Chris Dolan

Director, delivery

Chris began his IT career after graduating from Miami University with a degree in Systems Analysis. Early in his career he worked for Coopers & Lybrand as an IT Auditor and in the Disaster Recovery space. He transitioned to Software Architects where he leveraged his technical and consulting experience to support a wide variety of clients with resource planning and mentoring consultants.

After nearly 10 years he became an Independent Consultant providing strategic leadership and program management for a leading global eyewear manufacturer in the IBM WebSphere Commerce space.

At Thrive, Chris is responsible for Consulting Operations and ensuring our consultants growth and success as well as client satisfaction. He has also been known to break out the toolbelt to help keep our nearly 200 year old office building in working order.

Chris lives in Hyde Park with his wife, Kelly, and their two children. While he spends a lot of time on the soccer field watching his children, he is also an avid runner and outdoor enthusiast. His particular passions are trail running, ultra-marathons, skiing, cycling and craft brews.

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chris is an avid traveler, especially to colorado and italy.