Sean O’Driscoll is a passionate senior-executive storyteller with deep experience bringing broad and original perspectives to strategic planning and change management.
Responsible for leading Nyhus’ consulting and change practice, Sean brings the Nyhus team more than 25 years of digital, communications, marketing and customer experience expertise. Sean has provided board- and executive-level strategic counsel to global brands, startups and many companies in between, with expertise supporting brands in the airline, retail, banking, insurance, consumer packaged goods, technology, healthcare and telecommunications sectors.
An experienced executive in both corporate strategy, marketing and communications measurement, Sean has been on the frontlines of the transformation occurring in the communications industry, driven by technology and the availability of data. Prior to joining Nyhus, Sean was chief strategy and insights officer at Cision, a global leader in communications software and services. While at Cision, Sean built the world’s largest media insights and daily intelligence briefing business and served on the global board for AMEC, the professional organization for media intelligence and insights.
Prior to Cision, Sean was a partner at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, where he oversaw the firm’s social and digital practice, helping global brands interact and engage with their customers by leveraging digital transformation and social strategies. Sean joined PwC when the firm acquired his company, Ant’s Eye View, in 2012, one of the first consultancies focused on how businesses should build social media engagement. Sean began his career at Microsoft where he built and scaled the worlds’ largest online advocacy program and digital community strategy (Microsoft MVP) before leaving to found Ant’s Eye View.
Sean has worked with dozens of premier brands, including Holland America Line, Google, Cisco Systems, Dell, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, Kaiser Permanente, Lyft, Salesforce, HP, First Republic Bank, Bloomingdales, AT&T, E&Y, Les Schwab Tires and many other organizations.
Sean is a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest and proud father of two amazing daughters. He lives in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle.