Altman Solon Director Chris Devitt has been a named Rising Star in Tech by Crain’s/Chicago Business. Chris was chosen as one of “25 up-and-comers (who) are making a mark in Chicago-area technology.”

Chris has been instrumental in helping Altman Solon’s Telecommunications, Media, and Technology (TMT) and investor clients in Chicago and across the country meet their goals and address challenges in a changing economic landscape.

From his award profile:

“Chris Devitt supports business development initiatives at the growing consultancy specializing in telecommunications, media and technology. His expertise is in wireless and network infrastructure, cloud computing, security and IT services. He’s a member of Altman Solon’s management committee. In the past 18 months, Devitt led strategic planning and due diligence on acquisitions for technology investors.”

As Partner Patrick Marshall noted on Chris’s Rising Star profile, Chris “brought his knowledge and skills back to his roots in the Midwest, where he has a foundation of business and academic relationships to build upon.”

Congratulations to Chris Devitt on this well-deserved recognition.