Brandon Talbert, Managing Director

As Managing Director, Brandon leads Austin Consulting in the development of new strategies to increase Austin’s leadership in food and beverage, manufacturing, nutraceuticals, and other industries. In addition, Brandon supports clients with site location across a diverse range of industries, with a concentration on the manufacturing sector.

Before joining Austin Consulting in 2012, Brandon led business attraction programs for economic development organizations in Indiana and his home state of Tennessee. This launched Brandon’s interest in site selection, and the perspectives gained through that experience have enabled Brandon to maximize government support for client projects and navigate through complexities associated with securing project commitments and approvals.

In 2015, Brandon was recognized as one of North America’s Top 50 Site Consultants by Consultant Connect. Brandon received Bachelor of Science degrees in Business Administration and Computer Information Systems from Milligan College in Tennessee.

In addition to being passionate about his work, Brandon is an avid distance runner, global traveler, food critic, and aspiring sommelier.


Education

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Business Administration and Computer Information Systems, Milligan College, Tennessee