BRIAN KARO is publishing and marketing manager at Stanford Social Innovation Review. Brian has worked in the publishing industry for nearly 20 years. Before joining SSIR, he worked for several successful Bay Area publications, including Red Herring, Sunset, and Yoga Journal. Most recently, Brian worked for Dwell media for over a decade in a variety of leadership roles, including consumer marketing director, senior product manager, and audience development manager, where he developed channel growth strategies for the brand’s community through web-platform adoption, subscriptions, partnerships, and live-event registration. Brian earned a bachelor’s degree in business management with an emphasis in marketing from Sonoma State University.