Bryan is widely considered an authority on how to fuse form and function in extraordinary live events and permanent installations. He is an accomplished executive and successful entrepreneur in the design and event production industries with over a decade of experience conceiving and creating events at the highest levels for large companies, leading non-profit organizations, iconic award shows, and discerning individuals.
For three years, Bryan was selected by the Tony Awards to design and produce its famed green room, transforming it into a luxury experience infused elegantly with brands such as Fendi casa and Audemars Piguet. In 2009 and 2010, he helped produce the Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Award viewing party, which raised millions of dollars for aids research. other signature installations and design projects have included Graff diamonds hospitality suites, Robb report magazine’s “best of the best” events, and a charity gala for Susan G. Komen for the cure.
Prior to founding Bryan Johnson Design, Bryan held leadership positions at Antony Todd inc., where he led business development efforts and select client engagements, and at CFS consulting, where he created and executed event marketing strategies for a wide range of clients including Christian Dior, Christie’s Auction House, Dunhill, J. Crew, Robb report magazine, and Sergio Rossi. Bryan developed his sophisticated, nuanced sensibility of style while traveling the world as a fashion model for brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch, American Eagle, Calvin Klein, Gucci, Kenneth Cole, Perry Ellis, Tommy Hilfiger, and Target, among many others.
Bryan joined Compass in 2017 as a direct response for his love of real estate. Compass and Bryan Johnson Design have smart synergies, and aligned, give buyers a different, unique appreciation of space and style.
Bryan earned a degree in marketing from Nyack College.