Director of Talent + Culture

Char Short


Part talent recruitment, part employee relations, part culture coach, Char oversees all things human here at DNA, ensuring that our employees are heard and valued.

Char recently joined DNA from KiDS Creative Ad Agency in New York City, where she served as Managing Director and VP of New Business. Working alongside famed “Photo-Whisperer” Pascal Dangin of Box Studios, she helped build and manage a team for the start-up ad agency. She led her team to their first Clio Image award for Alexander McQueen Print Prestige SS14. Prior to that she was Co-Founder and Co CEO of Budhi Skincare based here in Seattle, and previously served as Office Manager at DNA.