Wilson Blake, CEO
As a founding partner and CEO, Wilson leads the Blake Solutions™ (BSI) team in all facets of the business, including relationship management, project management, procurement, logistics and field operations. He is a member of the National Council of Architectural Accrediting Boards and received a BA in Architecture with honors from the University of Tennessee. He is the license-holder for Blake Solutions’ nationwide contracting licenses.
Wilson is a member of the Vistage Worldwide network and does volunteer work with several charitable organizations including Junior Achievement and Rotary International. He has been recognized for his contributions, including being named one of Memphis Business Journals’ “Top 40 Under 40,” a Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow, and Rotarian of the Year in 1996.
Wilson is married to Anna Blake and they have a beautiful daughter, Elizabeth. When he’s not working, Wilson enjoys golfing, hunting, skiing, playing guitar, traveling and watching Tennessee football.
VP & General Counsel
Wendy is an Elder at Woodland Presbyterian Church and has served in various volunteer roles throughout the city of Memphis where she has been a lifelong resident. She is trained in several leadership disciplines and enjoys helping people grow into their roles as leaders in a variety of settings.
Wendy has two adult sons and a beautiful granddaughter. When enjoying her free time, Wendy loves to read, travel, and spend time with family and friends.
Director of Project Management
Robyn is a native of Memphis where she resides with her husband Kyle and two sons, Coleman and Davis. Robyn’s heart beats Tiger Blue and fast during basketball season. When Robyn is not working, she enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Director of Pre-Construction
As Director of Pre-Construction, David oversees the estimating of every project and works with general contractors and developers to ensure they are getting the best possible products for their projects. Through value engineering and other small changes, David assists in making sure projects fit within the budget and the overall design intention.
David moved to Memphis in 1990 from Indiana. He attended the University of Memphis majoring in Accounting with a minor in Electrical Engineering. David has 1 son and two dogs. In his free time, David enjoys watching and playing baseball and basketball.
Director of Construction
Mark also works with internal and external customers during the ordering process with field measuring, guidance on seaming, sealing, job site logistics, material handling, along with numerous other responsibilities. He is a valued member of the BSI management team and is the face of the company on all projects throughout the continental USA.
Mark resides in the Memphis area with his wife Julie and has three grown children. Mark likes to spend his spare time at the lake in the Ozarks.
As Director of Procurement, he manages vendor relationships to ensure all materials are purchased and received in timely manner and at a price to suit the customer’s unique needs in our everchanging global economy. He works directly with a wide base of vendors to ensure our customers have one of the widest selections of products available.
Jake resides in Memphis with his wife, Allison, and two children. He enjoys going to local sporting events and live concerts. In his free time, he likes to do a wide range of outdoor activities such as backpacking and fishing.
Bryan is a native of Alabama but moved to the Memphis area in 1986 where he resides with his wife and 3 children. Bryan is an avid Alabama football fan. ROLL TIDE!
Senior Project Manager & Sales
As a Senior Draftsman and an accomplished designer, Jeremy is in charge of many complex projects. He also partners with other project managers and the installation department to aid the design and installation for all projects.
Jeremy is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys hunting and fishing while spending time with friends and family. Jeremy is a native to the Memphis area where he currently resides.
Project Manager & Sales, Southeastern Region
She began her career as Sales & Marketing Manager at Intema Co., a division of Eczacibasi Group in Istanbul, Turkey. Following that experience Amy had her own design–build firm where she completed numerous residential and commercial projects in Istanbul. She holds a B.S. degree in Architecture from Istanbul Technical University.
Amy moved to US in 1997 and lives in Atlanta with her husband, her daughter, and their dog Buddy. She enjoys cooking, watching soccer and basketball, and making arts & craft projects with her daughter.
Today, he is applying his design experience at Blake Solutions.
Tyler is originally from Clinton, MS and moved to the Memphis area in 2015. He is a graduate from the College of Architecture, Art, and Design at Mississippi State University. Tyler enjoys spending plenty of time outdoors biking, hunting and camping while spending time with family and friends.
Having remodeled old homes throughout his youth with his father, Sean initially started his college education in Architecture, including an internship at a Memphis architecture firm. Wanting to see more from the other side of the blueprints, he changed his career trajectory by working in the construction industry. Starting off as a residential framing carpenter and moving on to work on the interior trades, he learned the finer details of cabinetry, flooring, and trim carpentry.
After graduating with a degree in Management of Construction and Land Development from Mississippi State, Sean became superintendent for a small home builder in Mississippi until the housing bubble. Seeing the need, he helped his family’s struggling sign business regain its strength and took over operations. After his stint in the sign industry, he returns to the construction industry as a project manager for Blake Solutions. He brings his years of experience, including project management, sales, and installation throughout a variety of trades.
Sean cherishes spending time with his wife, Heather, and his two boys, Kaden and Weiland. When he has spare time, he can be found fixing up old houses or behind a chainsaw carving ice or wood. He loves blues music, barbeque, and all Mississippi State sports. Go Dawgs!!
Project Design Coordinator
When Kristi is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as traveling.
Sales & Installation Supervision – Western Region
In 2013, Dave joined Blake Solutions. His duties include direct sales and installation management of all BSI cabinets, granite and quartz products in the Western Region of the US.
Leticia studied at State Tech of Memphis and at the University of Memphis where she majored in Accounting with a tax concentration. She has one adult son and a daughter still in high school. When not working, Leticia enjoys reading, traveling, watching her daughter play rugby, and spending time with family and friends.
When Layne is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, enjoying a Muddy’s cupcake, and binge-watching TV shows on Netflix.
IT & Office Manager
David holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Mississippi. He and his wife, Ashley, moved to Memphis in 2008 and have two sons, Samuel and Eli. When not at work, David enjoys running, coaching sports, leading Cub Scouts, Ole Miss football, and of course all things digital.
Megan is married to Russell Mooney and they have a handsome son, Russell Jr. When she is not working, Megan enjoys the outdoors, reading, and traveling.
Chuck Blake, Founder
Chuck Blake passed away March 3, 2019 after a valiant fight with cancer. He founded the company now known as Blake Solutions in the mid-1970s after gaining experience at trailblazing hospitality companies including Holiday Inn (subsequently Bass, Promus and Hilton) and Allen & O’Hara (subsequently EdR and Greystar). Blake Solutions, Inc. has grown to become a nationwide, turn-key provider of cabinets, countertops, sinks, bowls, shower enclosures and other products for multi-unit projects. Chuck introduced innovative interior construction products to his colleagues at Holiday Inn, A&O and other industry leaders.
Chuck’s tenacity, reliability, integrity, professionalism, vision, empathy, passion and commitment to relationships have placed BSI on a trajectory to continue to provide innovative products and services to our customers now and into the future. Chuck was universally loved and respected by his family, friends and business colleagues and associates.