Chris McKinzie, MBA
Founder | CEO
IP, Product, Biz Modeling & Licensing
Chris McKinzie is the Founder and CEO of Enlyton - a cloud-based Search Based Application Platform. Chris brings over 15 years of product, technology management and business development experience to Enlyton which was spun out of another startup Chris founded where he was the CEO of Fluid Innovation Group, an innovation commercialization firm. Prior to launching Fluid, he created and managed a team to license internally-developed software for SBC Communications (now AT&T), where he served as director for SBC Knowledge Ventures and as well as Director of Corporate Strategy.
Chris has headed business development and VAR relationships at two early stage software companies and spent two years with the AM Fund, a venture capital firm focused on the commercialization of university research. Chris is an inventor named on multiple U.S. Patents and is a regular speaker on technology licensing and commercialization. Chris holds a degree in finance from California State University – Fullerton and an MBA from Mays Business School at Texas A&M University.