Faculty & Research

Christopher Krohn

Christopher E. Krohn

Adjunct Associate Professor of Marketing

Address :
5807 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Christopher Krohn, Adjunct Associate Professor of Marketing (effective summer 2016), currently serves as Vice President of Customer Experience for the Sears Holdings Corporation. He specializes in leading retail and hospitality businesses through multi-channel transformations, new business launches, and turnaround situations. Areas of expertise include leadership, strategic management, e-commerce, product management, business development, digital marketing, technology, sales management, and finance.

Prior to his appointment at Sears Holdings, he served as President of Restaurant.com, Chief Marketing Officer and VP Business Development of Whitney Automotive Group, Vice President of Marketing for Harrah's Entertainment, and has also served as a Director / Advisory Board member for several startups and non-profits. Earlier in his career, Krohn held a variety of consulting positions with leading firms such as Bain & Company and Accenture.

An alum, Krohn earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 1997. Additionally, he holds a BA from Northwestern University.


2018 - 2019 Course Schedule

Number Name Quarter
37000 Marketing Strategy 2018 (Fall)