Press Advisory from the CleanTX Organization
Contact: Ryan Edwards (CleanTX Board Chair)
Brandon Cosinteno Named CleanTX Executive Director
Austin, TX – Brandon Cosinteno has been named the new Executive Director for CleanTX. Brandon comes to Austin from Idaho where he has experience as a social media and public relations manager, executive director of a nonprofit and television journalist. Brandon served on various board of directors in Southern Idaho including Southern Idaho Tourism and Southern Idaho Economic Development and was involved with community and economic development projects across the region.
CleanTX’s Board Chairman, Ryan Edwards, welcomes Brandon to the CleanTX team. Ryan says, “At this pivotal time for the cleantech industry in Texas, I am Thrilled Brandon has accepted the position of Executive Director. His accomplished leadership, social media expertise and marketing & public relations experience will ensure CleanTX continues to build strategic partnerships and to foster information exchange that will accelerate the growth of the cleantech community in Texas.”
Brandon is excited for his new role at CleanTX. “I’m looking forward to ensuring that CleanTX is the go to organization for anything and everything cleantech related as the industry continues to grow across Austin and the entire region.”
The mission of CleanTX is to accelerate the growth of the cleantech industry in Texas through information exchange, thought leadership, and strategic partnerships. Founded in 2006, CleanTX is the nonprofit economic development and professional association for cleantech in Central Texas, a $2.5 Billion industry that employs 20,000 individuals. The CleanTX community encompasses over 250 companies and an active ecosystem of entrepreneurs, nonprofits, and regional partners.
CleanTX supports cleantech innovation and adoption by: (1) Providing avenues for networking, education, and information exchange among industry and community stakeholders; (2) Facilitating strategic partnerships to launch forward-looking economic development initiatives; and (3) Promoting the growth of the cleantech industry in Texas through increased visibility, thought leadership, access to talent, and connections to local, state and national leaders. Join the CleanTX community.