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.
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.
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