|Auburn University, BS||1990|
Chris is President & COO at Gnip where he is responsible for company operations including sales, marketing, finance, and business development. Prior to joining Gnip, Chris was Founder and President of Aquent On Demand, a leading provider of technology solutions for creative and marketing organizations.
Chris also served as Aquentâ€™s Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for the day-to-day management of more than 700 employees across 70 offices in 17 countries. Before joining Aquent, Chris served in senior technology consulting roles with IBM, Oracle, and EDS where he led engagements with more than 25 Fortune 500 companies.
Chris serves on the National Technical Advisory Board of Year Up, is an advisor to several technology startups, and is an active TechStars mentor. He also facilitates a monthly CEO Lunch for startups in Boulder, Colorado.