Brian Haner | Founder & CEO
An inspirational and proven leader, Brian is the Founder & CEO of Image Source, based in Kirkland WA, and a 25 year promotional marketing industry veteran who leads by example. Known by clients and suppliers alike for his vibrant personality, Brian is a big thinker who lives by the motto “anything is possible” and is a positive influence on everyone he meets.
Brian’s passion and focus at Image Source is helping clients build brand equity and drive performance. He is also very engaged in business development, building partnerships, mentoring sales teams, recruiting great people, sales and motivational speaking, and keeping innovation and differentiation alive at Image Source.
Brian’s career has often been recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal, being named one of their Forty Under 40 entrepreneurs and business leaders, and under his leadership, Image Source was honored as one of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in the state of Washington. Image Source has also been recognized as one of the Top 100 branded merchandise agencies nationally, and was previously honored by Seattle Business Magazine, Puget Sound Business Journal, Counselor, and PPB Magazine as one of Washington’s, and our industry’s, Best Places to Work.
Brian’s focus and success can be attributed to his four pillars in life: Family, Faith, Health and Business. A 1989 School of Business graduate of Pacific Lutheran University, Brian maintains an extremely active lifestyle. This includes hiking, biking, running, dog walks and his daily 5:30 am fitness classes. Brian resides in Kirkland, WA and his son Austin is a junior at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ, and his daughter Bailey is a freshman at University of Oregon in Eugene, OR.