Chris Henry has devoted his professional life to building technology and teams that create truly useful products. Chris is Head of Technology at Behance, a company on a mission to organize and empower the creative world. Behance oversees the Behance Network (Be.net), the world¹s leading online platform for creative professionals, and serves as the backbone for AdWeek, Pantone, and thousands of other portfolio sites and online galleries of creative talent. Millions of people use Behance to display and find talent every month.
As Head of Technology at Behance, Chris leads development of Infrastructure to support Behance's platforms. He believes that leveraging the right web and mobile technologies is one of the keys to successfully executing great ideas. Chris has been part of many amazing projects at Behance that have taught him about what works, what fails, and why. He frequently shares these lessons at the Behance Dev Blog (http://blog.behance.net/dev) and The Technician (http://chr.ishenry.com).