Chuck has over 20 years of marketing and advertising experience. He started his career on the client side and then moved agency side, eventually leading consumer packaged goods and service-oriented brands at GKV.
Chuck’s multi-outlet and multi-market experience at GKV has included Bridgestone Golf, Snyder’s of Hanover, Lance Sandwich Crackers, Cape Cod Potato Chips, Archway Cookies, Orizon Foods, BGE HOME, Constellation, Allfirst Financial, Choice Hotels International, and Shoppers Food & Pharmacy. He also worked with several clients throughout brand repositioning efforts, including BGE HOME, St. Joseph Aspirin and Shentel Telecommunications.
This is actually Chuck’s second stint at GKV, having first worked at GKV in the early ‘00s. He returned to GKV in 2010 after pursuing an entrepreneurial opportunity as co-founder of The Business Affairs Forum, a distance learning community that included an event series featuring the world’s most prominent business thought leaders.
Chuck started his career in the marketing department at DuPont. He then moved to the agency side, working at DelWilber+Associates, a leading sports marketing agency, and at Lyons Marketing Communications on consumer brands including Fila, Kiwi Shoe Care, Swiss Army and Sperry Top-Sider.
Chuck earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Maryland.
A resident of Glen Arm, Md., Chuck spends most of his spare time helping his wife raise their three children and squeezing in a round of golf whenever possible.