Food & Beverage/QSR Advisor
Charles is a seasoned professional manager whose experience encompasses all areas of business including Finance, Management, Marketing, Operations and Strategy. Having served as the Chief Financial Officer of several companies while managing his own 50 unit enterprise in the franchise space,
Charles has worked for well-known national and international companies, including ZT Corporate, Motorola, STMicroelectronics, Linvatec, CompuBank and Cardinal SW Houston. He is currently Co- Chief Manager for his Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s franchise company (36 units in 4 states). Charles has also owned and operated several Popeyes franchises (21 units) in 3 different states.
Charles earned his BS in Physics from Hampton University and his MBA from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.