Chris Reed

Author, Influencer, CEO
Black Marketing

Chris J Reed is the Only CEO With A Mohawk! He is also the most recommended LinkedIn marketing entrepreneur on LinkedIn with over 700 LinkedIn recommendations.

Chris is also a three times No.1 International Bestselling Author with his books “Personal Branding Mastery For Entrepreneurs”, “LinkedIn Mastery for Entrepreneurs”, the No.1 book about LinkedIn on Amazon and “Social Selling Mastery For Entrepreneurs”.

Chris is also the most controversial LinkedIn marketing entrepreneur and CEO in Singapore. Appearing on the front page of local newspapers for the wrong and right reasons, saying what he thinks and engaging happily on LinkedIn and in the marketing and business press has created a classic “marmite” personal brand. Love him or hate him he’s making a mark! Mumbrella called Chris “the most colourful marketing founder”.

Chris has been named an Official LinkedIn Power Profile 2012-2018, has one of the world’s most viewed LinkedIn profiles with 55,000 followers and recently won Social Media Entrepreneur of the Year award by CMO Asia/World Brand Congress and Asia’s Most Influential Digital Media Professional by them too.

Chris is serial, global entrepreneur having created Black Marketing – Enabling LinkedIn For You; The Dark Art of Marketing – Personal Branding For Entrepreneurs; Mohawk Marketing – TripAdvisor Engagement For You; Chris J Reed Mastery – Masterclasses that Engage, Delight, Educate and Entertain, and Social Selling.

Black Marketing has just won Leading B2B Marketing Agency 2018 by APAC Insider, Asia’s Best Brand Award by CMO Asia and Social Media Marketing Agency of the Year Award by Singapore Business Review.

Chris is also a vastly experienced LinkedIn and Personal Branding Masterclass Leader, event speaker, emcee & chairperson. Chris lectures at The University of Hong Kong Business School, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Business School and National University of Singapore Business School to MBA students.

Chris also mentors for the CMO Council/Singapore Management University Business School and is Chair of the Marketing Committee of the Singapore International Chamber of Commerce.


Peggy Chan
Founder & Managing Director
Grassroots Initiatives Consultancy
Rashmi Sharma
Global Learning & Wellbeing Lead, Unilever South East Asia & ANZ