Chief Marketing Officer, Self Financial
Brett is the CMO at Self Financial, a credit-building platform working to increase economic inclusion and financial resilience through multiple products that make building credit accessible. With no hard credit check to get started, Self’s signature Credit Builder Account and innovative secured Self Visa® Credit Card are designed to enable people to build credit and savings simultaneously. The company is also the first to offer rent reporting solutions for consumers and property managers in the US, the first to report rent to all three major credit bureaus, and additionally provides consumers with the ability to report their cell phone, electric, gas and water payments.
Brett oversees all areas of marketing, design, and analytics, and leads growth strategy across the company. Prior to Self, Brett has led and advised multiple fast growth, early to mid-stage companies, with previous roles including CMO at Storable, Head of Marketing at RetailMeNot, and marketing and product at Virgin America. He serves as a mentor with the Capital Factory start-up community, advising entrepreneurs on marketing, growth, and consumer experience. He grew up outside of Houston, obtained a BA in Psychology at Harvard University and an MBA from London Business School, and currently lives in Austin with his wife and three children.