Charles “Chip” Parmele is a Limited Partner in six venture capital Limited Partnerships and a strategic insurance advisor to approximately fifty others. He is a Mentor to the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA), an early stage seed fund and technology accelerator. He is a Charter Member of the Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), a global network of entrepreneurs and professionals established to foster entrepreneurship. He is also a Founder of teq.Konnect, an invitation only networking group for technology companies in the Mid-Atlantic region. Along with his brother, Jim, they spend much of their time advising in the technology sector.