Christopher Denise is Creative Director and Co-founder of Cinema Exchange Co-working Studios, StageOne Creative Spaces, and StageOne Productions, a commercial content production company. He is a South Bay native with business locations in Milpitas and San Jose and plans to expand around the SF Bay. Christopher is passionate and dedicated to supporting and enriching the local arts community. Christopher is involved with the local Scouts BSA, the SVO/Chamber of Commerce, and is a graduated member of the 2019 Candidate Cultivation Academy. In 2016, he founded and currently co-hosts the Screen Awards, a quarterly showcase and launch platform for local filmmaking talent.