As founder and CEO of Chirpify Chris invented social media commerce and payments, enabling instant marketing and commerce transactions from a single action on social media.
An educated designer, and autodidact software engineer, Chris has spent most of his career in the advertising industry as Digital Creative Director, in between founding three companies in the past 16 years.
An experienced orator, Chris has been a speaker at The Future of Payments, Under The Radar, TechFestNW, and The Future of E-commerce conferences.
A dog father, adventurer, Jeep and motorcycle enthusiast, and photographer, Chris can often be found in the middle of nowhere living in the moment.
As an accomplished photographer Chris's work has been featured in magazines such as Boston Magazine, 1859 Oregon Magazine, Where Magazine, and by such brands as Ann Sacks and Nike.
Chris wants you to know… this was written by Chris 🤟😊