Our June speaker is an accomplished entrepreneur, venture capitalist, board director, and global investor. Chris Kitze has a crystal ball on the consumer market, with a successful career in leading, building, and investing in companies that successfully serve the B2C market. He will share with us not only his past successes, but also where he sees opportunities in the markets ahead.
Chris is the CEO of Safe Cash, the next generation payment technology that makes cash more secure, convenient and profitable for banks, merchants and consumers worldwide.
Chris Kitze is a serial entrepreneur, tracking the economic, social, political and spiritual changes in the world. He has co-founded and/or served as CEO of Wine.com, Yaga, NBC Internet, XOOM.com, Point Communications, and Aris Entertainment. Roughly twenty years ago, Mr. Kitze served as Publisher at Softkey International, now The Learning Company.
Mr. Kitze is a recent recipient of Israel’s prestigious Albert Einstein Technology Award that recognizes path-breaking leaders who have pushed the envelope of technology in the service of mankind through their entrepreneurship and risk taking, enabling others to benefit from their cutting-edge technologies.
Mr. Kitze holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Colorado.