“Chris is the real deal — she walks her talk, she’s got the goods, and she energetically delivers. Saddle up and take a ride if you are looking to educate and inspire your audience.”
– Jeffrey Hayzlett, Primtime TV Host
“Our group of business owners needed to be better informed on the best practices of selling a business and we were fortunate to have Chris Vanderzyden, who is an expert on the topic, present at our annual conference. Her presentation was delivered with plenty of interaction, was entertaining, and full of invaluable information. We heartily recommend Chris to anyone with an interest in selling a business.”
– Reid Marsh, Vistage Chair
“Chris’s exit planning seminar provides invaluable information for business owners who are preparing to protect and extract the wealth from their privately held business. She is a dynamic presenter able to deliver her points in a simple, but through way.”
– Neil H. Livingston, PhD, Wraith Technologies, LLC
Fox Business — CAVUTO with Melissa Francis
Chris Vanderzyden and Democratic Strategist Julie Roginsky debate whether General Motors owes taxpayers from the government bailout.
How is your bottom-line? Chris Vanderzyden is the leading educator on the life cycle of a business — from launching a business, to increasing revenue by understanding the sales process in this digital age, to delivering a customer service experience that keeps your organization ahead of the competition, to exiting and extracting the wealth created through the sale of a business.
Her career began as a CPA with PricewaterhouseCoopers, then as an asset manager with Northwest Asset Management in Los Angeles. Following her positions in the corporate world, Chris became an entrepreneur as president and founder of a nationwide marketing firm.
Because of her continued connection to the challenges of businesses, she is an expert contributor for Fox News and other media outlets. In addition to television and radio appearances, she speaks internationally, and is a guest lecture for Harvard’s entrepreneurial program.
Chris is passionate in her philosophy that everyone has what it takes to succeed—it just needs to be brought forth. She is a triathlete, a mom, and calls the Green Mountains home.
Interested in booking Chris for your next event? We’d love to hear from you.