Kris spent 18 years at Viacom’s MTV Networks, Inc., serving as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Nickelodeon MediaWorks, including Nickelodeon’s Magazine and Online Groups; Vice President of Business Development, and Vice President of Affiliate Sales and Marketing. Kris holds a B.A. in Philosophy from Cornell University and is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa society. He also serves on the board of directors of JDRF – the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s Georgia Chapter and on JDRF International’s Marketing Committee. Kris was born in Atlanta and has two sons aged 15 and 8.