The Man; The Myth; The Visionary.

Shep Bryan is an award-winning artist, entrepreneur and visionary thinker. He is shifting paradigms at the intersection of experiences, digital marketing, and the creative industries.

His forward-looking perspective brings the future into focus for experiential brands at the epicenter of today’s cultural renaissance.

Shep and his works have been seen, published, featured, or recognized in Cannes Film Festival, Interscope Records, NC State University, Gregg Museum of Art & Design, St. Andrews DON’T WALK Fashion Show, Journal of Arts Entrepreneurship Education, and more.

His cutting-edge insights on digital strategy are consumed by a global audience in over 60 countries through Beaumonde’s blog, the leading hub for new media marketing strategies.

As an independent songwriter & music producer, Shep has released hundreds of songs since 2008. He has also managed the licensing, marketing strategy & distribution for one of the world’s most expansive collections of concert photography.

Additionally, Shep co-manages the largest network of weekly freestyle rap cyphers on the globe.


Accolades & Awards

  • Speaker/Performer @ William Peace University Hip Hop Symposium (2019, Cypher Univercity)

  • Speaker/Performer @ NCSU State Of Sound (2019, Cypher Univercity)

  • Creative Startups Accelerator, 2018 Cohort (Beaumonde)

  • Speaker/Panelist @ NCSU Career Connections Seminar (2016, 2017, 2018)

  • Speaker/Performer @ Art Of Cool Festival (2017, 2018, Cypher Univercity)

  • Speaker/Panelist @ Self Employment in the Arts Conference (2016)

  • Speaker/Educator @ Durham School Of The Arts Career Day (2016, Cypher Univercity)

  • 2x Best Hip Hop Group in the Carolinas, with Free The Optimus @ Carolina Music Awards (2015, 2016)

  • Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner Participant (2015)

  • Selected Fashion Designer for St. Andrew’s Don’t Walk Fashion Show (2015, Bolos by Shep)

  • 1st Place in Lulu eGames Arts Venture Challenge @ NCSU (2014)

  • 1st Place in Campus MovieFest @ NCSU (2014)