Christopher Gebhardt

Founder & CEO
Stir Strategy and Story

Christopher Gebhardt is founder of Stir Strategy and Story, a social impact and innovation firm that helps corporations, foundations, non-profits, and philanthropists unlock the power of storytelling to drive impact. Stir develops impact and purpose strategies, creates content and manages programs. Chris was with Participant Media for 8 years leading its digital and consulting services arm. Clients included American Express, Disney, Intel, Starbucks, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, and Omidyar Network, as well as digital activation for Participant films like Waiting for Superman, Food Inc., Contagion, and The Cove. Prior to Participant, Chris was with Ogilvy, Pepsi, and PriceWaterhouse Coopers.

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