Antony Mayfield

Founding partner and CEO

Antony Mayfield is CEO of Brilliant Noise, a digital agency and consultancy, which he co-founded with Maddy Cooper and Jason Ryan ten years ago. He has twice been named one of the most influential people in digital in the UK by the British Interactive Media Association (BIMA) and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts & Commerce (RSA). He currently serves as the Chair of Lighthouse, the groundbreaking digital arts organisation, an Arts Council England portfolio organisation.

Antony is known for his talks and writing on leadership and culture in the digital age. His first book, Me and My Web Shadow, was published by Bloomsbury internationally. His e–book What is Social Media? in 2008 defined a media moment and was downloaded in the tens of thousands, translated into multiple languages including Polish, Chinese, and included on University Courses from India to the Americas. He has lectured on strategy and digital at Wake Forest Business School, Imperial College Business School, Sussex University and Warwick Business School, as well teaching on Google’s own digital marketing courses for several years.