While growing up in Vernon BC, Chris always had an interest in Entrepreneurship and Accounting. He pursued these interests by completing his Bachelor of Commerce in Entrepreneurship from Royal Roads University in 2005 and his Certified General Accountant designation in 2009. Through his time at Royal Roads Chris was able to write the business plan for K2 along with a group of his peers. Subsequent to completing this and graduating, Chris joined K2 as a junior accountant in 2006. Since that time Chris has enjoyed being a part of K2 as it has grown and developed into an entrepreneurial success. While Chris’s role has shifted to being the CEO for the Hazelwood Group, he is still actively involved in K2 overseeing the Finance and Accounting for the business. Chris has recently become a full time Nanaimo resident with his wife and kids.