About Chris

Michael-Gronow-Photography-smallChris J Reed, who lives in Singapore, is a 2 Time #1 Best Selling Author, a popular public speaker, and he has maintained his status as one of the world’s most viewed LinkedIn profiles.  He is also an Official LinkedIn Power Profile.

Chris J Reed is the Founder and Global CEO of Black Marketing, which is a global marketing consultancy specialising in enabling LinkedIn for C-suite executives and Entrepreneurs across the world.

Chris has taken the company, Black Marketing, from one person in one country in 2014 to over 35 people in more than 12 countries in 2016, and they’re growing rapidly and looking for other partners to help them to grow in other countries.

Chris possesses over 25 years of senior marketing and business experience leading digital, mobile, social, loyalty and partnership/brand marketing agencies in Europe and Asia Pacific, as well as being CMO for global B2C social media brands in both London and Singapore.

In LinkedIn, he currently has over 50,000 followers, hundreds of recommendations, he is one of the Top 100 most influential LinkedIn Bloggers, and in addition, he is one of the top Social Sellers in APAC.

Chris J Reed has also been awarded Asia’s Most Influential Digital Media Professional by CMO Asia, and The British Chamber of Commerce Singapore Small Business Rising Star, 2015.

His late Grandfather always told him: “It is not what you know, it is who you know”, and LinkedIn has proved him right.

Chris has vast experience as an event speaker and chairperson, he readily speaks or chairs at conferences and company events, and he regularly holds LinkedIn workshops all over Asia Pacific.

Chris is also an elected Board Member of the British Chamber of Commerce, Singapore. He is the Chair for the BritCham Marketing and Creative Committee and Co-Chair for both the AmCham SME/Entrepreneur and the BritCham ICT Committees.

Chris is one of Singapore’s most influential bloggers, and he writes passionately about all aspects of marketing and business for various media brands. He has featured in various books, and he is part of the CMO Council-SMU (Singapore Management University) Mentorship Program for final year marketing students at SMU’s Business School.

Author: Chris J Reed
LinkedIn Mastery for Entrepreneurs

LinkedIn Mastery for Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur, you are in charge of your own personal branding. If you wish to achieve great things in the business world, LinkedIn is the first place that this starts. If you don't look after your own personal brand, you are more likely to fail in your ambitions and your competitors are more likely to win. If you do, you are more likely to win and succeed in your business objectives, whatever they are. LinkedIn Mastery for Entrepreneurs was written for anyone wanting leverage LinkedIn to establish their own Personal Brand and to become a Thought Leader in their niche or industry. Chris J Reed has... More info →
Personal Branding Mastery for Entrepreneurs

Personal Branding Mastery for Entrepreneurs

From the No.1 International Best Selling Author Chris J Reed, "The Only NASDAQ CEO with a Mohawk!, comes his new book, "Personal Branding Mastery for Entrepreneurs". In it, Chris will tell you all about how you, as an entrepreneur, can develop your personal brand beyond LinkedIn. You are an entrepre... More info →