Christian Friedland, Executive Council

Industry / Market Specialty – Consumer General, Internet Commerce

Christian Friedland joined the Executive Council of Century Park Capital Partners in 2011.

Christian is the founder of Faucet Direct, Inc. a company he started 10 years ago. Faucet Direct was renamed Build.com, Inc. in 2010 to better represent its long term strategy and growing product inventory and has become the second-largest and fastest-growing online home improvement retailer.

Prior to Build.com, Christian worked at Slakey Brothers, a leading west coast Plumbing and HVAC distributor.

Christian holds a B.A. degree and completed core graduate studies in Computer Science at California State University, Chico. He has also lectured frequently on Entrepreneurship at the California State University, Chico’s Business School, and helped found two other local e-commerce companies. Christian was a featured speaker at the 2008 Internet Retailer convention and the Wharton School of Business.