Chris is Co-Founder of Concept Cupboard, an award-winning online startup that matches talented student & graduate creatives with businesses of all sizes to work on marketing & design projects. Clients range from the UK’s hottest startups to some of the world’s biggest brands. Launched in February 2011, Concept Cupboard has now helped 2,500 of the best young creatives in the UK earn in excess of £120,000.
Features in The Sunday Times & on BBC Radio have helped Concept Cupboard win 12 x awards in its first year of trading, including being named as one of the “top 20 startups in the UK (2011).” Chris also was one of eight finalists in the Shell LiveWire Entrepreneur of the Year awards & is currently one of thirty Marketing Academy scholars in the UK.
Prior to setting up Concept Cupboard Chris worked 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 & Music parts of the business.
Now living in Sydney & loving every second…