Strategic Advisory Board Member

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Chris Olinger, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer



Chris Olinger, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of d-Wise, has more than 25 years of experience delivering software solutions. Chris started his career at SAS, where he spent 14 years leading teams developing a variety of SAS technologies. These technologies included software systems for analysis and reporting used by SAS customers across a wide range of industries. He has authored many technical papers and has presented in a variety of capacities.

Chris is a co-founder of d-Wise, a software consulting and solutions company dedicated to the Clinical and Healthcare markets. Founded in 2003, d-Wise was recently included in CED’s “2012 North Carolina Companies to Watch” list and the Triangle Business Journal’s “2013 50 Fastest Growing Companies” list.

As CTO of d-Wise, Chris’ vision is to create a team with a balance of software and services capabilities whose core focus is delivering innovative and high quality solutions for customers.
Chris currently lives in Raleigh with his wife and three sons, and holds a B.S. in Computer Science from NC State University.


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