Following a highly successful 25 year career in public relations… where his roles included Chairman of the biggest PR group in the Asia Pacific region, as an entrepreneur who founded what became one of Australia’s top three leading financial PR firms, and as the founder and CEO of what became the largest PR group in Australia’s PR history…. Chris was appointed Chief Operating Officer of Australasia’s leading marketing content and communications group. As part of his wide-ranging responsibilities between 2008 and 2015, Chris lead the group’s digital growth strategy (with digital revenues exceeding $200 million annually), led the group’s charge into Asia and was also directly responsible for all non advertising and media companies, accounting for more than half of its $500 million revenues. Business under his leadership grew on average by double digits annually.
Chris is a world renowned motivational keynote speaker, and speaks at major conferences and corporate events across Australia and the world. His weekly blog, Wrestling Possums, has 11,000 weekly followers and subscribers.