The farther you look backwards the further you can see forward
— Winston Churchill
 
 

Chris J Snook- Bestselling Author of Digital Sense | Managing Partner at Launch Haus and SVP of Investments at Catalyst Opportunity Zone Impact Fund | Editor-In-Chief Token Standard | Chairman/Founder of WorldTokenomicForum and the Sandcastle Incubator | INC magazine contributor | Proprietor at StartupDrugz | Husband and Father.

I am driven by opportunity and grounded in experience. We drive innovation and economic futures through a coordinated investment, incubation, and economic development platform that includes our Catalyst Opportunity Zone Impact Fund, and our Sandcastle Foundation platforms at World Tokenomic Forum and Sandcastle Startups Challenge. We nurture blockchain, proptech, fintech, IoT, and AI startups through our Sandcastle Incubator and e-commerce, and live event brands at Launch Haus. We support startup communities, culture, and founders through our lifestyle and apparel brand startupdrugz.com.

I speak and write on venture capital, private equity, opportunity zones, tokenomics/economics, customer experience, blockchain, entrepreneurship, and digital transformation.

I am a venture catalyst, ecosystem investor, enterprise builder, and brand humanizer at the most cellular level.

I am available to book for keynotes, panels, half-day workshops and live events 30-40 times per year globally.

RECENT EXITS AND OTHER HIGHLIGHTS:
Co-Founder at Parallel6 (exited May 2017 to PRA Health Sciences)

Co-founder of the Sandcastle Foundation and Sandcastle Startups Challenge along with launching Fort Collins Startup Week in 2014 and 2015 and an being a volunteer mentor since 2011 with Boomtown,  Founder's Institute and  ASU Project Humanities since 2011.

Our strengths can become the source of our greatest vulnerability. Stay humble, stay grateful, and GRIND!”
— Chris J Snook


 
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KEY SUPPORT S T A F F

Chris J Snook  Venture Capitalist | Author | Entrepreneur

Kody Scott | Executive Assistant

Katrina Martinez | Controller

Brianne Snook | "The Glue" and the Chief Experience Officer

Shaina Weisinger | Executive Producer and Content Strategist

John Haas | Road Warrior & Documentarian

Adam Polson |  General  Counsel