After an accomplished 30-year career leading private start-ups and diverse public businesses to great achievement, consistently growing revenue and delivering strong profitability, Carl launched his second career, devoted to serving others. Carl initially chose “7 Mindsets”, a personal development and educational program, as the foundation of his mission to inspire individuals to lead happier and more successful lives. Carl has mentored hundreds of individuals on business, management and leadership throughout his lifetime. As a 7 Mindsets Ambassador & Certified Mentor, he empowered individuals to deploy their own mindsets to lead lives of fulfillment. Carl is a social entrepreneur, super-connector and dedicated advocate to serving the community at large.
In 2015 Carl joined Commerce Business Advisors, a business brokerage firm based in Austin, TX. As a Senior Advisor and Broker, Carl facilitated the sale or acquisition of private companies on behalf of their clients, in addition to advising companies on growth and exit strategies. Carl worked to broaden his impact on people’s lives, within the communities they served and beyond. He is dedicated to inspiring other business leaders and entrepreneurs, by regularly contributing to diverse civic organizations from his success fees, providing a hand up to many individuals and families.
At the start of 2018, Carl and Mark Eiland launched TMV Business Group, dedicated to securing Top Market Value for their brokerage clients. TMV Business Group provides premier services to clients in selling and acquiring privately-held businesses, strategic business advisory and as advisors to start-ups, early stage and growth companies on raising capital.
Carl lives in the world class city of Austin, TX. He is a philanthropist, serving a number of Austin’s finest civic organizations. He jointly developed the C.E.O. Program (Community Employment Outreach) with Travis County Health & Human Services, a community-based program, to mentor and coach previously incarcerated individuals on becoming re-employed and contributing to their community. Carl serves on the board of West Rural Travis County Advisory Committee. Carl proudly serves on the Ronald McDonald House Charities Central Texas Community Advisory Council. His most cherished hours were serving as a Leo Club Advisor at the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Carl seeks to inspire others in the business community at large, to provide a hand up to the under-served and underprivileged. TMV Business Group supports Austin Gives, a philanthropic program of the Austin Chamber of Commerce.