Chip Conrad

  • Salem, Oregon US
Chip Conrad

Work History

Work History
Nov 2013 - Present

Executive Director

Center for Entrepreneurial Education and Development

The Center for Entrepreneurial Education and Development (CEED) is an organization dedicated to improving the entrepreneurial landscape in Salem, Oregon. CEED is a vibrant 501 (c) (3) base out of Salem, OR dedicated to starting, growing, maintaining and attracting businesses that improve the community and culture of Salem. CEED offers resources and uses events, programing, business recruitment and retention, influence on public policy, and widespread marketing to improve the entrepreneurial landscape of Salem OR.

Apr 2009 - Present


Capitol City Theater, LLC.
  • CCT is a multi-faceted LLC based out of Salem, OR.
  • First component is an improvisational comedy theater and training center that locates, trains and presents local talent.
  • Second is a remote performance service that provides fine entertainment for groups around the world.
  • CCT also acts as homebase for an event planning engine that turns out some of the Willamette Valley's most unique events.
  • Assigned tasks to associates, staffed projects, tracked progress and updated managers, partners and clients as necessary.
  • Developed media kits.
  • Planned and executed events and marketing programs, producing five times target number of qualified leads.
  • Increased credibility and client awareness by developing technical/non-technical marketing collateral and presentations, public relations campaigns, articles and newsletters.
  • Developed and executed marketing programs and general business solutions resulting in increased company exposure, customer traffic, and sales.
Jan 2000 - Jul 2009


Unlearned Inc.

Developed training programs for the purpose of team building. Cultivated relationships with youth pastors, club owners, college directors, and local venues. Founded, managed, booked, and performed with, Isaac Improv, an improvisational comedy team designed to work as a tool for youth and business directors. Ran the accounting budget and pay role for Unlearned Incorporated, while maintaining corporate status with the state of Florida. Trained and supervised fifteen employees teaching. Consulted with multiple ministries and companies throughout the United States and Europe.