MEET THE TEAM

Charles E. Gaudet II
CEO of Predictable Profits

Charlie is best selling author of “The Predictable Profits Playbook,” keynote speaker, and the creator of The Predictable Profits Methodology - the most reliable way to systematically generate predictable profits for small business.

He’s been an entrepreneur since the age of 4, created his first multi-million dollar business at 24, and has helped others generate millions with his strategies. He’s received numerous awards and recognitions (including creating a company named as "One of the Best Seed Stage Companies" by Ernst & Young), and has had his business advice featured around in the world - including Inc., Forbes, and Fox Business, as well as on podcasts and radio.  He was named one of American Geniuses Top 50 Industry Influencers.

He’s trains in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and is 3-time wrestling state champion. He lives in New Hampshire with his beautiful wife, 3 adorable kid-preneurs and one bad ass dog.

Find Charles on Twitter @CharlesGaudet (read more here)

Zach Burkes
vice president of client success

Zach is a serial entrepreneur and former co-founder of a multi-million dollar company. He started his first company at the early age of 23.

He is the former curator of Sacramento Entrepreneurs and a member of both the Global Shapers and the invite-only Young Entrepreneur Council. Zach also serves on the Board of Directors for Vox Musica, a women’s vocal ensemble.

His advice has been featured in Fox Business, Inc., AllBusiness, Verge, Chicago Tribune, SUCCESS, and more.

Zach considers himself lucky to spend his days with his girlfriend, Whitney, and his chihuahua, Janie, in Sacramento, California.

Valerie hyleN
speed to scale business coach

Valerie Hylen has built and sold 3 successful businesses, co-authored 2 books, worked live on QVC, hosted live segments on television, and bought, managed and sold investment properties before realizing her real passion is helping other business owner’s become more successful.

She has been a motivational speaker and a leader of workshops, seminars and teleclasses that have helped hundreds of clients achieve amazing levels of success previously thought to be impossible!

Valerie especially enjoys the time she spends each summer with her family on beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee in the mountains of New Hampshire. Relaxation means time to read, kayak, go swimming and boating, and tending her beautiful gardens.

Winter months she lives in just outside sunny Scottsdale, AZ

tom trusH
copywriter & strategist

Tom Trush is an entrepreneur and  direct-response copywriter who helps business owners craft lead-capturing marketing materials.

He is the author of "The 'You' Effect: How to Transform Ego-Based Marketing Into Captivating Messages That Create Customers" and "The Reluctant Writer’s Guide to Creating Powerful Marketing Materials: 61 Easy Ideas to Attract Attention and Get More Customers."

Together, alongside Charles Gaudet, he has generated over 8-figures in windfall revenue for his clients.

Tom's an ultra marathon athlete and, when not writing copy, enjoys playing hoops.

Tom lives in Arizona with his wife and two young kids.

Kris BLOEBOORN
Sales ninjA

Kris, a veteran of the United States Army, has been in sales for over 10 years. She attributes her strong work ethic and determination to succeed to her military training, qualities that made her the top salesperson in her previous position.

Kris’s mission with every client and prospect is to understand their needs, matching them with the product or service that will provide the desired result.

In her free time, Kris enjoys creative outlets like graphic design, creating t-shirts, and photography. She also loves simply enjoying the beach life at her home in Pensacola, FL.

Mike schertenlieb
ROck star assistant

Mike is a drummer, writer, editor, and notorious overthinker - a trait that comes in handy keeping track of complex projects and a whole galaxy of details.

Born and raised in Muskegon, MI, Mike spends his days polishing copy and managing a wide range of tasks, and his evenings and weekends gigging around the midwest.

He’s committed to clear information, attention to detail, and providing the best client experience possible…

There’s a reason we call him a rock star!