Brian Reich, partner at little m media, is a strategist and speechwriter for executive leaders at global brands, media companies, startups, nonprofits, political, and advocacy organizations. He speaks regularly on the impact of media and technology on society and gives keynote speeches on these and other topics for major conferences and events. 

He is the author of three books: The Imagination GapShift & Reset, and Media Rules!. Brian’s work and views have been published in leading media publications, including the New York Times, Wired, AdAge, and the Chronicle of Philanthropy. He has delivered analysis of digital and political trends on NPR and Fox News and been an expert contributor for Fast Company. 

Brian has taught consumer behavior and marketing strategy at The George Washington University and Columbia University. He has held senior roles at leading digital and public affairs agencies and was briefing director for Vice President Al Gore.

Brian is the official National Fan Ambassador for USA Curling and serves as an advisor to several nonprofits and start-ups. He attended the University of Michigan and holds a bachelors degree in political science from Columbia University.

For more details on the kind of work Brian does, check out this Fast Company profile.

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Karen Dahl, partner at little m media, uses her operational and communications expertise to help organizations function better and make stronger connections with their audiences. She is currently the director of communications at Cities of Service, where she leads the development and implementation of communication strategies and oversees organizational messaging.

She spent several years in leadership positions in operations and government relations at Jumpstart, a national early education nonprofit. She was part of the communications teams for President Clinton and Vice President Gore, and was a researcher and associate producer for NBC News. A proud AmeriCorps VISTA alumna, Karen focuses on issues of equity in education. She is a member of a New York City public school leadership team, was chairperson of a school-wide community service program for multiple years, and a tutor in NYC public schools. She was a student teacher in Cambridge and Boston public and charter high schools. 

Karen's writing has been published in Readers Digest and is included in The Best Life Stories: 150 Real-life Tales of Resilience, Joy, and Hope. She holds a master's degree in education from Harvard University and a bachelor's degree in English and French from the University of Connecticut. 

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