Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning Department Lead
As ReviveHealth’s strategic planning department lead, Chris helps turn insights into results-driven strategies for the agency and its clients. His background ranges from Porsche to Pillsbury, Aveda to Bank of America, Escalades to windpower, traditional to digital, entrepreneur to head of strategic planning at several integrated agencies.
Chris started as a copywriter but quickly found his niche in strategic planning, learning his craft at several major agencies while working on large domestic and global accounts. He rose to head of strategy and joined agency management in the late 1990s. Since then his brand experience includes Porsche, State Farm, Merrill Lynch, Bank of America, Cadillac, Aveda, Seagate, Sears, Pillsbury, Mondavi Winery, 3M, Park-Nicollet and QuitPlan.
He attended St. Olaf College and the University of Cambridge. When he’s not working, Chris spends time with his wife and teenage son; rock climbs about as much as a Midwesterner can hope for; and enjoys road cycling, painting, reading, and traveling.