A Visual Postcard From Echo Valley

A drone's eye view over the woods of Vermont.

A Visual Postcard From Echo ValleyC.C. Chapman

NYC Creative Microadventure

Two Boston photographers set off to New York City for a day of walking, photos and a good steak.

NYC Creative MicroadventureC.C. Chapman

An Autumn Weekend at Vermont’s Hermitage Club

If you love the outdoors, skiing or quality time by the fireplace, The Hermitage Club is the place for you!

An Autumn Weekend at Vermont’s Hermitage ClubC.C. Chapman

TripIt: All Your Travel Plans In One Place

Check out my appearance in the latest promotional video for TripIt.

TripIt: All Your Travel Plans In One PlaceC.C. Chapman

A Weekend in Frederick, Maryland

Family fun travel to Frederick, Maryland made for a great long weekend.

A Weekend in Frederick, MarylandC.C. Chapman

True Adventures Are Rarely Planned

If it scares you a little bit, it might be the perfect thing to do next. Get out there and enjoy the adventure of life.

True Adventures Are Rarely PlannedC.C. Chapman

A Walk Around San Francisco With My Camera

Photographs I took on a walk around San Francisco this weekend.

A Walk Around San Francisco With My CameraC.C. Chapman

A Weekend in Wine Country Speaking at WTFconf

Speaking at WTFconf brought me to the Santa Ynez Valley, but the great people and super wine will bring me back.

A Weekend in Wine Country Speaking at WTFconfC.C. Chapman

States I’ve Visited

Everyone seems to be sharing what states they've visited, so it was time I shared mine.

States I’ve VisitedC.C. Chapman

One Night Escape to Vermont

Photos from a quick trip to the woods of Vermont.

One Night Escape to VermontC.C. Chapman

Sailboat Lunch in the Ocean

Most people won't have "eat lunch in the ocean beside a sailboat" on their bucket list, but I'm thinking more should.

Sailboat Lunch in the OceanC.C. Chapman

Sunday Morning Walk Around Fargo

A quiet walk around Fargo, North Dakota with my camera.

Sunday Morning Walk Around FargoC.C. Chapman

Lunch Break in the Woods

A beautiful day + a new camera = me in the woods taking it for a walk.

Lunch Break in the WoodsC.C. Chapman

Istanbul in One Day

Travel journal from C.C. Chapman and the twenty four hours he spent in Istanbul.

Istanbul in One DayC.C. Chapman

Istanbul in Black and White

Black and white photographs by C.C. Chapman of Istanbul, Turkey.

Istanbul in Black and WhiteC.C. Chapman

Weekend in Miami

Photos from a weekend escape to Miami Beach.

Weekend in MiamiC.C. Chapman

Joe’s Taco Lounge & Salsaria

My love of fish tacos finds me in heaven in Mill Valley, California.

Joe’s Taco Lounge & SalsariaC.C. Chapman

Interview With Dave and Deb of The PlanetD

To celebrate the relaunch of their website, I sat down to interview Dave and Deb from The PlanetD.

Interview With Dave and Deb of The PlanetDC.C. Chapman

Wandering and Wondering

Never forget that we don't need a map to find our way. Yesterday, as I took my camera for a walk along the coast of Victoria, British Columbia I had no purpose beyond enjoying every minute of it.

Wandering and WonderingC.C. Chapman

Ghana – A Look Back ONE Year Later

A video look back at my trip to Ghana last year.

Ghana – A Look Back ONE Year LaterC.C. Chapman

Souvenir of Choice – Hotel Notepads

Who knew the little pad of paper in any hotel room could serve as a time machine for great travel memories?

Souvenir of Choice – Hotel NotepadsC.C. Chapman

The Quiet Moments of Travel

A simple walk through a wine vineyard reminded me how much I love the simple moments when I'm on the road.

The Quiet Moments of TravelC.C. Chapman

My Instagram Decision

You can find me back on Instagram at

My Instagram DecisionC.C. Chapman

Walking in Wine Country

Quiet reflections on a long walk around Napa Valley.

Walking in Wine CountryC.C. Chapman

Once Again, The Travel Begins

I love to travel, but my favorite destination is home.

Once Again, The Travel BeginsC.C. Chapman

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Sketch of C.C. Chapman by Hey Instigator!There are many aspects OF who I am and what I do. Putting together THIS PAGE is one of my least favorite things to write, because talking about myself is not my idea of a fun time.

When asked what I do my current answer is, “I create, teach and motivate people to do more good in the world.”

Of course, that doesn’t cover all that I work on professionally and personally, so that is why I created this page.

Official bios and head shots can be found below.

Who is C.C. Chapman? I’m a…

Marketing Consultant

With over twenty years of marketing, online media and community building experience I have the skills and experience to help your organization no matter the size. Previous clients have included The Coca-Cola Company, American Eagle Outfitters and HBO.

I focus on social good/impact marketing, content marketing and brand strategy. My favorite clients are NGOs, nonprofits or brands looking to make a difference in the world.

