Chris co-founded ExpoNation LLC in 2002. As sales manager, he successfully launched the company’s first trade show and conference – LightShow/West. In 2004 Chris lead the sales effort to launch Digital Signage Expo (DSE) which quickly became a worldwide leader in this growing market. Chris was promoted to Executive Vice President in 2006, with responsibilities for all of Exponation’s trade show and internet sales activities. In October 2008, he was promoted to president and COO. Chris resides in Marietta, GA with his wife and three children. He enjoys spending his free time fishing, and watching his children participate in sports.