Brian Himstedt is in his 11th season with the Royals in 2020 after joining the organization in November 2009. He oversees all technology functions for the club and is responsible for evaluating and implementing solutions across IT operations, cybersecurity, infrastructure, information management and business process automation.
Himstedt joined the Royals after over 15 years in technology and business consulting. Previously Brian was a member of the leadership team at The Brighton Agency in St. Louis, directing interactive marketing solution delivery and client strategy. Prior to joining Brighton, Brian spent eight years with Accenture, specializing in delivery of technology solutions in support of sales and marketing business functions. At Accenture he worked with many Fortune 500 companies including Anheuser-Busch, Del Monte, Johnson & Johnson and Kellogg's. Brian also spent four years with Daugherty Business Solutions in St. Louis, leading a 150 person consulting delivery practice.
Brian earned a bachelor's of science degree in mechanical engineering from Missouri S&T.