Feel free to double check my credentials on LinkedIn.


I’m constantly writing and always working on my next book. You may have read some of my published works including Amazing Things Will HappenContent Rules or 101 Steps to Making Video Like a Pro.

Freelance writing or citizen reporting assignments excite me.


If I had to choose a style, I’d say my photos are a mix of documentary, travel and lifestyle photography. While I may not enjoy taking head shots, I love to shoot faces. I rarely go anywhere without a camera in my hand and I’ve been fortunate to see my photos on the pages of Rolling Stone and The Wall Street Journal.

I’m currently shooting with a Samsung NX1 and a Chroma 4k Drone.

My photos can be found on InstagramFlickr and 500px.

Keynote Speaker

I’m happiest when on stage educating and inspiring an audience of any size, anywhere in the world.

I have spoken at everything from large international events, corporate retreats and at special gatherings of unique individuals. If you need someone who will inspire, educate and entertain your audience I’d love to chat.

Advocate & Volunteer

I believe in using my skills, time and voice to champion causes that are important to me. I’m especially interested in anything military, dogs or children focused.

I’m currently the President of the Board at Wediko, a member of the ONE Girls & Women Advisory Board, serve on the board of The Hockey Foundation and recently joined the No Kid Hungry Social Council.


I’ve developed and taught courses for, CreativeLive and Treehouse. I’m also an Adjunct Professor of Marketing at Bentley University and hoping to do more teaching in the future.


On top of all that I’m a proud life long New Englander who was born and raised in New Hampshire, but now resides outside of Boston.

I married my high school sweetheart, have two amazing kids and love being a dad.

I’ve been online since 1989, began blogging in 2002 and podcasting in 2004.

Previous endeavors I created include Accident Hash, Passion Hit TV, Digital Dads and The Advance Guard.

Tattoos, travel and the outdoors turn me on. There are fewer things more perfect than a well done cocktail, a delicious meal or live art of any sort. I love my GORUCK, Field Notes and am a proud Misfit.

To understand me is to understand that I try to live a purposeful life every day that is full of adventure, love and making the world around me a better place for all.

Official Bio

C.C. Chapman describes himself as a New England raised storyteller, explorer and humanitarian. Others have described him as a thought leader in the online marketing space, a grounded futurist and one the nicest guy on the Internet. Over the years of his career he has worked with a variety of clients including Nike, HBO, American Eagle Outfitters, ONE, Verizon FiOS and The Coca-Cola Company.

He is the co-author of the International bestseller Content Rules and is also the author of Amazing Things Will Happen. He travels the world speaking in front of  audiences to do more in the world and how to understand content marketing better.  C.C. has taught classes for, CreativeLive and now as an adjunct professor at Bentley University (where he also graduated from).

C.C. is an advocate who speaks about building passionate communities and the strategic values of content-based marketing. He is a Samsung Imagelogger, the original ONE Dad and a UN Foundation Social Good Fellow. As a storyteller for hire, his work has appeared on the pages of Rolling Stone and The Wall Street Journal.

C.C. serves as the Chairman of the Board at Wediko and serves on the board of The Hockey Foundation. He happily lives in the woods outside of Boston with his loving family. Find out more at


Fun Bio

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more multi-faceted or enthusiastic creative/strategic partner in the marketing and content creation fields. This greatly hails from C.C.’s unstoppable combination of marketing experience and savvy (which a great many professionals claim to have), and incalculably valuable “on the ground” knowledge and insight as an influential content creator himself (which a great many professionals do not). The result is a best-of-both-worlds mashup of marketing expertise.

C.C. Chapman sports the pro cred to be a talker (working closely with such clients as American Eagle Outfitters, Coca-Cola, HBO and Warner Bros.), and the passion and gumption to be a doer (creating content for the emerging Online Dad market, marketing professionals, music fans and more). He’s helped create, manage and execute ambitious online and offline marketing campaigns for startups and multinationals — and has the invaluable good sense to know which outreach strategies work with audiences, and which ones fall flat.

He authoritatively speaks your language. He speaks your CMO’s language. Most important, he’s fluent in your market’s language. It’s a killer double-chocolate-and-peanut-butter combination. Contact C.C. to learn how he can help your organization achieve its business goals. There’s even more to know about C.C. Chapman, if you want to read it — and you should. C.C.’s skills are an embarrassment of riches.


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I’m involved with a lot of organizations and clients. I believe in being completely transparent and open about everything I’m working on. I’ll do my best to keep this updated and of course will clearly disclose relationships in any post that require them.

I am open to being pitched and invited on press trips.

Companies do send me items in the hopes that I will review it or share with my community. If you send me something it does not guarantee a review.

With that in mind, my mailing address is:

9 C Medway Road #117
Milford, MA

Current relationships include:

  • Verizon FiOS provides me with service in exchange for a monthly post on technology of my choosing
  • Member of the Verizon Wireless VZWBuzz Influencer Team which means I receive electronics to review and experiences to take part in.


Affiliate links are used whenever they are available when linking to products of any sort.

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