Charles Watson is the Chief Executive Officer for Tropical Smoothie Café. He has grown the Tropical Smoothie Cafe system has to more than 750 open locations, many of which were signed while he was in his previous role as Chief Development Officer.
A veteran franchise professional, Charles has worked for several hospitality-related companies including Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG), US Franchise Systems, Inc. and Hospitality Real Estate Counselors (HREC).
Undergraduate – Cornell University (BS)
Graduate – University of Georgia (MBA)