Chris Spears

Contributing Author
Chris Spears avatar
Reporting from
Atlanta
Covers
Marketing Technology, Digital Experience
Connect

Chris Spears is chief marketing technology officer at Atlanta-based Arke, a technology consulting company offering brand experience strategy and technology solutions. Chris leads the strategy and innovation team that sets the direction for clients, uncovers Arke’s next great opportunities and helps clients realize measurable ROI through marketing technology.

Chris co-founded Arke in 2005 with Eric Stoll while they were bothsoftware developers at Turner Broadcasting Systems. More than a decade later, Chris still counts his most significant achievement as having the courage to leave behind positions in corporate America (which also included Ars Digital, Harry Norman Realtors and Soltech) to build a new company.A Sitecore Platinum Implementation Partner, Arkehas more than 65 full-time employees and a growing list of Fortune 500 clients. It has been named to the Inc. 5000 and Best Places to Work.

Chrishas a bachelor's degree in computer science from Georgia Tech. He's a Sitecore Digital Strategy MVP, serves on the board of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and is a member ofAmerican Marketing Association, theTechnology Association of Georgia and theAtlanta CEO Council. Just as importantly, he’s been recognized as a "Great Dad" by his two kids.

Chris’s Recent Tweets