Your purpose is not your job. Your job should fulfill your purpose. This is Jason Burnham’s motto, and he lives it through the work of Culture Design. Jason is a purpose-driven culture designer and transformation architect who thinks systemically about the impact business has on society. His personal purpose is to improve lives through relationships and experiences, with a mission to empower businesses to be change agents for social good and sustainability, while improving business performance. Jason believes by building socially conscious, purpose-driven organizations, companies can cultivate brand loyalty and advocacy with greater efficiency and have a positive impact on the world.
Jason has achieved a very successful career building companies and providing innovative solutions to meet the needs and demands of both business and society. With over twenty years as a global business strategist and management consultant, Jason brings his experience, expertise, and passion to every consulting assignment, keynote, and workshop he delivers. He has been a frequent speaker and contributing writer for leading trade organizations and publications (e.g., AdAge, Sustainable Brands, Patient Experience, Loyalty360, Greenbook, Insight Innovation Exchange, iMedia, Adtech, Sustainatopia) and served on the advisory board for various companies.
In 1998 Jason co-founded Ad Age Top 25, digital marketing agency, Mass Transit Interactive, which was acquired in 2005 by Horizon Media. In 2006, Jason launched his brand strategy and behavioral design firm, Burnham Marketing, providing marketing strategy, organizational development, leadership training, and stakeholder engagement services. In 2010, Jason entered into a joint venture with social science research company, MindTime, to introduce new psychometrics into the fields of research, experience design, persona development, and change management.
Since 2012, Jason has donated his time as a social innovation and change management adviser to the United Nations, to support the UNDP transformation initiatives. In 2015, Burnham Marketing merged with customer experience design and cultural transformation firm, Strativity Group. Prior to launching Culture Design in 2019, Jason served as Strativity’s Principal of Experience Innovation, where he built the Communications & Design division and led global organizational transformation and customer experience programs for a prestigious portfolio of brands.