Chief Strategy Officer & Co-Founder
Chris Whitman focuses on the intersection of media and creativity.
With a foundation in planning and buying the media businesses of Nestle, Fox, and Johnson & Johnson, Chris then joined Giant Media and helped drive revenue for the company through their eventual acquisition and beyond. He developed strategic partnerships with brands like L’Oreal, Bank of America, and Mondelez among others. Post-Giant, Chris went on to found an award-winning creative agency, CRONY, strategically empowering clients like BuzzFeed, Afterpay, lululemon, and Healthline with experiential, content, and social campaigns that drove customer loyalty and community.
Chris also sits on the Board of Directors of National Sawdust, a non-profit global arts organization based in Brooklyn working to incubate the various facets of performing arts towards innovation and inspiration.