Charles Watson – Vice Chairman
Charles Watson is Chief Development Officer of Tropical Smoothie Café and Tin Drum Asian Kitchen. Charles is responsible for all aspects of Franchise Development, Real Estate, Design & Construction and Franchise Administration for both brands. A veteran hospitality professional, Charles has worked for several hospitality-related companies including Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Intercontinental Hotels Group, US Franchise Systems, Inc. and Hospitality Real Estate. Charles is a graduate of The Hotel School at Cornell University and also holds a Masters of Business administration from The Terry School of Business at The University of Georgia.