Brian Howlett received his B.A. in English from McMaster University, Canada. As Chief Creative Officer of an ad agency in Toronto, he is a frequent contributor to magazines such as Communication Arts (Los Angeles) and Applied Arts (Toronto). Howlett has won many advertising awards, including the Cannes Festival Lion. In 2013 he was a finalist in the Fresh Voices Screenplay competition and recently named a finalist in the Writers Union of Canada 2015 Short Prose competition. Married with two children, he is also a hobby craft brewer and avid cyclist.