#Techstacks: Business Software in 2021 Christopher Wisniewski is the CEO and Founder of Xcellor8, LLC, a marketing,
#Techstacks: Business Software in 2021
Christopher Wisniewski is the CEO and Founder of Xcellor8, LLC, a marketing, sales, research and customer care consulting company.
Topics addressed will include:
- Overview of business software and accounting tools such as CRM and ERP systems
- How to utilize
- What you need to know to make sure your “techstacks” are ready this year and beyond
All About Chris
Chris attended Loyola University Chicago for his bachelor’s and graduate studies in communication and business with additional studies in marketing and psychology. Chris has a background in design and technical development, has been an adjunct professor at Columbia in Chicago. He is proficient in front and back-end web technologies and is a developer that understands HTML, CSS, PHP, SQL and many other scripting and database solutions.
Early in his career, Chris was the Director of Integrated Marketing for Near North Insurance, where his responsibilities included oversight of a call center, development and maintenance of more than 50 association websites as well as the implementation of print and email marketing initiatives. Chris then went on to work for Publicis, the world’s largest advertising, promotions, and marketing services firm, where he was Director of Business Development. After leaving Publicis, he became a Principal of Apexx Group, LLC, where he added many new capabilities to the existing practice, which consisted of B2B sales/marketing consulting and an inbound/outbound call center. Recently, Chris left Apexx and has founded his own company Xcellor8, LLC, which is built upon the training and knowledge acquired from his past work experiences.
In his 20-plus years of experience, Chris has worked with numerous clients such as Office Depot, GE, Fiserv, Staples, Belden Wire & Cable, Disney, Rockwell, Southern California Edison, Target, Reedy Industries, Parts Town, DFSI, Corporate Express (including furniture & design divisions), Runge Paper, United Airlines, PepsiCo, VISA, Solo Cup, Info-Pro, and many others. He also has extensive experience with SaaS companies and helping many startups to grow and gain or maintain profitability. Finally, Chris has provided consulting services assisting the unique needs of several non-profit organizations such as IndependenceFirst, Vision Forward, ACAP, Timber-Lee, and Kathy’s House.
Chris has helped companies profitably accelerate their sales, marketing, and research activities through the use of digital technologies in conjunction with more traditional marketing and sales strategies and tactics. He has helped hundreds of organizations achieve digital transformation and integration of many disparate systems. Through the use of predictive analytics, AI, and sound business practices, Chris has helped companies and non-profits gain competitive advantages while attaining positions that are both more defensible and dynamic.
(Tuesday) 7:15 am - 9:00 am