Brian Weiss, MBA, Vice President, Practitioner Career Development
As vice president, practitioner career development, Brian A. Weiss leads a group that supports individuals throughout their career lifecycle, as university students learn project management, enter the workforce, seek certification and pursue professional development.
His team supports certification, academic programs and professional development (live and online) for over three million project practitioners worldwide and PMI’s 10,000+ volunteers. The team also oversees PMI’s global university program accreditation and Registered Education Provider programs.
Mr. Weiss has been with PMI since 2007, previously serving as vice president, product management and vice president, practitioner markets. He brings more than 25 years of experience in the areas of strategic planning, international business, brand marketing and product management.
Prior to joining PMI, Mr. Weiss led marketing for a business unit of ARAMARK, served as director of global information products and services for the Hay Group (Korn Ferry), and has also held consulting, business development and analyst roles at both Claritas, Inc. (Nielsen) and Loan Pricing Corporation (Thomson Reuters).
Mr. Weiss earned a bachelor’s degree from Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business (New Orleans, Louisiana, USA) and an executive master’s degree in business administration from Saint Joseph’s University (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA). He holds his Certificate in Company Direction from The Institute of Directors and is a member of the American Society of Association Executives and the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society.
Reach Mr. Weiss at Brian.Weiss@PMI.org or @baweiss1.