Established in 2010
Orange County, CA


Born in the vibrant city of Oakland, California, Chris Clay's journey to becoming a pioneering figure in brand marketing and tech advisory was ignited by an early exposure to professional sports as a batboy for the Oakland A's. This unique beginning provided a foundation for a career that would intertwine with the

worlds of Major League Baseball, the NBA, the US Olympics, and the forefront of industries like Construction, Medicine, and Culinary Arts.

Chriss expertise is deeply rooted in his lifelong passion for technology and its power to turn dreams into tangible realities.

This passion is mirrored in his personal life, where he embraces the thrill of exploration and learning. Alongside his family, Chris embarks on cross-country road trips and world travels, embracing the concept of 'world schooling' for his children. This commitment to constant movement and active learning is more than a personal choice; it's a principle that Chris instills in his agency, The Clay Media.

Slow traveling with his family across continents, Chris demonstrates the importance of staying active and never being stagnant. These principles are seamlessly integrated into his professional life, guiding his leadership as he steers his team towards innovative and groundbreaking solu-tions. At The Clay Media, the ethos is about boldly venturing into uncharted territories, where other agencies might hesitate. 

His formative years consulting athletes on tech and fintech solutions after school in Oakland laid the groundwork for his problem-solving acumen. With a background enriched by the San Francisco Conservatory, Chris's fusion of artistry and technological mastery finds expression in his digital music school initiative, fostering his love for piano, music pro-duction, and the arts. His stint as a DJ for prominent artists further enhances his multifaceted understanding of the entertainment and technology sectors.

Beyond his professional accolades, Chris's tenure on the board of a Medical Community Clinic in Compton underscores his dedication to societal improvement and community service.Residing in Southern California, he embodies a spirit of innovation and cultural richness.

At the core of The Clay Media, Chris emphasizes exclusivity and customi-zation. The agency's approach is about partnering with clients, understanding their unique needs, and crafting growth strategies that are as innovative as they are effective. Combining timeless principles with modern digital tools, Chris and his team are committed to propelling businesses to unprecedented heights.

Engaging with Chris Clay means partnering with a visionary who not only excels in brand and tech consultancy but also lives by the values of continuous learning, exploration, and using technology for empowerment and positive change.