Chris Bechtel

Chris Bechtel has been a marketing and business development professional for more than 16 years, specializing in start-ups and growth stage organizations. He has helped clients reach more people online and build long lasting relationships that translate into measureable results in sales, engagement and brand advocacy. Chris has directly developed long-term client relationships and contracts with dozens of leading organizations including, CarMax, the California Endowment, City National Bank the Los Angeles Opera, Target Corporation, Toyota, Trend Micro, UCLA, Xerox, and Yahoo! among many others. He lectures frequently at UCLA, Cal State University Northridge, and Loyola Marymount University and at numerous conference and events on the benefits of content and social media marketing in driving awareness and demand.