Chris Dessi is the CEO & Founder of Silverback Social. He’s an award winning digital thinker, author, television & radio commentator, public speaker and educator. Chris has worked with a wide array of businesses ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, as well as notable personalities, products, and brands. He travels the country coaching executives and college students how to leverage social media to benefit their personal brand message and their career. Chris regularly appears on CNBC, MSNBC, CNN, Fox News, Good Day New York, and is a contributor on INC.com. Chris has written three books. In 2012 he was selected by the Business Council of Westchester's 40 Under 40 in Westchester County.