Aris Zakinthinos oversees all aspects of the development and execution of Achievers’ overall strategy, mission and is responsible for the day-to-day leadership and general management of the company. For almost a decade he has been instrumental in building Achievers from the ground up into what’s now known as one of the Top Recognition providers in North America. Aris was named a Top 25 CTO by InfoWorld. He specializes in building high-performing, scalable development organizations. He has a passion for technology and was a teacher before entering the corporate world. Aris earned his Ph.D. from the University of Toronto and completed post-doctoral work at Cambridge University.