Chris founded MPG’s West Coast practice and is a seasoned investment banker with over 15 years of investment banking and corporate business development experience. Chris was previously head of strategic planning at Bright Now Dental, the largest dental practice management firm in the U.S. Prior to Bright Now Dental, Chris founded a B-to-B media network company in New York City. Prior to that, Chris was an investment banker in the High Yield Investment Banking Group of Lazard Freres & Co., where he covered the media, telecom and technology sectors. Chris was also previously an investment banker at Bear, Stearns & Co. Chris holds a BBA from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Cornell University, where he was a Park Fellow. Chris is a Chartered Financial Analyst.