Kris Johns
Senior Vice President
of Advertising 
Wurl
Kris Johns
Senior Vice President
of Advertising
Wurl

Kris Johns is Senior Vice President of Advertising at Wurl, the world leader in powering Streaming TV. Kris joined Wurl in 2017 as Vice President of User Experience and subsequently became Vice President of Product. With increasing focus on the ad side of Wurl’s business, he moved into the newly created position of Vice President of Advertising in 2020. Today, Kris is responsible for expanding the unique monetization capabilities of the Wurl Network through new services and ecosystem partnerships. Under his leadership, Kris has helped grow the inventory for Wurl AdPool (Wurl’s advertising marketplace) to well over 250 million 30-second avails monthly across 70+ channels on multiple CTV platforms around the globe. Prior to Wurl, Kris held leadership positions at Disney and Maker Studios, and has a broad background in strategy, video monetization, content distribution, technology, product, and research for global brands.