Charlie Caruso is a passionate disrupter, and social entrepreneur who has a flare for communications.
As a sought after speaker, author, producer, business consultant, and disruption specialist - Charlie finds inspiration in all the clients she works with, and enjoys working with clients to apply disruption to their business models. Charlie merges her background in business strategy with her passion for creative communications to maximise the impact of her time, whether it be when speaking or when consulting.
One of Charlie's recent start-ups is Curiosity Productions, a company co-founded with James Lush, Director of award-winning Lush Digital. Curiosity Productions has been designed to offer businesses affordable access to high-quality video content that has the potential to transform brands. Curiosity Productions is currently based in Perth, but has plans to expand nationally by the end of the year.
In 2014, Charlie published her first book, Understanding Y with whom she co-wrote with some of the biggest names in the ?Gen Y? space worldwide. Understanding Y: #andYyoushould provides a comprehensive & candid account of the current disconnect between reality & perception surrounding the GenY cohort.
Charlie is also the Founder & CEO of PuggleFM a disruptive model to traditional media and has been widely recognized for her contribution to ICT and within the start-up space, and was listed in 30under30 (Young Entrepreneur Awards) and received the Special Inspiration Recognition Award at the 2013 WAITTA Awards Gala night for her contribution to ICT.