With over 20-years of experience, Chris possesses deep domain expertise in digitizing the consumer and patient experience, software development and web technology. Chris leads Healthgrades Solution Consulting practice and Omni-channel Solutions, including Client Services, Creative, Analytics, and Strategic Communications.
An experienced innovator and entrepreneur, Chris began his career as co-founder of an internet and software development firm where he served as President and COO for over 10 years. The firm specialized in high-end multimedia solutions for the entertainment, professional sports, consumer products and healthcare industries, and clients included over 100 health systems and numerous Fortune 500 corporations. Prior to joining Healthgrades, he was a Partner and Executive Vice President of Greystone.Net, leading digital technology strategy for health systems. Preceding that he was General Manager of Web Products and Services at CareTech Solutions, Inc. where he led strategic client development and launched a series of digital growth platforms implemented in more than 250 hospitals nationwide, garnering national awards for their digital presence. Chris is a regular speaker at industry events and conferences, including keynoting the inaugural HIMSS HIT X.0 Conference as well as the HIMSS AsiaPac Conference in 2009.
Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and was recognized as their 2001 Alumnus of the Year, for outstanding post graduate accomplishments and developing technical advancements for the University.