Charlie Cole


Tribute Technology (a Carlyle company)

Charlie Cole is Chief Executive Office of Tribute Technology (a Carlyle company). Previously, he was Chief Executive Officer of FTD. Before joining FTD, Charlie served as the first Global Chief eCommerce Officer for Samsonite while simultaneously serving as Chief Digital Officer for Tumi. Earlier in his career, he held executive positions and led digital transformations at Assembled Brands, Schiff Nutrition and Lucky Brand Jeans. Charlie holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Washington.