Chuck serves as the Vice President of Business Development of Venture First. With over thirty years of business development experience in the marketing technology, healthcare, data analytics and video gaming sectors, he is uniquely qualified. Chuck began his career with GSK (Glaxo Smith Kline) in 1988 and has had success as a business development executive within multiple companies over the years, including several start-up companies of his own. Chuck helped identify and brokered the sale of the healthcare communications business he co-founded in 2000 Triax Media to PSKW (www.pskw.com) in 2010. He served in a board of director position after fulfilling his multi-year post-sale duties.
Mr. Morton has held positions as an advisory board member of the IEX (Worldwide Internet Entertainment Exposition Group) and has been a featured speaker at the International Game Developers Conference. He has been intimately involved in the development of numerous pharmaceutical marketing solutions and has developed several proprietary technologies currently being used by some of the most successful companies in the world.
Chuck resides in Louisville, Ky with his wife and three children, is an active local investor/entrepreneur and is a partner at EngagedPro. Chuck attended West Virginia Institute of Technology, University of Kentucky and holds a Masters Certificate in Customer-Driven Marketing Strategy from Cornell University.