As the Executive Sales & Operations Manager of The Lakeview, Charlie is responsible for overseeing all aspects of sales and event operations. He invests himself fully in every event he plans, focusing intently on the finer details and making sure expectations are always exceeded.
Prior to joining Carmen’s Group Charlie owned and operated local restaurant Pastacino for 18 years and handled all back of house and front of house responsibilities. During that time, he grew to two locations and opened a pasta manufacturing facility. After selling his business Charlie’s never lost his passion for the hospitality industry. His wealth of knowledge and experience allows him to excel in his current role at The Lakeview. Through his leadership and strong work ethic he has elevated the venue’s profile as event destination and has helped to put a spotlight on Hamilton’s beautiful waterfront.
Originally from Hamilton, Charlie is a fan of European soccer and he lives in Stoney Creek with his wife and daughter.