Christopher Nielsen is a resilient and persistent entrepreneur with 30 years of experience starting more than 25 lifestyle businesses around his numerous career interests in the entertainment industry, working in the Government contracting space, education and training support and property management. He has launched and ran several businesses focused on multimedia production, web technologies and marketing support services. As one of the many innovative pioneers that grew out of the well know artist community in Lowertown St. Paul, MN he is now settled in the South Coast (MA, USA). Chris brings his passion for technology, multimedia production, Arts and education along with lessons learned to share from his experiences of successes and failures over his unique career. Currently Chris is the CEO of CNP integrations (Joomla focused development team), the Executive Director of the Business Innovation Center, General Manager of CSA Properties, On the advisory board of the Creative Arts Network and teaches Business Entrepreneurship and Digital Music and Media production at the Atlantis Charter School.