Chief Executive Officer and Creative Counsel
We Must Be Bold, The Great Discontent & Institute of Possibility
Hugh Weber is a senior executive, network theorist, community organizer, and strategic advisor who counsels established leaders facing uncertainty across multiple industries including design, media, government, and business. After spending more than a decade leading political campaigns throughout the United States, Weber founded We Must Be Bold, a community design studio working with global brands to design relationships of impact; and Institute of Possibility, a collective of creatives who design the systems, storylines, and symbols that inspire movements towards deep, generative connection. In 2019, he acquired The Great Discontent, a media company and thriving community featuring emerging artists, designers, and culture creators. Hugh Weber previously served on the National Board of AIGA, the professional organization for design, and the advisory board for Design for America, a network of campus studios that harnesses design to create local and social impact.