Brian Cantor is a customer experience and marketing analyst who currently serves as the managing editor and community director of IQPC’s Customer Management IQ, an online advisory portal and publication for professionals in the space.
Brian’s customer management commentaries, which draw inspiration from empirical research and real-world anecdotes rather than antiquated management textbooks, have been called “must-read” resources for call center managers, customer experience leaders, retailers and social media specialists and have been cited by prominent publications like Forbes.  He has also been invited to contribute for leading industry outlets like Social Media Today and Biznology.
Drawing on his events production background with IQPC, Brian also created and produced the successful “Social Media for Customer Management” and “Call Center Success” online event series.
Through the eNewsZone Media Network, an online media company he founded while a freshman in high school, Brian additionally analyzes “backstage” news in entertainment and sports.  His celebrity interviews and industry assessments have been featured by leading outlets like Yahoo!, Perez Hilton, Deadspin and Movieline.
Brian graduated from Harvard University in 2009 as an honors joint concentrator in Sociology and Economics.  He focused on Government as a secondary concentration.
Always game for discussion about customer management, entertainment and sports, Brian is also thrilled to answer questions on fitness and nutrition.  Feel free to contact Brian at brian.cantor@iqpc.comand visit his publication’s homepage at

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