Brandon Kaplan is the Chief Innovation Officer and Co-Founder of Journey, as well as the founder of Skilled Creative. Obsessed with technology throughout his entire life, Brandon founded SKILLED with the mission to bend emerging technologies creatively and with purpose. SKILLED develops best in class Voice and AI experiences for Fortune 500 brands like PepsiCo, HBO, the NBA, Warner Music Group, etc. SKILLED treats conversational and AI interfaces as true omni-channel platforms and tools, ready to be leveraged by brands in order to drive engagement, conversion, and transactions. Brandon’s passions lie at the intersection of tech, big ideas, and bringing people together. His work at Journey allows him to bring exciting technologies together with the world’s largest brands, creating industry shifting programs.