Chris Riggs - President and CEO
Chris Riggs has 15 years of general management experience with start-up companies. His strengths are in the areas of corporate finance, strategy, process optimization and leading teams and organizations. Mr. Riggs began his career with the international consulting firm Argent Consulting where he became the General Manager of the International Healthcare Consulting division.
From 1995 to 1997, Mr. Riggs worked for MedPlus, Inc., a small Ohio public company as Director of International Operations where he helped the company expand its organization and leadership into international markets. In 1997, the company was acquired by Becton Dickinson (BDX), a multi-billion dollar public company, where Mr. Riggs became the Managing Director of a technology start-up initiative achieving revenues of $100 million within four years and positive EBITDA after the second operating year.
From 2000 to 2003, Mr. Riggs was Vice President and General Manager of Portal Programs for Quest Diagnostics (DGX) where he managed a $54 million P&L. Mr. Riggs led a management team that included finance, HR, business development, legal, sales and marketing, product development and national implementation and support divisions.
In 2003, Mr. Riggs was a co-founder of Riggs Heinrich Media, Inc.
Mr. Riggs holds BS degrees in Industrial Engineering and Management from Oklahoma State University and has an executive MBA in Leadership and Management from American University in Washington D.C.