Brett Harned

Brett HarnedWe are extremely pleased to welcome Brett back for a second year. If you missed the conference last year you can find out all about it here.

This year Brett will be running an interactive workshop on the 28th January, where he will share insights on how to best plan and manage digital projects. This exclusive event has a limited number of places and will offer the unique opportunity to speak with Brett and get hands on with your fellow digital project managers.

Find out more information on the workshop and buy your tickets.

The following day Brett will be MC at the conference, introducing the speakers and chairing the Q&A sessions as well as providing his unique blend of charm and experience to what is looking like a very exciting day.


Brett Harned is the Vice President of Project Management at Happy Cog in Philadelphia, PA. He has more than 15 years of experience in communications and creative team management serving in roles from copywriter to account director. Since joining the team at Happy Cog, Brett has managed projects for Zappos, MTV, and Monotype Imaging, and has seen the project management team grow two-fold.

He began blogging about his adventures in project management when he realized that the perceptions of the positions were just a little off. Since, he has spoken at events like SXSW and The Future of Web Design, written for .net magazine and, taught a web project workshop at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, and has led the biggest, most satisfying project of his career: the Digital PM Summit.

When Brett isn’t wrangling timelines and budgets in the office, he likes to discover new music, experiment with photography, and explore the City of Brotherly Love with his wife and two daughters.