Chris M. Pieper has a 25-year track record of transforming technology startups into high-growth companies. He currently serves as CEO of Alliance Enterprises, an Inc. 5000 software company headquartered in DuPont, Washington.
As chief executive at Alliance since 2008, Chris has expanded the company’s software offerings into more industries and grew revenue at an annual rate of 80% between 2012 and 2015. In 2016, Microsoft recognized Alliance as a Rising Star partner of the year for growing its cloud services business 1,000%.
Prior to joining Alliance, Chris founded and led software company, ABC Technologies, which he grew over 12 years into an Inc. 500 firm with 225 employees and offices in 15 countries, customers in 73 countries and $32 million in annual sales. Chris also led two other companies: tech firm, FormRouter Inc., and C-Speak Partners, a management consulting organization.
Chris holds an Executive MBA from University of Oregon and has a Bachelor of Science degree in technology from the University of Houston.