Press Release
Chris Brown
June 30th, 2023

Chris Brown Joins BOLTGROUP

Chris Brown comes to BOLTGROUP with over a decade of consultative sales and and will head up marketing and business development as VP Growth. Chris will be joining recently hired MarCom specialist, Madelyn Furr, as they set a new growth strategy in motion for the 38-year-old design innovation firm.

A native of Columbus, OH, Chris brings direct industry experience with him, having worked with several design firms throughout the Midwest, including Design Central where he championed unprecedented lead generation during his tenure. He has also been very involved with IDSA (Industrial Designer Society of America) as a past Ohio Chapter Chair and District Vice President. Chris and his young family will be relocating to the Charlotte Metro area.

“I believe that creating strong relationships with clients, coworkers, and the community is key to achieving our mission. I thrive on collaborating with these stakeholders to generate mutually beneficial opportunities to work together. I’m so excited for the opportunity to work with my new team at BOLTGROUP to build on the 38 plus year legacy and momentum the team has generated and accelerate the team for the future.”, said Brown.

Jamey Boiter, Principal and CEO of BOLTGROUP adds, “We couldn’t be more thrilled to have Chris join our award-winning team. We offer a unique set of skills, intentionally positioned to help our clients face business challenges in the areas of product design and engineering, brand strategy and communication, digital design, and service and experiential design. We say we operate at the intersection of business, product, and brand. It requires a special kind of talent and person to help our clients navigate these waters to find the appropriate solution for their unique challenge. We found that person in Chris Brown.”


Based out of Charlotte, NC, BOLTGROUP is a design innovation firm that helps clients worldwide create innovative design solutions that transform their products, brands, and services into higher performing assets. We work with organizations of all types to create experiences benefiting their business, people, and community. Learn more about BOLTGROUP at, or by calling 704-372-2658.

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