co-authored Lessons From the Great Recession, a book that provided practical solutions to small business owners riding the economic rollercoaster. Among other recognitions, Brian was given the prestigious Lou Campanelli award at SCORE’s 2012 national conference for his years of service in the small business market. He sits on several small business organization boards and is a strategic advisor to entrepreneurs worldwide.