Brian Channel

Brian Channel

Columbus, OH, US




Shape - Urban Planning Consultants, London, GB, Freelance Consultant
o Prepare statements in accordance to current UK planning regulations for submission of planning applications
o Provide pre-planning advice for development proposals
o Create basic AutoCad drawings and 3D renderings for UK planning applications
o Produced successful appeal statement to the Planning Inspectorate for refused development

Nov 2012 - current

Scioto Design Studio, London, GB, Founder
o Develop and maintain relationships with business clients
o Manage international and interdisciplinary team on design projects
o Provide bespoke designs for clients and international competitions
o Engage with and present proposals at community meetings

Jun 2012 - current

London South Bank University, London, GB, Guest Lecturer

o Lecturing and assisting undergrad students with required coursework in developing urban design or planning strategies along with the use of Google Sketchup

Courses taught include
• Strategies Visions and Design
• Destination Planning
• Hospitality Retail

Sep 2012 - Jan 2013


London South Bank University, London, GB, Masters, Town Planning / Urban Design

Urban Design Specialism

Semester abroad – Politecnico di Milano – Milan, Italy

Sep 2011 - Feb 2013

London South Bank University, London, GB, Bachelors, Urban and Environmental Planning

Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) accredited
Honours (2:1)

Course Representative – Full-time students

Semester abroad – Ohio State University – Columbus, USA

Sep 2008 - Jul 2011


Turley Associates Award for Planning, Award

For research and report on City Identity as a part of the undergraduate thesis.


Areas of Specialization