About Us

redC Real Estate Design & Construction is a consulting firm designed to provide you with customizable levels of development support for your growing business. With 65+ years of combined development experience, the leadership team is here to provide expertise at any stage of your business or franchise development.

Brendan Charles

Founder & CEO

Brendan has been in franchising for 15 years.  He got his start wearing a number of different hats while with the Spicy Pickle.  In between his efforts with the Spicy Pickle and WellBiz Brands, where he contributed to the growth of Elements Massage, Fitness Together and Fit 36, he owned and operated Charles Development Services.  In 2015, Brendan rebranded CDS and redC Real Estate Design & Construction was born.  Over the years, he has worked with a number of different brands contributing to their growth throughout the country managing over 350 tenant improvement developments.  Most recently, Brendan has pushed the redC evolution into including Franchise & Brand Development services and a growing Real Estate & Construction department.

Brenda Elpers

Founder & Business Development

Brenda has a wealth of franchising experience.  Lead generation, FDD support & filing, contract negotiation & real estate management are just a few areas that Brenda has conquered in just shy of her 10 years of franchise work.  She has an appetite for franchise development/sales that has proven successful every step of the way including with such brands as Growler USA, Camp Bow Wow & Smashburger.  Brenda has an amazing ability of seeing things through while helping others attain their goals.

Christopher Lynne

Brand Development

Chris has over 10 years of branding and marketing experience with a primary focus in growing scalable franchise brands.  He has a knack for making anything he touches look good.  With a background in art and design, Chris provides creative direction, marketing support and design services for redC clients looking to build or add growth to their brand.

Blair Ramsing

Design & Construction Manager

Blair is the latest addition to the redC team.  He has an unmatched passion for design and construction which he brings to the table every day.  This passion carries through to his willingness to take on any project big or small.  His strong background in restaurant design and construction management matches his work ethic.

Eve Uhing

Procurement & Construction Manager

Eve received her business degree from the University of Denver, majoring in Hotel/Restaurant management.  She has 27 years of experience in procurement, the majority of which has been in the restaurant equipment and supplies category.  Eve has been a reliable member of the redC team since its inception.  She has a keen eye for detail and a great understanding of construction and project management.