Nyren is an award-winning advertising video producer, creative
strategist, copywriter, consultant, and speaker focusing on The
International Baby Boomer Market.
Chuck has been a consultant for advertising and marketing agencies and
companies with products for the 40+ Market, including Mary
Furlong & Associates, AARP, NAHB, Harris Interactive,
AstraZeneca, Bayard Presse (France), Roularta Media Group (Belgium),
PLUS Magazine (The Netherlands), The Seattle Direct Marketing
Association, WPP's Commonhealth, and Omnicom Group. He is a
member/consultant (Advertising to the 40+Market) with The Faith Popcorn
BrainReserve TalentBank, and is on the Advisory Board of
Mr. Nyren has been a featured speaker and consultant at private and
public international business conferences and seminars in the United
States, Sweden, Norway, Belgium, Germany, The Netherlands, France,
Spain, and Turkey.
Through the years he has written copy and/or has been a creative
strategist for Microsoft, Mackie Designs and various international
professional audio manufacturers, many small Seattle-based ad agencies
and companies, and numerous television and radio stations from coast to
Chuck has won three International Competition Cindy Awards (Cinema in
Industry), two Gold and one Silver.
He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times,
The Dallas Morning News, The Kansas City Star, The Hartford Courant,
The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel,
BusinessWeek, CBS MarketWatch, The Irish Times, Tiempos Del Mundo,
CNBC, WNYC-FM (NPR), KIRO-AM (Seattle), WBIX (Boston), Advertising
Age's The Advertising Show, Selling to Seniors, Counselor and
Advantages magazines (The Advertising Specialty Institute), U.S. News
& World Report, The Franchise Times, Confectioner Magazine,
& Smith's Sports Business Journal, Sleep Savvy Magazine, and
other newspapers, magazines and radio programs worldwide. Chuck is a
talking head on an episode of The History Channel/AARP 2006-2007
television series "Our Generation."
Mr. Nyren's fiction has been published in various literary journals,
short story anthologies, and ezines including Grandfathers are Gold
(Simon & Schuster), SpinDrifter, GRAND Magazine, The Satire
Quarterly, The Hot Flash Cafe, Eclectica - and on coffee cans in
Portland, Oregon. His one-act plays are staged nationwide a
half-dozen or so times a year.
One of Chuck's favorite activities is writing about himself in the