Chris Diorio, CEO
Chris Diorio is CEO, Vice Chairman, and Founder at Impinj, Inc. He is also an Affiliate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington. Passionate about technology, Chris was instrumental in the development of the RAIN RFID Technology Alliance, and has 125 issued patents. Chris has received numerous industry awards, including the 2015 ACE Awards Innovator of the Year. He earned a B.A.in physics from Occidental College and an M.S. and Ph.D. from the California Institute of Technology.
If you've purchased apparel from a major retailer like Macy's or Zara, run a race like the New York City Marathon, enjoyed a drink from a Coca-Cola Freestyle soda fountain, hit a ball at Topgolf or checked bags at airports worldwide like Las Vegas McCarran then you've probably interacted with the Impinj Platform. Our platform enables wireless connectivity to billions of everyday items such as apparel, race bibs, golf balls and luggage tags and delivers each item's unique identity, location and authenticity to enterprise and consumer applications. Overview Our vision is digital life for everyday items. Our mission is to provide wireless connectivity for these everyday items and to deliver, to the digital world, each item's unique identity, location and authenticity.
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