Brian Key
Brian Key
Brian Key
Brian Key

Brian Key

Partner and Director of Client Solutions

briankey@copperwing.com

Brian is the architect of communication plans with high-performing track records. He leads communication strategy to gain optimal results from digital, analytics, public relations and media initiatives. His successful work includes a new product brand launch for client KW Container; digital marketing for professional service firm Jackson Thornton; informing and engaging social media campaigns for the Alabama Department of Mental Health – Opioid and Prescription Drug Crisis Awareness; and spearheading community outreach campaigns for state programs including the Alabama Department of Education. Before joining Copperwing, Brian developed communication and marketing plans to raise the awareness of Legacy, Partners in Environmental Education. He later managed the public relations for Nextel and Sprint for the Southeast region. Brian holds a Bachelor of Science degree in advertising and journalism from Troy University and a Master’s degree in public administration and nonprofit management from Auburn University at Montgomery. Brian has been an invited speaker for numerous civic groups and universities on the topic of effective communications. He is a member of the Public Relations Council of Alabama. Brian serves on the board of the Samaritan Counseling Center and on the River Region Ethics Steering Committee. He is also a member of the Coosa-Alabama River Improvement Association. Brian, wife Donna and their three sons enjoy life here in the River Region.