Chris is a global sports, media and technology entrepreneur, and currently the founder of Chaney Sportainment Group (CSG), which advises and consults with a variety of start-ups and consumer brands. Chris is also the founder of the Ivy Sports Symposium, a non-profit organization that that hosts an annual sports business forum that is considered one of the global sports industry’s premier conferences.
Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Princeton University and began his career in the Global Marketing Partnerships group at the NBA. Chris recently launched a mentoring and leadership program for overachieving college students passionate about the sports industry.
Chris’ achievements and leadership have been widely recognized, including being named to the Forbes “30 Under 30” list. The list features today’s most impressive up-and-comers and tomorrow’s brightest stars. A proud German and American, Chris is a passionate Ajax Amsterdam fan.