Chris is the CEO and the lead for technical design and management at Graphite GTC, a Philadelphia-based software firm. Chris has well over 20 years of experience in the insurance and software development industries. Prior to Graphite GTC, Chris served as the co-founder, architect, and chief information officer of AdminServer, where his expertise and vision guided revolutionary development of policy administration systems until the company was acquired by Oracle in 2008. Chris holds a MS in Computer Science from Temple University as well as a MS in Computer Science from St. Joseph’s College (Trichy, India). He has previously served on the Board of Directors of The Franklin Institute of Science and Technology, and of the Philadelphia Police Foundation. Chris is also a contributing member of The Barnes Foundation.
Lifecycle of a Tech Start-up
Sharing his experiences as a tech start-up founder, Chris will walk the audience through a start-up’s ups and downs and how to prevail through it all.