Design Manager, Hasbro New Business Group
New Business Group at Hasbro and ChiTAG committee member, Brian Torney is an innovator in the play industries and kids entertainment. Refusing to grow up, Brian has been contributing to the play industries since the age of 15, when he worked at a Chicagoland Toys R Us store. After briefly working in comic books, Brian became co-owner and creative director at kids creative agency Kunoichi, Inc. After Kunoichi was acquired by Manifest Digital, Brian remained to lead kids initiatives and co-founded Otherdoor Entertainment with his favorite fellow designers and inventors. He joined Hasbro full time in 2014 and currently resides in Providence, Rhode Island with his beautiful wife and two fat orange cats. There, he continues his masquerade, a mere child in adult clothing.