Biography

A dog father, adventurer, motorcycle enthusiast, entrepreneur 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 MagazineWhere Magazine, and by such brands as Ann Sacks and Nike.

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. Now founder and CEO of Chirpify, Chris is working to revolutionize how consumers transact with brands by enabling multi-channel marketing and advertising conversion via social media.

An experienced orator, Chris has been a speaker at The Future of Payments, Under The Radar, TechFestNW, and The Future of E-commerce conferences.