Charles is in his 13th year of serving the video game industry after standing atop an escalator at the 2008 D.I.C.E. Summit introducing himself to people in an effort to break in. He is currently the Head of Business Development, Americas, for Room 8 Group as well as the Chief Battering Ram of Blockade Runner, LLC. During his industry tenure Charles has worked in many sales and business development roles on both the publisher & partner sides where he has had several opportunities to put smiles on people’s faces. He has an MBA from University of San Diego.