Chris Grosso is the CEO of Intersection, a leading experience based Out of Home media and technology company that delivers consumer amenities, content, and advertising to major American cities.
Intersection operates many of the largest out of home networks, including New York’s LinkNYC wifi kiosks, Philadelphia’s bus shelters, and the Chicago Transit Authority’s advertising and customer information system.
An experienced media executive and business strategist, Chris was previously Intersection’s COO and helped develop the company’s business strategy, product portfolio, and operational capabilities.
Chris has had a long career helping re-invent media products for the digital world at NBC Universal, AOL, and Hearst. At NBCU and Hearst, he launched several new digital products leveraging traditional media brands. At AOL, he repositioned AOL.com from a homepage utility to a multi-platform destination content site, dramatically increasing video usage, content consumption, and revenue yields. At all three companies, his teams launched iOS and Android apps that reached the top download lists in their respective
categories. Previous to his corporate work, he spent several years at McKinsey and Company, where he helped start the Firm’s internet practice.
With 20 years of digital media experience, Chris has deep expertise in product development, business development, and operations. He holds a BS from Yale University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. Chris lives in New York City with his wife and two children.