Session Information

Wednesday, May 18th, 10:45–11:25am

TRACK 4: Changing Consumer Preferences

Emerging Digital Strategies for Local Businesses

Christopher Webb
CEO & Co-Founder, ChowNow
Chris Webb is the CEO and co-founder of ChowNow, the leading mobile and online food ordering and marketing platform for restaurants. As CEO of ChowNow, Chris oversees the overall direction and growth of the company, focusing on strategic partnerships, business development and managing product roadmap. Under his direction, ChowNow has built personalized ordering systems for over 3,000 restaurants nationwide — making it easy for customers to order directly from their website, Facebook page, and branded iPhone and Android apps.

Prior to ChowNow, Chris was a founding investor in healthy, quick-service chain Tender Greens. Chris's involvement in Tender Greens fueled his mission to put smaller independent restaurants on a level playing field with the national chains when it came to technology solutions, tools and apps.

Chris has also invested in several technology startups including ZestFinance and SHIFT. The LA-native began his career with ten successful years trading on Wall Street at various firms including RBC Capital Markets, Lehman Brothers and Bear Stearns.