General Session Speaker

Chris Keating

Group President, Restaurant Media & Events
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Winsight, LLC

Chris Keating joined Winsight in August 2015, after seven years with the Penton Food & Restaurant Group. Most recently he served as VP-Market Leader of the group that included four magazines, five digital brands, and three events.

Before that, he spent 19 years in technology media, 17 at UBM. He served in a variety of management roles in the database, computer security and telecom markets. He launched two database magazines, a call center trade show, and a computer security conference in Singapore.

In 2003, he was selected by min magazine as Editor’s Choice for the Most Intriguing Person in B2B. He’s still not sure what that means. In 2008, he was a contestant on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, where he was beaten by a food question.

Chris graduated from Fairfield University, and lives in Rockland County, N.Y.



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