Chris George is the Co-Founder and CEO of SubSummit, the world’s largest conference dedicated to direct-to-consumer subscriptions.
Chris is a serial entrepreneur who has successfully invested in and launched eight businesses, two of which have been acquired. As one of the creators of the wildly popular and recently acquired Gentleman’s Box, a high-end subscription box for men, Chris has spoken to aspiring entrepreneurs and established industry professionals at events like Digital Summit, SubSummit and several academic institutions such as Columbia Business School and George Washington University.
His strong business acumen and understanding of the role of marketing and branding solidify him as a leading force in the realm of entrepreneurs. As a multi-year conference host to the world’s largest subscription event, he’s led impactful conversations with leaders like Michael Broukim (FabFitFun), Yosef Martin (Boxycharm), Katia Beauchamp (Birchbox), and Haroon Mokhtarzada (Rocket Money).
Propelled by the notion that you can always give back, Chris regularly supports emerging brands by investing in and mentoring individuals and companies that lead with purpose over profit.