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Charles Adler


Charles Adler is a Co-founder and Head of Design at Kickstarter, the groundbreaking crowdfunding website. He co-founded Kickstarter in 2009 and shaped it into the world's largest marketplace dedicated to funding independent creative ventures. Kickstarter has raised over $752 million for over 50,000 successful projects ranging from computer games to music albums, technology, fashion, educational projects and feature films.
The Kickstarter phenomenon continues to grow and expand, and Charles is widely recognised as one of the digital era's most exciting innovators. In 2013 he was named as one of Forbes Magazine's Top 12 Most Disruptive Figures in Business.
Charles also co-founded the online art publication Subsystence, which uses the web to provide global exposure for the work of independent artists. He also co-founded Source-ID and was Principal Creative Director from 2004 to 2009.
Charles is hugely passionate about the internet's potential to unlock the creative and economic possibilities lying at the margins of mainstream culture. His energy and vision have helped thousands of innovative individuals reach an unprecedentedly global audience, leading to what he calls the emergence of a new global creative class. A true pioneer with a knack for disruptive innovation, brand building and consumer engagement, he speaks brilliantly on how the digital era is set to change the face of global business.

Co-founder and Head of Design at Kickstarter, the groundbreaking crowdfunding website which has raised over $752m for over 50k projects from computer games and music to technology and feature films. An innovator passionate about the internet.

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