March 19, 2013: Chris Blood
Marketing Manager, Texas Hunter Products
An avid entrepreneur, Chris started his first business at the age of 10, and has founded over a dozen companies in many different industries.
During his time at Texas State (Southwest Texas State back then) Chris served as vice president of Students in Free Enterprise (S.I.F.E.) under the advisement of Dr. Bell, where his team won Rookie of the Year in the first ever regional competitions that Texas State participated in.
After graduating from Southwest Texas State in 1994, Chris co-founded Database Marketing Group (now called Invenio) which was ranked the ninth fastest-growing private company in Austin by PriceWaterhouse Coopers in 1999.
Chris currently serves as the National Marketing Manager for Texas Hunter Products and is the founder and principal of Internet Ad Group, a Google Advertising Agency. He is the author and publisher of TheDiveBuddy logbook and has developed and teaches 12 different courses for small business owners through the Adult Community Education (ACE) program in San Antonio.