Chris is an investor, advisor and consultant to a myriad of primarily mobile based start-ups.
Zoomdata: McGill helped found and served as the Head of Strategy and Business Development at Zoomdata.
Mixx / Ubermedia: McGill founded and was CEO of Mixx.com, which launched in October 2007 and acquired by UberMedia in November 2010. McGill became the SVP of Corporate Development and Strategy at Ubermedia following the acquisition.
Ziff Davis: McGill served on the board as Ziff-Davis exited Bankruptcy and was later sold to Great Hill Partners.
USA TODAY: McGill was the VP of Strategy.
Yahoo: McGill was the General Manager of Yahoo News which, under his directions became the most visited news site on the planet.
Yahoo: McGill ran Business Development for News, Weather, Kids, Local, Living and more.
Clorox: McGill was a Brand Manager for the Pine-Sol and Formula 409 brands.
Bank Boston: McGill was and Assistant Vice President in the Media Lending Division
McGill holds an MBA from Duke University.
SVP Business Development, GM New Products
Apr, 2015 - Current (over 1 year)
Board & Advisor Roles (3)Update
MBA, BusinessAug, 1996 - 1998
|Apr 24, 2015||Tech Cocktail - Zoomdata: Google Earth for Data Visualization|
|Jan 24, 2015||Tech Cocktail - Mixx Acquired by UberMedia|
|Sep 27, 2014||Tech Cocktail - Mixx: A Social News Remix|
|Sep 4, 2014||Tech Cocktail - Visiting Mixx HQ; Interview With Mixx CEO Chris McGill|
|Jan 24, 2011||TechCrunch - UberMedia Continues Shopping Spree; Buys Social News Platform Mixx|
|Jul 26, 2009||TechCrunch - Mixx Traffic Took A Dive In June|
|Jul 24, 2009||TechCrunch - Mixx Turns To Twitter To Start Surfacing Hot Links, Launches TweetMixx (Invites)|
|Apr 28, 2009||TechCrunch - Mixx Experiments With New Advertising Feedback Platform Called Sifter|