Chris is author of The Startup Pitch: A Proven Formula to Win Funding. He works with Stanford Graduate School of Business and startup organizations worldwide coaching pitch skills. Through meeting VCs, collaborating with other top coaches in the country, and living the startup experience hands-on, Chris identified a system that over 90% of funded startups use to pitch effectively in high-stakes situations.
Chris is also faculty at Santa Clara University's Business School, and has worked in startup marketing and international business management. Chris holds an Engineering degree from UC Berkeley. He also competes regularly in presentations contests, and has bested thousands of speakers in Silicon Valley.