3 Billion Seconds: Brian Collins

"You can look at your life as the result of the past or the cause of the future." Clearly, Brian Collins prefers the future, while seeking inspiration from the past. Having gotten to know Brian over the past five years, I've often been privy to the translations, digressions and inspirations he's able to generate living at intersections of time, space, reality and fantasy.

You can check out Rob's writeup of his interview with Brian Collins in his most recent Forbes piece: Alexa, Star Trek, Creativity And Extraordinary Brands: A Dialogue With Brian Collins

“You can look at your life as the result of the past or the cause of the future.” Clearly, Brian Collins prefers the future, while seeking inspiration from the past. Having gotten to know Brian over the past five years, I’ve often been privy to the translations, digressions and inspirations he’s able to generate living at intersections of time, space, reality and fantasy.

For our most recent installment of 3 Billion Seconds, Collins and host Rob Wolcott discuss the future amidst his literary menagerie, and explore what makes great brands great, creative processes and living with “one foot in the pragmatic and one in the fantastical.”