Chris Stefanyk is currently Director, Strategy, Operations and Global Partnerships at Wattpad, an entertainment company that connects over 45 million users per month to stories around the world. Chris wears a ton of hats at Wattpad, at the moment he isfocused on leading the strategy and execution of Wattpad’s Brand Solutions business. He and his team strategize and collaborate with agencies and brands on how they harness the power of storytelling to solve marketing challenges and reach Wattpad’s highly millennial and gen z audience.
Prior to Wattpad Chris worked at Torstar Digital in their Strategy and New Ventures group, where he was able to support Toronto's tech community by evaluating early stage tech investment opportunities for Torstar Digital. Chris also worked internationally in Malaysia for an e-commerce start up, Zalora (via Rocket Internet) and he started his career as a Management Consultant at Accenture. Chris is also a proud graduate of the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University.