In this episode, Hall welcomes Christian Garces of Texas ColdWorks. Texas ColdWorks is the first state of the art public cold storage complex being developed in Austin, Texas. With over 280,000 SF, it will house food producers, co-packers, and logistic companies.
Before Texas ColdWorks, he was the founder and CEO of Tableaux. A manufacturer of architectural products, both for residential and commercial use. Christian holds a Bachelor of Arts from St. Edward’s University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Texas. He is an entrepreneur with experience investing and managing rental properties going back to the mid-1980s. He was the founder and president of Investors’ Street a securities day trading firm with offices in Austin, Dallas, and Miami. In the late 90s, he was Senior Business Analyst at The Capital Network (Credited with funding 100+ technology companies in central Texas) where he analyzed over 1,000 business ideas and coached hundreds of entrepreneurs and C-Level executives. Since then he has served as Advisor, Mentor & Judge for various organizations including the University of Texas Moot Corp, Texas Venture Labs, Texas Capital Network and Austin Economic Recycling Economic Development Program Reverse Pitch.
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