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Jim Thompson Works Hard to Make Dallas Better

November 20, 2018
Jim Thompson, Dallas

Most who know Jim Thompson, Dallas businessman, know him as the founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Preston Hollow Capital, LLC (PHC). He serves his clients well, based mostly on the knowledge and exoerience he has accumulated over four decades in the financial services industry. Preston Hollow Capital is well-known in Dallas and beyond as a well-capitalized non-bank finance company that has expertise in municipal specialty finance.

From the perspective of Jim Thompson, Dallas is a special community. He sees it as his home and he is dedicated to improving the business climate in his community. Because of who he is and how he was raised, he has always believed that one of his keys to life includes giving back to his community to the extent possible. That is why, in addition to being the chairman of Preston Hollow Capital. Jim Thompson is a very active philanthropist, primarily in his Dallas community. In addition to his long-time service on the board of the Dallas Urban Debate Alliance, Jim also strongly supports Dallas-area non-profits through the Jim & Angela Thompson Foundation, which he formed for that purpose.

Jim Thompson also shows unwavering support for STEM education initiatives through his leadership and support of the Blue Sky Educational Foundation. He also has been a former Board Member of Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), which helps underserved children find legal assistance when they need it, and he has served on the boards of Angel Flight South Central and the AOPA Foundation at various times. He has also strongly support and/or served on the boards for The Family Place, and the World Craniofacial Foundation.