Christian J. Young

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Christian J. Young
Born1983 (age 38–39)
🏳️ Nationality
💼 Occupation
Entrepreneur
📆 Years active  2009 - present
The Young Travelier

Chris (Christian) J. Young (Born June 7, 1983) is a former lawyer, chef, and businessperson involved in the founding of several enterprises, such as the now publicly traded company "Coordinates Collection."[1] Chris is a general board member of a publicly traded Cannabis Investment company. Young founded The Young Travelier, a travel blog and Instagram account that provides ideas and tips to luxury tourists.[2]

Early life and education[edit]

Young was born in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from Occidental College, and later studied law at Southwestern Law School. He completed his MBA at the USC School of business.[3]

Career[edit]

Young’s career started in 2009 when he joined Harris Tulchin & Associates as an entertainment lawyer. He entered the entertainment business and catered to media clients. He was a consulting producer of The Devil's Double and a made-for-TV movie Las Vegas PC.[4]

After working as an investor and producer for TV projects, he hosted the television shows Travel Reviews and The Los Angeles Reviews. He was co-hosts with Nia Sanchez in a food and travel TV show called Budget or Ballers.[5]

In 2011, Young co-founded the jewelry-designing firm BesoBeso with model Jacqueline Brown.[6] The company was later acquired by the US-based fashion incubator FD9 Group. In 2013, Young became President of FD9 Group.[7]

In 2016, Young joined Amplify.LA, and became a Resident Advisor for the start-up Iconery.com.[8]

In 2018, Young was appointed to the board of directors of Cannabis Strategic Ventures where he is the acquisition director.[9][10]

References[edit]

  1. "Meet Chris Young of Magiclytics & Coordinates Collection in Downtown - Voyage LA Magazine | LA City Guide". 2018-07-03. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  2. "8 Rules For Financing Your Next Trip By Taking Photos And Video". UPROXX. 22 May 2018. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  3. "Moving From Behind the Camera". Time Business News. 15 August 2018. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  4. Rey, Yaya (9 April 2018). "Chris Young". Industry Rules. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  5. "The Judges — LA Food Fest | LA's original tasting event | June 29, 2019 at Santa Anita Park, Arcadia". LA Food Fest. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  6. Team, Timemail (13 August 2017). "FD9 Group – Ventures that leave a mark". India Time Mail. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  7. Gupta, Shruti. "The Man Who Took FD9 To New Heights". NewsBlaze News. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  8. Dopson, Elise (3 January 2018). "How Amplify.LA is shaping the next generation of start-ups". News Anyway. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  9. "Cannabis Strategic Ventures Acquires Pure Applied Science, PureOrganix, and Their Executives". PotNetwork. Retrieved 2019-06-18.
  10. "Cannabis Strategic Ventures Announces Acquisition of Pure Applied Sciences and PureOrganix Brand". Green Market Report. 2018-02-21. Retrieved 2019-06-18.


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