Candidate for Region 6
Executive Director |
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Thomas Braasch has been Executive Director for Capital Certified Development Corporation, since 2009. Capital CDC is a leading non-profit provider of small business financing throughout Texas and New Mexico. Capital CDC has secured over $1.3 billion in SBA 504 loan approvals since inception in 1993. Thomas is responsible for the effective management of Capital CDC’s operations, business development, leading strategic objectives, growth and financial control of the company.
Prior to joining Capital CDC, Thomas worked as a Director of sales for an international environmental services company where he led a National sales team and developed business relationships with Fortune 500 companies. Thomas also served as Principal for Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Consulting Group, consulted as a business turn-around specialist. Thomas has served as Vice President for multiple successful business start-ups in business consulting and lead partner development for start-up iBEAM-broadcasting.com a provider of global streaming media distribution.
Thomas brings to Capital CDC, years of experience in business development, business operations, product services development, and sales leadership. Thomas earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Texas Tech University and has graduate studies in business management with the University of Texas at Dallas. He is also a member of the National Association of Development Companies (NADCO) and serves as a board member of the Central Texas chapter of the Risk Management Association ( RMA).