Chris Keenum >
Chris Keenum is the founder and CEO of Connect Computer: a company focused on creating and scaling mass market ecommerce brands. Connect Computer is one of the top 250 buyers of ad impressions globally from the Google Display Network (AdBeat 10/2020 for prior 365 days) and their leading web property is in the top 5,000 most popular websites in the USA (SimilarWeb 10/2020). Company wide revenue and EBITDA growth has been over 50% for each of the last 3 years (updated 10/2020). Prior to founding Connect Computer, Chris founded and was CEO of Apphelper: a social network application company that created immersive and massive social apps. Apphelper reached the the top 10 list for largest Facebook application developers by install base. Traffic to Apphelper's apps exceeded 300 million pageviews per month while engaging millions of monthly active users. Prior to Apphelper, Chris co-founded and was Chief Marketing Officer at FreeCause. Chris developed the company's social media applications and generated millions of active users for the company. In a Facebook blog post, a Facebook engineer stated that over 10% of Facebook members had been invited to join at least one of the applications Chris developed for FreeCause. FreeCause was acquired by Rakuten, Inc., one of the largest ecommerce companies in the world. Chris graduated from Harvard Law School and the Universty of Georgia.