Bob Craine has Passed Away
THE WEB CAMS ARE LIVE!
Originally from Great Bend, Kansas, Bob
has lived in Tulsa, Oklahoma since 1975.
He is co-owner and managing director of TSF Capital, LLC, a private investment and management consulting firm, and has been engaged in the venture capital and consulting business since 1997.
Prior to 1997 Mr. Craine served as an executive officer and director of TSF Communications Corp., a publicly held investment holding/operating company primarily engaged in publishing, information services, trade shows and trade show services.
Prior to working 13 years at TSF Communications Corp., Mr. Craine practiced corporate and securities law for 11 years.
Bob holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Kansas and MBA and JD degrees from Southern Methodist University.
is an active volunteer and leader in a number of local and statewide economic and technology development organizations in Oklahoma, including presently serving (since 2002) as Chairman of the Board of the Oklahoma Technology Development Corp.; past Chairman and President of the Oklahoma Investment Forum; and past Chairman of the Oklahoma Capital Investment Board
Bob is a director of several private companies, and was the Founder, Publisher and Editor of Future Value Magazine, an Oklahoma economic development, venture capital and entrepreneurship publication.
is a life-long railfan.
He has been interested in and followed the progress of the C&TS RR since the late 1980's and has been a member of the Friends since 1999 and a director since 2000.
Bob served as chairman of the board from 2005 to 2009.
founded the the Another Century of Narrow Gauge Steam fundraising campaign.
He currently serves as the chair of the Finance and is a member of the Executive Committees of the Friends' Board.