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Charles Wilson
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Attended ESA, Carleton College, University of Chicago, UNC Chapel Hill
Lives in Seal Beach, CA
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Very interesting. Pinterest is sending quite a bit to HomeJelly.com as well. I'm guessing that anything visually oriented will do well with Pinterest. 
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I may not know much, but I know a lot of it. So I decided to share my opinions and thoughts on what I would do if the OWS movement either elected me Grand Poobah or asked for my advice: 1. The Great Lie of Wall Street . Every CEO tells the same great white lie. It is at the heart of every communication. It is at the heart of every financial decision. It is, at it’s very base, the reason why you all are in the 99pct and they are in the 1pct. The L...
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  • Popularity Contest
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  • Mobile Content Networks
  • Avery Dennison
  • 380 West Partners
  • Pivia
  • Classroom Connect
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Seal Beach, CA
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Lafayette, La - Northfield, MN - Surfside, CA - Palo Alto, CA - Chicago, IL - Chapel Hill, NC
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Introduction

I'm a seasoned entrepreneur, technology executive and Internet veteran. I have extensive global experience in all aspects of launching and leading both startups and new businesses within established companies. I have a passion for innovation and compelling products and services, and a long history of effective marketing and successful market creation. I've had the good fortune to work with some pretty smart people along the way.

Highlights include:

Executive and VP of Marketing for Silicon Valley startups, including Classroom Connect and Pivia;

Advisor to several prominent technology startups including Affini and Retrevo; 

Invented, developed and launched new category and business for Fortune 500 company (AVY);

Conceived of and founded EdView (with Dan Buettner), acquired by AAPL, ’00;

Worked with J.J. and Jeremy to create Allaire (IPO, ’00), naming and positioning the flagship product platform Cold Fusion;

Served on global technology task force for Shandwick plc in London (now part of Interpublic), creating the firm's global technology and interactive services strategy;

In conjunction with the WTO in Geneva, created the International Trade and Development Centre, an online joint venture between the World Bank and the World Trade Organization;

Created first Internet access/OEM PC bundle in the US with Netcom.

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Executive Management, Business Strategy, Marketing, Product Innovation, Business Development, Strategic Relations, Venture Funding

Education
  • ESA, Carleton College, University of Chicago, UNC Chapel Hill
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