DirectorMr. Chase joined our Board in January 2021. He is currently owner, Chairman & CEO of ChaseSource LP, a staffing, facilities management and real estate development firm, that is recognized as one of the nation’s largest minority-owned businesses. He is also a principal owner of the Marriot Hotel at GBI. Previous successful ventures included Chase Radio Partners, Cricket Wireless and ChaseCom. Additionally, he teaches courses at the University of Houston on contracts, entrepreneurship, communications law, and race and American law. He currently also serves on the boards of Nabors Industries, Cullen Frost Bank, The Plaza Group and Joule Processing Corp. He is on the Board of several Houston-area non-profits such as Greater Houston Partnership, UT School of Architecture, Texas Medical Center, Houston Zoo Development and others and he has served as Deputy Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas amongst others. An honors graduate of Harvard College, Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School. He has received numerous Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.
The Board has concluded that Mr. Chase should be a director of the Company because of his demonstrated entrepreneurial experience, wide range of business and legal background and ability to operate in both private and public sectors