Best Selling Author and Innovation Consultant David Kord Murray to speak at Fusion92's Future Series
July 15, 2019

CHICAGO, July 15, 2019 – Fusion92 today announced author and innovation consultant David Kord Murray will be the featured speaker in the agency’s next Future Series event on August 15, 2019. Murray’s best-selling book, Borrowing Brilliance: The Six Steps to Business Innovation by Building on the Ideas of Others will be the basis of his talk, which will be held at the Fusion92 office at 440 W. Ontario.

“Dave Murray is more than just innovative, he is an inspiration to all areas of our business – strategy, creative, media, client service and even analytics,” said Jacob Beckley, Fusion92’s SVP, Innovation. “We’ve adopted many of Dave’s principles in our innovation methodology here at Fusion92, which has yielded 10 patents for the agency.”

Dave began his career as an aerospace engineer, working on the Space Shuttle and as part of the conceptual development team for the International Space Station. Over the years, he’s been a chief marketing officer, entrepreneur, CEO, product development specialist, software programmer, line manager for both small and large organizations, and the Head of Innovation for Intuit. He has started and sold multiple companies throughout his career – all founded on the same concept: innovation.

Fusion92’s Borrowing Brilliance Future Series will dive deeper into a work Inc. Magazine listed as one of its Best Business Books as well as an innovation process Businessweek claims is “one that actually seems to work.” It is the ninth talk in the agency’s Future Series, a quarterly gathering of industry thought leaders and trendsetters diving into the future of technology, industry and the world. Previous speakers have included former NFL star and philanthropist Charles “Peanut” Tillman, Chief Marketing and Customer Experience Officer for Redbox, Dr. Ash ElDifrawi, Psy.D., and Co-Founder of Kickstarter Charles Adler.

About Fusion92

Founded in 1999, Fusion92 is a Chicago-based independent marketing innovation agency that focuses on helping growth-stage and Fortune 500 companies across a number of industries, including financial services, CPG, telecommunications and automotive. As a full-service agency, Fusion92 partners with its clients on consumer engagements that span both traditional and digital media, leveraging our talents in user experience, design, technology and media. Learn more at