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Chris Hughes Chris Hughes

Chief Technical Officer | Appy Couple

Vancouver, BC, CANADA

Flowers, food, cake, and don't forget the speaker! Commit yourself to a great conference with Appy Couple's CTO, a mobile app specialist





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Chris Hughes is the Chief Technology Officer at Appy Couple, as well as a lead Web App Developer with Hipwood Digital.

In addition to his strong focus on app development, Chris has an expanded skill set which includes user interface & UX design, product development, a full range of web development capabilities, and experience in startups and small business development. Currently, he is part of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator Program in New York City.

Chris studied computer science at the University of British Columbia.

Industry Expertise (6)


IT Services/Consulting

Information Technology and Services

Computer Software

Social Media


Areas of Expertise (6)

Mobile Apps

Digital Media Technologies



Linux and Open Source Development

Web Application Development

Accomplishments (2)

Chief Technology Officer – Appy Couple (professional)


Appy Couple lets you quickly, easily, and affordably create a gorgeous mobile app to share all the excitement of your wedding with invited guests. The Appy platform populates a mobile app in real time, and includes features like picture uploads, virtual champagne, countdown, and geolocation. Appy Couple is the most creative and stylish way to create and publish your own mobile wedding app to share with guests.

Web App Developer – Hipwood Digital (professional)


Hipwood Digital is a full service digital agency with a background in Marketing and Professional Services. Mobile and Web Development is the foundation of Hipwood Digital. We have build enterprise level web sites and award wining custom mobile Applications for iPhone, IPad, Android and Palm. We are early adopters who build online communities and develop social media marketing campaigns on Facebook and Twitter.


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