>Brandon Edwards

About The Speaker

Brandon Edwards

Brandon Edwards is Chief Executive Officer and Founder at Unlock Health, the industry’s only integrated tech and services growth platform that brings together all the essential ingredients of growth - managed care consulting, marketing services, and technology. Since 2009, Brandon led the industry’s most recognized and awarded marketing agency in history — “Best Agency to Work For” or “Agency of the Year,” 13 times in 13 years. The firm was sold to IPG and became a wholly owned subsidiary of that company at the end of 2020. Brandon stepped out of the CEO role into the role of Executive Chairman in summer 2021 until he departed the firm at the end of 2022. Prior to 2009, Brandon spent eleven years at a national agency, serving as President and COO and building its healthcare practice. He spent five years in-house at Tenet Healthcare, first in the corporate Marketing Communications Group and later as part of the company’s Corporate Strategy & Ventures Group. Brandon has spent 28 years in healthcare marketing after beginning his career running political campaigns. Brandon is a graduate of UC Santa Barbara and received his MBA from UCLA. He is married with three kids, and calls Nashville, Tennessee and the Big Island of Hawaii home.