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Colin Guinn Biography
Colin Guinn, an entrepreneur and technology innovator, achieved recognition for his contributions to the drone industry.
He attended Texas A&M University, where he studied business. After college, Guinn worked for several years in the real estate industry before co-founding his first technology startup, Guinn Partners LLC, in 2013.
The company focused on the development and marketing of drones for commercial use. As an industry leader in the field, Guinn earned a spot on the Forbes “30 Under 30” list in 2015.
Colin Guinn Age
Guinn was born on 9 January 1981 in Austin, Texas. He is 38 years old as of 2019.
Colin Guinn Family
Guinn has not yet disclosed any information regarding his father, mother, or siblings.
Colin Guinn Christie Lee Woods
Guinn met his long-time partner and wife Christie Lee Woods while they were attending the University of Texas. Colin noticed his future partner when Christie gave a presentation in their communications class, and they quickly became friends.
Eight months later, he worked up the courage to ask her out, and they’ve been together ever since. The couple got engaged on the season finale of The Amazing Race 5 and got married a year later.
Guinn and Christie have two sons together, Achilles and Cruz. The couple considers their children as their proudest achievements.
Colin Guinn Amazing Race
Guiin first participated in the reality game show Amazing race season 5, with his partner now wife American model and actress Christie Lee Woods.
They finished second on the show. The couple was invited to participate in The Amazing Race All-Stars, but had to decline due to Christie’s pregnancy.
Guiin and Christie returned for the 31st season and emerged as the winners of that season. Guinn and Christie Woods were crowned the winners on the season finale of the show on June 26, 2019 winning the grand prize of US$1 million.
Colin Guinn Guinn Partners
Colin Guinn is an American entrepreneur and drone industry expert who is the founder and CEO of Guinn Partners, a consultancy firm that specializes in the unmanned systems industry. Guinn Partners provides strategic consulting, policy advocacy, and market research services to companies in the drone, robotics, and autonomy sectors.
Prior to founding Guinn Partners, Colin served as the Chief Revenue Officer at 3D Robotics, a leading drone manufacturer, and also co-founded and served as CEO of DJI North America, the world’s largest drone manufacturer.
He has been recognized as one of the “Top 50 Most Influential People in the Drone Industry” by Drone Analyst and is a frequent speaker and commentator on unmanned systems technology and policy.
In addition to his work in the drone industry, He is also an accomplished filmmaker and has directed and produced several award-winning documentaries and feature films.
Colin Guinn Salary
Though Guinn has a successful career as a tech-entrepreneur, his salary is not yet revealed.