Denver â€" April 17, 2013 â€" CTA, Colorado Technology Association, announces Jim Braun, Operations Director of Google, has been named to CTAâ€™s Board of Directors at the April 2013 board meeting.
With the addition of Jim
will be the 46 th member of the Colorado Technology Associationâ€™s board.
has a bigger presence in Colorado than most people realize,â€� 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 Coloradoâ€�.
"I've been in the field of technology for over 25 years, and am currently the Operations Director at the Google
Thornton facilityâ€�, says Jim Braun
"I'm pleased to join the CTA
is working hard to advance the industry and to ensure that Colorado is a globally competitive nucleus for innovation, technology and economic growth."
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.