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Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson is an entrepreneur and writer in New York City. He's the co-founder of Wakefield, which publishes an entertaining daily email on startups and produces Uncubed, the largest tech startup hiring event in the country.

Previously, he helped build global payments startup i-transfer, worked on other software startups, and also in private equity and investment banking. He's on the board of Wild Gift, which helps entrepreneurs launch sustainable business ideas.

He's a regular contributor to Fast Company,, and American Way magazine. He lives in Brooklyn, but is from Minnesota.