Chris Salter

Boulder, Colorado, US

Flexible, persistent, resourceful and committed.
Chris's Skills
Business Development
Design
Finance
Management
Marketing
Product Management
Sales
Technical
Operations
User Experience
Strategy
Fundraising
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

About Chris

Licensed core award winning intellectual property, designed another 8 apps building on that technology, assembling diverse and highly skilled team to build the business. Prototype of first app completed, based on award winning Piano Wizard method, with hundreds of positive reviews and moving testimonials. (http://bit.ly/JedPWStory)

Quote

What one fool can do, so can another. Use your brain to see how others have done what you wish to do. - Jim

Work Experience

CEO

Allegro Multimedia Inc

April 2001 - January 2017

Created the original Piano Wizard concept, started the company, and raised capital to fund it, Launched products in 2005 to critical acclaim, secured licensing deals with Fisher-Price, Mattel, US Music Corp, Suzuki Keyboard, Hal Leonard Corp and more. Launched a home school educational version called Piano Wizard Academy (www.PianoWizardAcademy.com) that got dramatic testimonials like this http://bit.ly/JedPWStory. Currently restructuring Allegro Multimedia as holding company of licensable IP.

Founder

Music Play Land

January 2016 - Today

Licensed the core award winning intellectual property to an new company for the mobile space, then designed another 8 apps building on that technology, assembling diverse and highly skilled team to build the business. Prototype of first app completed, based on award winning Piano Wizard method, with hundreds of positive reviews and moving testimonials.

Education

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Double B.A.s in Music and Linguistics

1978 - 1983

UCLA

Master's in EthnoMusicology

1985 - 1990

Universidade de Sao Paulo

Exchange Program, Master's research.

1986 - 1987

Universidade Federal da Bahia

Exchange Program, Master's research

1987 - 1988