Christian is a serial entrepreneur with over 12 years of Executive, Product Management, Engineering, and Designer/UX experience. Prior to co-founding Loudwerks, Christian was the founder and CEO at Payvment where he led the charge to become the leading social commerce, product discovery, and social ad network supporting over 250,000 brands on Facebook. Payvment was acquired by Intuit in January 2013. Christian was also a founder of the digital creative agency, Xcreative Interactive. Christian has been a featured guest and on-air Tech analyst for various television news networks including FOX Business News, Bloomberg TV and NBC. A sought after speaker, Christian has spoken at numerous tech conferences on the subjects of Social Discovery, Entrepreneurship, Product Design and Commerce. Christian has also been featured and interviewed in books including Social Media Marketing for Dummies, The Social Customer, and The Social Commerce Handbook.