Chris Klug is a long time Aspen Colorado Native, and knows a thing or two about mountain living. It’s only natural he became an Aspen Realtor. Chris got involved in the sport of snowboarding in the early days. His snowboarding accomplishments include: three-time Winter Games participant, Olympic Bronze Medalist in Salt Lake City in 2002, eleven-time US National Champion, twenty-year veteran of the Snowboard World Cup, and five-time World Cup Champion, Chris has spent plenty of time exploring mountain communities around the world and the best one situated in the Elk Mountains in Aspen, Colorado.
In addition to his real estate duties and his passion outdoor activities, Chris devotes his energy to promoting life-saving organ and tissue donation through the Chris Klug Foundation. As a ten year liver transplant recipient himself, Chris is dedicated giving back to help the more than 100,000 people waiting across the country today for a second chance at life. In 2004 Chris founded the Chris Klug Foundation with the mission of promoting life-saving donation and helping improve the quality of life for donors, recipients and transplant families. In all that Chris does the message of organ donation is heard loud and clear.
Chris has developed diverse skills in sales, marketing and communication through a variety of activities. His snowboarding career and transplant experience has provided Chris a tremendous platform to help inspire others with his story. Chris is a professional corporate and motivational speaker and has shared his message with thousands at over five hundred events nationwide the past decade. Chris has acted as Owner and President of Klug Enterprises, Inc., a marketing and sales firm. Chris is the Founder and current Chairman of the Board of the Chris Klug Foundation. In 2004 Chris created the Aspen Summit for Life event to raise awareness and funds for organ donation awareness. In addition Chris has owned and operated Klug Riding, an eCommerce website.
Chris is proud to be a licensed Real Estate Broker with Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty in Aspen, CO. He is committed to bringing the same enthusiasm and commitment to his real estate activities that has made him a champion snowboarder and helped him persevere through a life threatening liver transplant surgery.
Chris Klug’s record proves that dedication achieves results. His appreciation for the quality of life the mountains have to offer allows him an intuitive approach to pairing clients with their homes. With his extensive competitive athletic experience and devotion to preparation, you can count on Chris to get the deal done. Working with Chris will most help land you on the podium in real estate.