As Senior Vice President/Austin General Manager of The Brandt Companies, James Marek is responsible for all sales and operations in the Austin market. Overseeing the service business, James has helped grow revenue from $2 million in 2014 to $15 million in 2022. Additionally, he is responsible for key projects such as the construction of seven new distilleries for a confidential client, multiple equipment replacement projects for ICU Medical, and multiple renovations at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA).

With over 20 years of experience and 8 years of experience at Brandt, James has extensive knowledge of HVAC systems as well as leadership and business management. Additionally, he has a proven background in building high-performance teams.

James has an Associate of Applied Science in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology from Texas State Technical College and a Certificate of Management from the University of Texas at Dallas.