LaRian Finney is a recognized leader in marketing, branding, and strategy in the space of diversity, inclusion, and events. He has positioned and repositioned growing, middle-market, and Fortune 500 organizations and businesses through strategic events, creative development, advertising, branding, and film/video/audio production. He stands by the philosophy that effective business creates ideas that have an immediate and sustainable impact for his clients and partners.
His vast experience has led to his spearheading successful campaigns for the 1996 Olympics, the NAACP National Conventions, the National Urban League Convention, General Motors, the African-American Heritage Festival, State of Maryland, Aerotek, U.S. Cellular, Delta Sigma Theta Incorporated National Convention, DC Metro, ESPN’s The Basketball Tournament, and the National Black MBA Association National Conference. He has developed and pioneered groundbreaking events such as Jazzy Summer Nights (30,000 attendees), the African-American Business Forum, the African-American Heritage Festival (200,000), and the Black CEO Summit.