Chris Fagan is the founder and CEO of Key Ring (www.keyringapp.com
), a mobile wallet for loyalty card and coupons. The company was recently acquired in Sept 2012 by Gannett (GCI), a major media company that owns and operates 80 newspapers and television stations across the US including the USA today. Chris and his team continue to operate the Key Ring business in Dallas TX under the Gannett Digital Marketing Services umbrella. Chris raised a series A investment from Austin Ventures and is a 2010 graduate from the Tech Wildcatters accelerator program. Prior to starting Key Ring, Chris was a technology consultant for Accenture, a global management consulting firm. Prior to Accenture, Chris was enlisted in Army as an artillery sergeant. Chris has a bachelors in Finance from Oklahoma State University.