Brett Calhoun is the Director at Scale, building and investing in early-stage tech startups with a focus on the Midwest. Brett’s passion is helping founders access capital, talent, knowledge, and network effects. His role at Scale is sourcing & investing in rockstar founders, running fund ops, and working on the front lines with each company.
Brett is also an operator as a Co-Founder of CharlieMike, where he has helped over 800 veterans purchase a home, and a founding team member of CapGains, a platform simplifying tax incentives. Previously, was an early ops employee at Paytient and a Summer Associate at The LegalTech Fund. Before investing, Brett worked with Attorneys, CFOs, and CEOs of startups to Fortune 100 companies on complex valuation matters. Brett is also a CPA, ABV, and a Crosby MBA from the University of Missouri.