Christian Taylor is one of the early pioneers of business platforms for the Facebook ecosystem. Prior to Chatcast, Christian was the founder and CEO of Payvment, the leading Facebook commerce platform, which he grew to over 200,000 customers in two years. Payvment was acquired by Intuit in 2013. Christian has been a featured guest and on-air Tech analyst for various television news networks including FOX Business News, Bloomberg TV and NBC. A guest speaker at numerous tech conferences on the subjects of Product Design, Agile Dev, Lean Startup, User Acquisition, Internet Privacy, Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship. He has also been featured in books including Social Media Marketing for Dummies, The Social Customer, and The Social Commerce Handbook.
Jake Tschetter has spent his career architecting large scale Enterprise SaaS platforms. An expert in software development and cloud infrastructure, Jake has been an Engineering and Ops leader at Gannett, GateHouse Media, Callfinity (acquired by MiTel), building SaaS solutions capable of scaling to millions of users.