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about us

Charts and Leisure is a collective of internet-native strategists which specializes in working with independent creatives and large brands to create quality content.

We believe that companies and organizations benefit from supporting and partnering with independent writers, producers, performers, directors and makers, and that these distinct voices create quality stories which outperform standard content marketing.

As strategists, we also believe that content is an ecosystem, not a deliverable. We work to create community around the stories we tell, and ensure that business needs always have a place in any content conversation.

 
 

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Who we are

  Jason Oberholtzer Founder   Jason is a two-time published author, editor, producer, composer and award-winning content creator and community builder for Tumblr, Medium, Forbes and others.  As a strategist, he has worked with IBM, The Economist, BBC America, Jazz at Lincoln Center and more.  

Jason Oberholtzer
Founder

Jason is a two-time published author, editor, producer, composer and award-winning content creator and community builder for Tumblr, Medium, Forbes and others.

As a strategist, he has worked with IBM, The Economist, BBC America, Jazz at Lincoln Center and more.
 

  Kristen Taylor Director of Community   Kristen Taylor is an audience development specialist, manager, senior producer, editor, mobile app founder, professor, and digital storyteller for global media and technology companies.  She led community and partnership strategy for Season Two of Serial podcast and was a senior producer for Al Jazeera’s Emmy-winning documentary series Fault Lines.

Kristen Taylor
Director of Community

Kristen Taylor is an audience development specialist, manager, senior producer, editor, mobile app founder, professor, and digital storyteller for global media and technology companies.

She led community and partnership strategy for Season Two of Serial podcast and was a senior producer for Al Jazeera’s Emmy-winning documentary series Fault Lines.

  Cole Styker Director of Editorial   Cole is a two-time published author on books about hackers and identity on the Web, with eight years of experience managing content for global brands.   He is published in Newsweek, The Nation, Salon, Vice, Boing Boing, The NY Observer, The Huffington Post, and more.

Cole Styker
Director of Editorial

Cole is a two-time published author on books about hackers and identity on the Web, with eight years of experience managing content for global brands. 

He is published in Newsweek, The Nation, Salon, Vice, Boing Boing, The NY Observer, The Huffington Post, and more.

  Mike Rugnetta Director of Production   Mike is an award winning writer, host and engagement strategist.  He co-created Idea Channel, one of the first wholly digital endeavors of PBS Digital Studios, and created Reasonably Sound, one of the founding podcasts of American Public Media’s Infinite Guest Network.

Mike Rugnetta
Director of Production

Mike is an award winning writer, host and engagement strategist.

He co-created Idea Channel, one of the first wholly digital endeavors of PBS Digital Studios, and created Reasonably Sound, one of the founding podcasts of American Public Media’s Infinite Guest Network.

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What we offer

Content Production

 

Written Content

  • Digital newsrooms
  • Reported feature articles
  • Blogging
  • Copywriting

Podcasts

  • Full editorial and technical services from show development through postproduction and publishing

Video

  • Editorial and development expertise
  • Full production and postproduction capabilities  

Our team of content creators have been featured in publications including:

 

CONSULTING

We support content with strategy which helps engage audiences and meet business goals.

We pay careful attention to the whole content ecosystem — community, customer journey and content production — to deliver measurements-driven results.

 

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Past and current Clients

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CONTACT US

For business, creative and collaborative inquiries:

jason@chartsandleisure.com