Meet Charlie - our founder

Thought Leader. Brand Pusher

Charles is a self-proclaimed Millennial with old market expertise. He loves helping small brands thrive in diverse and changing markets. 


Charles believes that mission of Freeman Schuster is to help brands develop by capturing, understanding consumers and building the brand around market need. Charles is the creator of the Freeman Schuster mantra "your brand, our passion".  We operate as a local and global company helping small brands all around the world grow their online, social media, and print and physical presence. From the most rural or urban markets, good branding, and quality should be cut short. 


Prior to founding Freeman | Schuster, Charles served as the marketing director for the Regulatory DataCorp, Inc., the marketing manager for Swisher Hygiene, now an Ecolab company. In 2013, Charles founded Hickman and Company, a marketing freelance agency that provided marketing, communications and brand strategy services to small business owners, and local politicians. Hickman and Co. has been rebranded as Freeman | Schuster. 


Charles holds a B.A. from Allen University, business and marketing credential's from Harvard University, and a Juris Doctor from Western Michigan University Cooley School of Law. 


Charles resides in Philadelphia, and enjoys traveling internationally,, cooking new foods, and evening jogs to local donut shops, simply called a "donut run". 

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