From 1978 to 1983 Charley Brindley was a systems analyst at American National Insurance Company. From 1983 to 1986, he was vice president and CFO at Securities Research and Management.
In 1986 he formed a company, Computer Systems and Communications, Inc. in Houston, Texas where they built custom PCs. He sold the company in 1999 and began writing novels. He has published 25 novels in 22 languages, plus 2 non-fiction books.
He is now president and CEO of Windship Farm, Inc., a renewable energy company specializing in mobile off-shore wind platforms.