Chris is currently working for Google Australia, previously he was the Co-Founder & Managing Director of Concept Cupboard, an online creative crowdsourcing service that matches talented student and graduate creatives with businesses of all sizes. Clients range from the hottest startups to the world’s biggest brands. Launched in February 2011, Concept Cupboard has now helped its creatives earn in excess of £70,000.
Features in The Sunday Times & on BBC Radio have helped Concept Cupboard win a number of awards in its first year of trading, including being named as one of the top 20 startups in the UK in 2011. Chris also was one of eight finalists in the Shell LiveWire Entrepreneur of the Year awards.
Prior to setting up Concept Cupboard Chris had a successful career agency-side working with brands such as Hewlett-Packard, O2, Arsenal FC, Vodafone, Microsoft & Adobe. His last agency role was as Business Director on the O2 account at Archibald Ingall Stretton. Heading up the Business, Sponsorship, O2 Money & Academy parts of the business.