Brendan Flynn has been with ANSA productions and the Los Angeles Auto Show for the past six years. In his role of Sr. Director of Marketing and Communications, he is responsible for leading all marketing and communications efforts for the Los Angeles Auto Show, the largest consumer convention in Southern California, and the newly created Connected Car Expo. Flynn is responsible for marketing strategy and creative direction, as well as implementation of all advertising and media relations campaigns, direct email, printed materials, online outreach, social media initiatives and internal communications. He is the primary spokesperson for the show and also acts as the key liaison for automakers helping to coordinate their product launch efforts. Prior to joining the Los Angeles Auto Show in 2007, Flynn worked as a vice president at Fleishman Hillard International Communications, where he spearheaded marketing and public relations activities for Yahoo! Autos, Jiffy Lube, Enterprise-Rent-A-Car and custom car show Hot Import Nights. Flynn began his career at Ogilvy & Mather Public Relations, where he helped launch new vehicles for Hyundai Motor America. He was born and raised in Los Angeles and holds a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from California Polytechnic University, Pomona.