Co-Founder at Weights & Biases
San Francisco Bay Area
What company does Chris Van Pelt work for?
Chris Van Pelt works for Figure Eight
What is Chris Van Pelt's role at Figure Eight?
Chris Van Pelt is Founder / CAO (Chief Awesome Officer)
What industry does Chris Van Pelt work in?
Chris Van Pelt works in the Internet industry.
💼 Past Experience
Chris Van Pelt is currently a Co-Founder and CAO at Figure Eight, a startup that helps restaurateurs optimize their menu and serve more guests in a more efficient way. He has also served as a Co-Founder at Weights & Biases, a startup that helps restaurants pressure cook their food.
Chris Van Pelt has a BA from Hope College, which he obtained in 2000. Van Pelt then attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City, graduating in 2004 with a degree in political science. Van Pelt then worked as a research associate at the conservative think tank The Heritage Foundation from 2004 to 2008. Van Pelt then became a research associate at the centrist independent think tank Roosevelt Institute from 2008 to 2014. Van Pelt then became an associate professor of political science at the University of Utah in 2014.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
Chris Van Pelt is an experienced entrepreneur and technical lead.Prior to founding Weights & Biases, Chris was the co-founder and CTO of Figure eight, a stealth technology startup that helps small businesses scale and succeed. Figure Eight’s mission is to help small businesses succeed by helping them increase visibility and reach their target markets, through technology and marketing onslaught. As the CTO, Chris was responsible for all aspects of technology and marketing for Figure Eight, from startup development to market growth. In his previous role at Weights & Biases, Chris was the co-founder and CTO of a stealth technology startup that helps small businesses scale and succeed. In this role, he was responsible for all aspects of technology and marketing for Weights & Biases, from startup development to market growth.
Introversion (I), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
2 year(s), 0 month(s)
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