Most people 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 experience 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. According to Jim Thompson, Dallas is a special community and he likes to give back to his community as much as possible.
Besides being the chairman of Preston Hollow Capital. Jim Thompson is a very active philanthropist in his Dallas community. He formed his own foundation, the Jim & Angela Thompson Foundation, which strongly supports many Dallas-area non-profits and charities. Jim also shows unwavering support for STEM education initiatives through his leadership and support of the Blue Sky Educational Foundation, and he also has strongly supported and/or served on the boards for The Family Place, and the World Craniofacial Foundation.
Due to the fact that Jim Thompson has always expressed a strong belief in giving back, he has served as a board member for Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), which helps underserved children find legal assistance when they need it. He also has served on the boards of Angel Flight South Central and the AOPA Foundation at various times. Jim thinks Dallas is the best city in the world and he is bound and determined to make sure the city lives up to that image.