Grandson of founder, J Freeland Chryst, and son of President & CEO, Dana Chryst, Blake officially joined the team in 2012 as a Director of Business Development in the Sales department. Before becoming COO, Blake spent time learning each aspect of the company, serving as VP of Business Development, VP of Contact Center Services, and most recently VP of The Jay Group where he was responsible for day to day operations of TJG’s Hempland Road warehouse.
As COO, Blake is responsible for the overall strategic vision and operational execution for the company.
Blake is a graduate of Babson College, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus on entrepreneurship and marketing.
When not working, Blake is most likely to be found outdoors, traveling, or testing a new recipe in the kitchen.