Chris Efessiou is an entrepreneur, business leader, speaker, mentor, father, and author of the highly acclaimed book “CDO: Chief Daddy Officer.” In the past 20 years Chris has founded, developed, and managed multiple successful enterprises—all the while being a committed single parent. Chris is committed to inspiring working parents to attain success at work and at home. Chris clearly defines the fundamentals of solid leadership critical in both arenas, and provides advice on how to transfer business skills to parenthood and personal relationships. Chris is a visiting professor and guest lecturer at numerous academic institutions. A business advocate, Chris is a member of the Management Committee of the Small Business Council of the US Chamber of Commerce; an advisor/director on charitable, corporate and academic boards. He is a sought after keynote speaker on topics related to Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Using Business Skills for Personal Relationships.