Charlie is CEO of Brock Partnerships, an advisory and investment company. From 2013-18, Charlie led Launch Tennessee, a public/private entity charged with developing and enhancing the state’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. Prior to taking the helm of LaunchTN, Brock held leadership positions with multiple startups/early-stage ventures, including serving as CEO of CO.LAB, as general partner of the Chattanooga Renaissance Fund, as managing partner of FourBridges Capital Advisors, and as co-founder/CEO of Foxmark Media. Brock serves on several business boards, including Pinnacle Bank, FourBridges Capital Advisors and The Dixie Group. In addition, he serves as a board member for The Boys & Girls Club of Chattanooga and Outreach Haiti. He and his late wife, Lisa, raised three GPS alumnae.