Employee Spotlight: Chris Whitsell

Our leader and the reason New Path even exists! Back in 2015, he established New Path Digital to help other businesses. Here are a few fun facts about him:

Chris Whitesell


How long have you worked at New Path?
July 2015

Where is your hometown?
Greensboro, NC

What was your dream job as a kid?
Marine Biologist 

What was your first job ever?

Mountains or Beach?

What’s a show you are currently binging?
The Goldbergs

What’s your favorite motto or personal mantra?
If you’re going to be dumb, you’ve got to be tough. 

What’s your favorite ad campaign?
Nobody got fired for buying IBM.

If you could be guaranteed one thing in life (besides money), what would it be?
A growth mindset.

Two truths and a lie, Go!
I sleep on a Shikifuton every night.
I’m a huge Josh Groban fan (aka – a Grobanite).
I have three Chihuahuas – Alvin, Simon and Theodore. 

What are three words to describe working at New Path?
Dynamic, challenging and fulfilling. 

Early bird or night owl?
Early bird

How do you define success?
I feel most successful when I, and the people (includes clients) around me are growing. 

What’s something not a lot of people know about you?
In my spare time, I enjoy building things and doing handyman work around the house. 

Great Scott! Doc Brown gives you the DeLorean for one joy ride, what time period are you headed to?
I would head back to the 1920s and rub elbows with The Lost Generation in Europe.


Our leader and founder, Chris Whitesell, has been an advertising and marketing trailblazer for most of his career. His expertise is valued by clients, employees, and the community alike. Take a moment to learn more about Chris and his life outside of New Path Digital.

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