Media Relations / Writing and Editing / Content Marketing

Carolina Content & Media Relations

Carolina Content & Media Relations provides media relations, writing and editing, and content marketing services for business-to-business companies in the high-tech and sports industries.

The president of the company, Charles Hartley, has more than 25 years experience in the corporate communications industry spanning media relations, writing and editing, and content marketing.

Media Relations

He led media relations programs for Accenture, AT&T, Lucent Technologies, and Agere Systems. The industries he has focused on most have been high-tech such as consumer electronics, semiconductors, artificial intelligence, aerospace and defense, blockchain, the Internet of Things, data analytics, and fraud prevention.

During his career has won several awards for the press coverage he has generated for his company in outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, CNN, MSNBC, The New York Times, the Financial Times, Reuters, Bloomberg, and the Harvard Business Review, to name a few.

In his media relations roles, he has written articles published in Forbes, Fortune, Fox Business, EE Times, Multichannel News, Wireless Week, and Aviation Week,.

Writing and Editing

Mr. Hartley has written hundreds of published articles during his writing career. These have include business articles such as opinion/editorials, letters to the editor, and essays. During this career he has also written more than 100 sports articles for newspaper publication and nearly 100 sports blogs for online outlets.

Content Marketing

Mr. Hartley has also worked as a Content Specialist. In that role he wrote blogs, case studies, and eBooks. He also performed content audits, brand-versus-brand website content analysis, and keyword-based search engine optimization programs.

Along the way he gained certifications for completing training courses in Inbound Marketing, Content Marketing, Social Media, and Sales Enablement.


Mr. Hartley earned his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Rutgers University. He earned his Master’s Degree in Communications: Journalism and Public Affairs from The American University. From Wake Forest University he earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree with a double major in English and Communications.