Session: Professional Presence Workshop, presented by NAMIC New York, (National Association of Multi-ethnicity in Communications
Chris is a dynamic team leader with an entrepreneurial spirit and a history of success in rapidly changing environments. With more than 10 years of experience, he is an expert in working with startups of varying sizes and maturation stages. Early in his career, Chris garnered angel investment to launch his own company, Ecologic. More recently, he played an integral role in reshaping late stage startup eMarketer; this led to its purchase by Axel Springer in 2016 for $250 million. Currently, as Senior Vice President of Account Management at eMarketer, Chris is responsible for 1200 client relationships, including more than two-thirds of Fortune 500 companies. He strives daily to empower his teams to promote long lasting success for eMarketer’s clients.
Chris fosters an optimal environment for skill development and career growth. He believes that great organizations are built on the shoulders of talented individuals and resilient teams. Chris’ passions include refining a company’s hiring, coaching and mentorship/sponsorship processes by defining systems, creating and simplifying team structure and setting goals. He has accomplished this at multiple organizations, encouraging peers and team members to reach their full potential.
Chris holds a BA in Politics and Economics from New York University. Beyond his degree, Chris credits NYU for developing his ability to work alongside people of diverse cultures, backgrounds and beliefs. As a contributor to the Forbes Agency Council, he is committed to the long term development of the media industry.