Brian Amend, Founder

As Founder of Tallwish, Brian is responsible for orchestrating a network of venders and expert consultants that keep Tallwish running. Brian leads the innovative direction of Tallwish fueled by his passion to simplify small group communication by relieving the pressure of gift exchanging and reminding members of important events such as birthdays.

Prior to life at Tallwish, Brian held senior management positions at, a subsidiary of AOL, and also at T. Rowe Price and United Technologies. Brian is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and is the author of three United States patents, one of which he is the sole inventor. He is a graduate of Stonehill College in Massachusetts with additional studies at the University of London, England.

Brian resides an hour north of Boston on the seacoast of New Hampshire with his wife and two sons. Brian enjoys his free time outdoors running, biking and skiing.