Chris is a seasoned Senior Executive with 30 years of success in wireless, telecom, digital media, and content distribution. Throughout his executive career, Chris has held leadership positions at ABB Wireless Communication Systems; Deluxe Digital Distribution; Frontier Communications; Tropos Networks; and Motorola. He has been responsible for bridging gaps from analog to streaming digital (digital transformation); leading innovation and development of breakthrough wireless communications systems, and delivering industry-leading high-technology products for telecommunications.
Chris recently joined Cape as their Chief Executive Officer to spearhead its accelerated success trajectory. A fast-growing early-stage startup, he leads Cape’s innovative and disruptive technology forward through his extensive experience in new product development. His broad areas of expertise include sales and marketing; strategic planning; product development and management; business development; competitive analysis; enterprise software engineering; and team building.
Highly engaged in the world of new technology convergence with new business models, he leads a dynamic team leveraging his knowledge for product management, executive and team leadership, and go-to-market strategy to gain market adoption.
Chris holds a B.S. in Engineering from Marquette University; an M.S. Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin Madison; and an M.B.A. from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management.