Charles served as the Co-Chair of Media at the MIT/Stanford Venture Lab for two years. 

VLAB hosts the largest ongoing gathering of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and thought leaders at monthly events at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. We convene leading minds from the Valley to identify disruptive technologies and innovations that will have a significant impact upon the tech ecosystem in the coming 18 to 24 months. 

• Organized 10 annual events serving a community of 25,000 Silicon Valley influencers.
• Fostered and facilitated the highly collaborative VLAB innovation community via social media and crowdsourced tracking of latest technologies and Valley trends.
• Connected top tier VCs and angel investors, CEOs and technologists to drive and grow innovation and entrepreneurship.