Charlie is the CEO of Mason, Inc. an integrated brand communications firm located in the Bethany suburb of New Haven, CT. The firm has extensive experience serving healthcare, B2B, financial services and retail clients, and has specialists in consulting, program planning, advertising, public relations, website development, digital/traditional media, analytics and lead generation programs.
Charlie started his marketing career with GEICO as an advertising manager and later worked for General Electric in Philadelphia and W.B. Doner in Baltimore. Charlie is best known for his strategic thinking and business-building acumen leading marketing programs for clients such as: Yale New Haven Health, Scandinavian Airlines, SAAB, Duracell, Commercial Credit, Konica, NewAlliance Bank, Delphi Automotive and Yale Center for Clinical Investigation.
In terms of public service, Charlie has served as Board Chair for the United Way of CT/2-1-1, United Way of Greater New Haven and the VNA of South Central Connecticut. He has also served on the Advisory Council of Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, and advised LifeBridge Community Services, L.E.A.P., Autism Spectrum Resource Center (ASRC), Clifford Beers Clinic, the New Haven Symphony and Liberty Community Services with respect to strategic issues.
Charlie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from American University. He also attended Cornell University in their Chemical Engineering program and Johns Hopkins University in their Masters of Administrative Science program.