Chris WennemanDirector Alexa Automotive at Amazon Inc.
Chris Wenneman is Director of Alexa Automotive at Amazon, Inc. and joined the company in 2007. With nearly 25 years of industry experience, Chris has held various leadership roles across Amazon. In AWS, he was the Director of Storage Management and Analytics for Amazon S3, in Kindle he was the Director of Amazon Maps for the Fire phone and tablets, and he started at Amazon as a Software Development Manager for Transportation Technology in Worldwide Operations.
Prior to joining Amazon, Chris lived on the Space Coast of Florida where he worked on the Checkout and Launch Control System for NASA at Kennedy Space Center and developed software systems for Harris Corporation. Chris also worked at several startup companies building RFID cashless payment systems, wireless data modems, and radio propagation analysis software.
Chris has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Computer Science from Florida State University. He enjoys astronomy, camping, and live music.