Christopher H. Schroeder

chief executive officer, HealthCentral

Christopher H. Schroeder is CEO and board member of HealthCentral. A veteran of online media, Schroeder previously served as CEO and Publisher of Washingtonpost.com. He was also CEO and president of LEGI-SLATE, INC, a leading online provider of information on federal and state legislation and regulation for businesses, law firms, government and other organizations. Prior to joining The Washington Post, Schroeder was a partner with Thayer Capital Partners, a leading private equity company in Washington, DC, and with the investment bank Salomon Brothers in New York. Schroeder has also had extensive government experience, serving in leading management roles in President George Bush's 1988 and 1992 election campaigns, and working on Secretary of State James A. Baker's staff with then Under Secretary (and currently President of the World Bank) Robert Zoellick. Schroeder was a co-founder, and served as chairman, of the Online Publishers Association (OPA). He has won numerous awards, including 2008 PharmaVOICE Top 100 Most Inspiring People in Life Sciences, and was one of the first interactive executives named to the American Advertising (AAF) Hall of Achievement (a national annual award honoring the leading executives in advertising under the age of 40). Schroeder was named one of the top 40 business executives to watch by Business Forward magazine, and named among the top 50 most influential people in online media and interactive advertising by Media Magazine. He graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College and with honors from the Harvard Business School.

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