Charles Graves develops brands and consumer products.
He has built and led cohesive teams with an accomplished history in brand development, brand licensing, consumer product development, and creative direction with high-profile corporate entities such as HGTV (Scripps Networks Interactive), Better Homes and Gardens (Meredith Corporation), Cleo Inc. and National Geographic.
As an active creative director, team-builder, and liaison to merchandising and mass-market manufacturers, he has developed expertise of both production requirements and retail demands.
Charles has recently rejoined National Geographic in Washington, DC as Director Brand Licensing, Marketing & Creative.
In addition to his corporate abilities, Charles is an active visual artist, photographer, and musical performer.