A veteran of the skating world, Chris has remained one of the most revered names in the industry, famous for his incredibly smooth riding style on a board. His business ventures include founding the skateboard and apparel company, Planet Earth, as well as Adio footwear. He launched Adio in 1998 with the goal of creating a company that would support and sustain the sport of skateboarding through high quality, affordable, rider-inspired shoes, and accessories for every level of expertise. Though he is no longer with Adio, this commitment to quality and diversity has remained with the company throughout its entire existence.