Byron Merritt is a tenured creative leader with 30 plus years at companies like Nike, Delta Air Lines, and IDEO. He’s held senior creative leadership roles shaping how customers experience the brands of some of the world’s greatest companies. Currently, he is the Vice President of Design and Creative for Amazon Music. Merritt studied at the United States Naval Academy, has an undergraduate degree in history from Old Dominion University in Virginia, and is a graduate of SCI-Arc, where he earned a Master of Architecture. He currently lives in Los Angeles and works out of Amazon’s Culver City campus.