*Katie Baron is a London-based author, journalist, copywriter, brand consultant and foresight director who specialises in exploring the intersections of creative cultures, consumer insights and emerging technologies... more
An expert in marrying commercial acumen and creative enterprise, Katie Baron spent over two decades guiding forward-thinking brands and individuals in retail, media, fashion, publishing, wellbeing, and both the visual and performing arts.
Currently a content director at global trends intelligence agency Stylus, where Katie spearheads the Retail & Brand Comms and Pop Culture & Media divisions, she’s also a senior contributor at Forbes. As a speaker Katie has appeared at international events including Milan Design Week, Decoded Futures, and CogX, and has helped establish future-scoping think-tanks including London College of Fashion’s Digital Anthropology Lab.
An accomplished storyteller, her unique future-focused cross-industry perspective has led to special projects including curating (& hosting) the Frieze Academy’s EXHIBITIONism talks, chairing AiDLab’s debate on AI and Authentic Creativity and CaixaForum’s fashion + series.
Katie has also authored two books: Stylists: New Fashion Visionaries (2012) and Fashion & Music: Fashion Creatives Shaping Pop Culture (2016) and is Editorial Director of The 3rd Act, a new magazine dedicated to the art of movie-making.
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