Chris Griswold

Chris Griswold is a social media and digital marketing consultant, a writer, and a performer. He is also the founder and academic director of Thunderbolt Comedy.

He has appeared in commercials for Android and the Brother P-Touch Label Maker, as well as PSAs for the United Nation’s #HeForShe program and Project #UROK. 

Chris is originally self-taught in improv, but he has trained with both the Annoyance Theater and extensively with the Upright Citizens Brigade He has taught and coached for years in Pittsburgh and Ohio, and now full-time in New York. In Pittsburgh, Chris produced Friday Nite Improvs, one of the world’s longest-running improv shows. At Ohio University, he directed Black Sheep, Inc, Ohio University’s improv group.

Chris also teaches private workshops for business and conferences in topics such as branding, team-building, and creativity training.