A 20 year veteran of digital marketing, including over a decade in email marketing, Chris is an experienced digital marketer with a passion for connecting leading marketers with the right marketing technology partners and platforms.
Prior to founding Marketing Democracy, Chris built the consulting practice at The Relevancy Group focused on working with F500 companies in the vendor selection process. Before that he served as a tenured executive at Acxiom, leading its Global Digital and Email Agency Services team. He is regarded as an expert in the role that agency services play in the email and marketing technology space.
In addition to his responsibilities at Marketing Democracy, Chris also serves on the Board of Directors for eDataSource, a marketing services company that collects, analyzes, organizes and archives millions of marketing messages, providing intelligence and analytics to the email marketing community.
Additionally he is a regular columnist for iMediaConnection, and remains a consultant to a variety of emerging companies, including AuthorBee, a patent-pending social writing platform. He holds a BA from Dartmouth College.