Brian Coughlin is a producer, writer and performer with a passion for comedy and travel.
Brian produces and hosts Corktown Comedy, Toronto’s popular Wednesday-night live-comedy show, which has been a hit since its inception in 2005. He has several live productions to his credit including The Corktown Comedy All-Stars, Queen's of Comedy, BYE BYE W! at The Second City Mainstage, and the annual Christmas @ Corktown benefitting Daily Bread Food Bank. Corporate clients include IBM, RBC, Toronto District School Board, Novus Environmental and CAMH (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health).
Brian’s travels have taken him and his family to Vermont, Jamaica, Hawaii, Québec, San Diego, Northern Ontario and more. His travel writing has appeared in numerous media outlets including Away.com, Canoe.ca and Today’s Parent. Brian is the producer and host of Great Family Escapes, an online travel show.
Brian was the media relation’s contact and videographer on John Ryan’s Regeneration Tour, which raised over $1 million for spinal cord research. Brian lives in Toronto with his wife and two children.