STRATEGY TRACK LEAD
Director of Strategy, Local Projects
Nathan Adkisson has been practicing and preaching the gospel of integrated strategy and creative since the beginning of his career. As the head of strategy at Local Projects, he creates experiences for a wide range of cultural institutions, including the Cleveland Museum of Art, the American Museum of Natural History and ARoS Art Museum in Aarhus, Denmark. He has been responsible for number of branding and retail projects, including Target Open House, a permanent concept store for the Internet of Things in downtown San Francisco. Before joining Local Projects, Nathan was at Big Spaceship, where heled creative and strategic initiatives for Crayola, Chobani, Belvedere, Google, Samsung, Sonos, Purina, AOL, and Fiji Water. Before entering the design world, Nathan was a reporter for a variety of newspapers and magazines.