As an imagineer for big data and analytics, Chris’ first love is helping organizations envision and realize the endless possibilities of what can be done with next-generation technology. He is a senior business development and technology executive with over 25 years experience in startup and Fortune 100 technology companies. Chris excels in driving vision, innovation and communication to create momentum across diverse organizations. Specialties include: big data analytics, business intelligence, data warehousing, strategic and meaningful business partnerships, channel sales programs and management, and executive coaching.
Chris holds a BS-CS from Tulane University, and has been a member of the Board of Advisors for several years. Chris also serves on the boards of several startup, commercial and recreational investment partnerships and companies, is a fan of Santa Ynez Syrah, and is an avid traveler and outdoorsman. He is based from an ecologically diverse ranch near Grass Valley, California.