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Chris Perez

Co-Founder / Creative Director at Left Right Media

After a a Bachelor’s Degree in Physics and Mathematics from Austin College, a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and nine years as a hardware engineer at IBM, Chris began a career path that combined his analytical thinking with his passion for art. He independently launched Austin’s first digital magazine, Citygram Austin, which became the foundation on which Left Right Media was built.

Chris’ experience in graphic design and photography guides the projects and inspiration behind the work of Left Right. His ability to cultivate talent set the stage for a company that achieves its best work through creative collaboration. Chris has been widely recognized for his many accomplishments and has spoken at Adobe MAX, Parson’s New School of Design, The University of Texas, and Texas State University.