Charlie Ray has over 15 years of experience as a digital marketing strategist, product development manager, and digital consultant. His brand experience covers a wide range of organizations, including Whole Foods, National Education Association, New Mexico Tourism, Brooks Brothers, and Green Mountain Energy, among others. He serves on the boards of the Austin Ad Fed and DigSouth in Charleston, South Carolina, and is a frequent public speaker across the Southwest and East Coast on the topics of digital strategy and efficient budget planning.

Ray serves on the board of the Austin Lyric Opera Guild, the Austin Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, outreach ministry for First United Methodist Church of Austin, and the University of Alabama Alumni Association. He attended the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa.

 

Summits Attended

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

The Future of Content, Publishing, & Media Buying

iMedia Agency Summit

From Agent to Ally: The Modern Agency's Survival Guide

iMedia Agency Summit

The Dynamic Agency Model

iMedia Agency Summit

The Agency Redefined - Balancing Scale, Scrappiness & Innovation

iMedia Agency Summit

The Future of Data-Driven Creativity

iMedia Agency Summit

Media Re-Defined -- What Clients Want

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

The Next Wave of Digital Marketing

iMedia Other Summit

What Women Want from Brands

iMedia Agency Summit

Shift Happens: Math Men + Mad Men

iMedia Agency Summit

Partnership: The New Agency Value

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

Keeping Pace with the Mobile Consumer

iMedia Other Summit

Video Everywhere: TV Marketing Amplified!

iMedia Agency Summit

WCW: What Clients Want From Agencies & Media Companies

iMedia Agency Summit

Strategic Digital Insights and Networking for the Agency Executive & Partner

iMedia Agency Summit

Strategic Digital Insights and Networking for the Agency Executive & Partner

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

Where the Future of Media and Advertising Intersects

iMedia Agency Summit

Niche is the New Black: The Future of Targeting and Reach

My Articles

3 signs it's time to fire your agency

| Charlie Ray

When an agency and brand have worked together for years, it might be hard for them to look at the partnership objectively. Here are signs that it's time to find new representation.