Chris spent 29 years as a corporate executive and marketing professional at leading brands like Oscar Mayer, ConAgra, American Greetings, and Coleman Natural Foods before returning to Milwaukee to join Mortenson Kim in 2007. He has been running companies since 1995, and blends his hands-on management and marketing experience with a deep understanding of consumer shopping behaviors to help clients grow their business and achieve an ROI on their marketing investments.
Chris offers Mortenson Kim’s clients valuable insight, deep knowledge and broad experience across a range of marketing disciplines, and provides thoughtful leadership to the account service team.
Little Oscar, Medium Chris
While lots of agency CEOs peddle bologna, not many can claim they learned the craft at ground zero. Chris' impressive sales, marketing and general management background includes a lengthy and progressively responsible career with Oscar Mayer. Where he enjoyed a stint at the wheel of the famous Wienermobile – as well as the company of Oscar Mayer's longstanding mascot, Little Oscar.
Did you Know?
In 1982 he drove the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile in the WI State Fair parade.He holds his high school’s record for fouling out of a basketball game faster than anyone else: One minute and fifty-two seconds.During his 38 years of marriage, he and his incredible wife Jackie have made 14 corporate moves. Did we mention she’s incredible?