As CEO for ELEVɅTED, JD's primary responsibilities include making decisions about policy and strategy, developing and implementing operational policies and a strategic plan, develop ELEVɅTED's culture and overall company vision, recruit new staff members identify and address problems and opportunities for the company, build alliances and partnerships with other organizations, and work closely with the CFO and senior stakeholders to oversee day-to-day operation of the company. Prior to ELEVɅTED, JD worked in construction management positions, sales and business development, project management, procurement and sourcing, sub-contractor management, and logistics. JD also has extensive experience in insurance and risk management and most recently has worked extensively in media services and building maintenance services. JD attended Texas Tech University where he studied business administration.
As CFO for ELEVɅTED, Tom is responsible for all financial accounting and reporting, financial management. As CFO for ELEVɅTED, Tom is responsible for all financial accounting and reporting, financial management, overseeing the company’s fiscal activity, assuring all legal and regulatory documents are filed, monitor compliance with laws and regulations, human resources, and other administrative functions. Prior to ELEVɅTED Tom consulted for 40 years with companies in both the US and Europe. He was responsible for deal sourcing, evaluating, transaction execution, financing, reorganization, restructuring, joint venturing, financial management, marketing, and monitoring for both established companies and start-up ventures. Tom holds a BBA in Finance from Southern Methodist University and earned a J.D. from Southern Methodist University School of Law.
As Vice President for ELEVɅTED, Jose has been in the building services industry in the DFW area for over 30 years with some of the leading services companies in the Metroplex. He has extensive experience in high-rise and low-rise window cleaning, rooftop anchor inspection/load testing, specialized high-rise material handling, swing scaffolding, exterior building cleaning and super graphic installation. Jose was instrumental in the planning, design and installation of the first super graphic systems in Dallas. Jose's expertise in commercial building maintenance systems and rigging is second to none.