Denver, CO, April 19, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- CTA, Colorado Technology Association, announces Jim Braun, Operations Director of Google, has been named to CTA’s Board of Directors at the April 2013 board meeting. With the addition of Jim, he will be the 46th member of the Colorado Technology Association’s board.
“Google has a bigger presence in Colorado than most people realize,” says CTA board chair Andrea Young. “It is important to have a worldwide name with offices in Colorado and with Jim Braun on our board, Google will continue to grow in Colorado.”
"I've been in the field of technology for over 25 years, and am currently the Operations Director at the Google Thornton facility”, says Jim Braun. “I'm pleased to join the CTA Board, CTA is working hard to advance the industry and to ensure that Colorado is a globally competitive nucleus for innovation, technology and economic growth."
Jim has worked in financial and internet firms growing through various roles within computer operations, software development and management. Currently, Jim is the Operations Director at the Google Thornton facility. He has been with Google since 2008 and previously with DoubleClick (internet marketing) from 1999. Career development has always been his focus and he enjoys assisting others in finding opportunities to further their professional goals. In 2003, Jim relocated to Colorado from the metro New York region.
About Colorado Technology Association:
The Colorado Technology Association represents Colorado’s technology industry. The technology industry is one of the fastest growing in Colorado, ranked third in the nation in high-tech workers with more than 100,000 highly paid tech professionals. We also work nationally to ensure Colorado’s technology voice is heard, through TECNA, a coalition of technology associations across the United States and Canada, as well as with CompTIA, the national lobbying organization for federal issues. Since 1994, Colorado Technology Association has been involved in legislative issues and public policy to represent the technology industry in Colorado, and provides more than 50 programs, events and connections to support this industry. For more information on Colorado Technology Association please call (303) 592-4070 or visit ColoradoTechnology.org.
Contact: Selina Sandoval