Christopher GwinnPresentation Specialist
Chris Gwinn is our premier presentation specialist and graphic artist. Since May 1999, his abundant talents have found a home on the full spectrum of digital and print presentation design. His early position as a telecommunications specialist overseas in the U.S. Army informs his notable dexterity in high pressure situations. After his service, Chris relocated to New York City just in time for the first “Silicon Alley” Dotcom boom of the late ’90s early ’00s. Training on-the-job during this period exposed him to the design fundamentals for web, print, computer animation, and presentation graphics. His solid skillset is the result of many years delivering time and time again in the fast-paced world of internet startups. Concurrently, Chris’ part in a critical moment of the tech revolution gifted him a keen ability to adapt within the ever-changing demands of trial communications.
Since his initial engagement with SIA in 2010, Chris has cultivated a remarkable specialization in trial graphics. He frequently creates persuasive charts, powerful info-graphics, original templates and mockups from abstract ideas. His patience and determination help him see his work through tremendous transformation as the development of trial propels more concrete conclusions. Chris’ myriad experience enables him to handle legacy designs while constructing contemporary animations and dynamic slide presentations. Moreover, his skills in photo retouching, digital audio/video engineering and editing make him an invaluable asset to any trial team.
Over time, Chris has worked for a multitude of the top broadcasting, advertising, and public relations agencies in New York City and Los Angeles, including Turner Broadcasting/CNN, NBC Universal/E!, DirecTV, Clear Channel, Ogilvy, Grey Advertising, Universal McCann, Euro RSCG, Deutsche, J. Walter Thompson, Draft FCB, Ketchum, and Weber Shandwick.
Always expanding his capabilities, Chris has spent time in the courtroom as a presentation and technology associate. Chris’ dedication to SIA, continual refinement of strengths, and eagerness to stay current with the transformative world of trial communications add decisive worth to his support in and outside the courtroom.