After beginning his career representing hundreds of authors from Top 6 publishers, Blair Bryant Nichols moved into the management of founders, entrepreneurs, executives, authors, and celebrities with various work streams, projects, and personal interests, acting as a Chief of Staff, manager, or agent. He has a deep expertise in developing speakers for corporate events, conferences, and other thought leadership opportunities, including internal and external communications. As a manager, coach and consultant he enjoys helping diverse individuals and/or socially-driven companies foster new strategies for operations, communications, business development and partnerships across all appropriate areas to further develop and enhance their bottom line and brand.
Blair is the Co-Host of Inside the Greenroom Podcast, a behind the scenes look at the ever changing landscape of live events and the speaking business. He earned his M.B.A from UCLA-Anderson with a specialization in Entertainment Management and a B.A. Magna Cum Laude in Literature with minors in Communications and Gender Studies from American University. He is also a graduate of the Columbia Publishing Course, a summer course at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. When he’s not buried in emails or Zoom meetings, he enjoys traveling to new and distant places, reading, creating, and spending time at home in West Hollywood with friends, his partner Gray, and their black pug Eddy.