Benjamin Palmer

Benjamin Palmer has spent the last fifteen years exploring the creative possibilities of the Internet. As co-founder and CEO of The Barbarian Group, Palmer built a small, highly technical production shop into a full-service digital creative agency with clients ranging from GE, Pepsi and Beam Spirits to Virgin and Bloomberg. Palmer also serves as President of The Art Directors Club and is a board member of the seminal performing arts space The Kitchen. The Barbarian Group was recently awarded the first-ever Cannes Lions Innovation Grand Prix for its open-source software, Cinder.