There is no question that Jim Thompson, Dallas businessman, know him as the founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Preston Hollow Capital, LLC (PHC). Obviously, Jim serves his clients well, based mostly on the knowledge and experience he has accumulated over four decades in the financial services industry. These days, Preston Hollow Capital is perhaps best known throughout Dallas and beyond as a well-capitalized non-bank finance company with a special type of expertise in the area of municipal specialty finance.
Because Jim Thompson sees Dallas as a special community and because he likes to give back to his community to the extent possible, he is a very active philanthropist in the Dallas Metroplex. Because Jim has always expressed a strong belief in giving back to his community, he has served as a member of the board of directorsfor Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), which is an organization with a mission to assist underserved children with finding legal assistance when they need it. Jim also has served on the boards of Angel Flight South Central and the AOPA Foundation at various times.
At one point, along those same lines, Jim Thompson also formed his own foundation, which he called the Jim & Angela Thompson Foundation, as a way to strongly support a wide array of Dallas-area non-profits and charities. Jim also has strongly supported and/or served on the boards of directors for The Family Place, and the World Craniofacial Foundation. Jim Thompson also expresses his unwavering support for STEM education initiatives through his leadership and support of the Blue Sky Educational Foundation. He believes that will improve the economy in Dallas even more.