Christopher Wright oversees the development of General Assembly's short-form Classes, Workshops, & Events program at it's headquarters in New York City. Chris spends his days thinking about the best ways to engage new audiences on a local level through audience development, local marketing and company partnership initiatives. He has negotiated partner deals with company's from numerous industries including LinkedIn, Adobe, Time Inc., the Associated Press, and Salesforce.
In his spare time Chris enjoys eating ham with tabby cat Pebbles, researching new places to travel, cooking, and playing poker.
Introduction to the NYC Startup Community
Get the the inside scoop on key events/meetups to attend, people, companies, VCs, blogs, incubators, programs, hot issues, and more.
Business Development and Building Partnerships in Tech
In this class, you’ll receive an overview of the business development cycle, from outreach to developing and formalizing partnerships.