At Altitude Investments, our people are our most valuable asset. When you add their unique experiences and skills to industry leaders, amazing growth happens.
Starting Yardstick in 2006 with his business partner, he and the team grew the business and subsequently appeared on the Alberta Venture Magazine's Fast 50 list of fastest growing companies for nine years and for six years it has been featured on Profit Magazine's Fastest Growing Companies in Canada.
Before starting Yardstick, Chris spent 16 years in the Solid Waste and Recycling industry, most recently as a Senior Vice President for Western Canada. He is passionate about war history and gives his time to the Loyal Edmonton Regiment Military Museum as a board member. He is also a member of the Misericordia Philanthropy Committee, as well as, a member of the Fireball Equipment Ltd. board of directors.
In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and walking with his best friend, Recce, our Culture Operations boss. He also has amassed an extensive stash of Canadian Tire money (over $8,000) with the help of his two daughters!
Chat with Chris on Twitter about startup life, about flying or his plans to grow the Altitude family.