About Chris

Prior to joining SBI, Chris has been an IT Strategy Consultant, Business Analytics Consultant, Sales and Solutions Engineering.  At IBM, Chris delivered high-level IT analytical analysis through for major IT strategy engagements which enabled his client’s c-suite executives to make business decisions based on the KPI tracks, component business modeling, and predictive analytics that he provided in order to drive growth and stability. Chris partnered with clients to create unique features using IBM BlueMix and IBM Watson integration into high-growth and high-priority enterprise and commercial product offerings. He conceptualized and implemented new marketing tools for sales enablement around Mobility Consulting for IBM that led to a 30% increase in engagement sales in 2015. Chris managed 27 customer accounts and grew sales by 14% to $1.3M in Sales at Kyocera by crafting a strategy to enter the internal medical device market.  He also streamlined work processes and created work instruction documentation for Westinghouse Engineers that led to annual savings of $400,000 in wasted productivity.

Past Experience

IBM – IT Strategy Consultant

Kyocera – Sales Engineer

Westinghouse Electric Co. – Solutions Engineer

Education
Clemson University, BS Electrical Engineering
University of Florida, MS Management
Notre Dame, MBA