Brad Aspel teaches MBA courses on Leadership Communication and is one of the Executive Coaches for the Executive Education program's Columbia Management Institute (CMI). He also teaches workshops on Communication & Presentation skills. Brad started his career as an actor (including five Broadway shows) and theatrical director with a particular focus on developing talent. He worked in Media & Entertainment for multiple companies with a focus on Children's Entertainment products. After attaining his MBA from Columbia Business School in 2006, he moved onto a career in consulting, first at McKinsey & Company and then at an innovation consulting firm. Brad received his BA from Amherst College in Amherst, MA.