Chief Executive Officer
Valerie Freeman is a cofounder and CEO of BravoTECH.
She is widely recognized for her contributions and leadership within the Women Business Enterprise and women in technology communities.
Valerie was named “Outstanding Business Leader” by Northwood University; inducted into the Women’s Business Enterprise Hall of Fame; received the Athena Award from the Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce; the “Real Girls, Real Women” award from the Girl Scouts of NE Texas; and honored as one of the 25 most influential women in business by the Dallas Business Journal. Valerie is also a founder and Board member of ANSERTEAM, LLC, a national staffing company and the Texas Women Ventures Fund. She is CEO of Freeman Leonard, which provides on-demand marketing and creative solutions to business.
Andrew C. Jackson
Andrew Jackson is a cofounder and president of BravoTECH.
He has been building and managing tech staffing companies for more than 30 years.
Andrew is a recognized leader in the business community in Dallas and beyond. He is President of the Board for TechServe Alliance, the premier national association for IT and engineering staffing firms. He currently leads the Society for Information Management’s (SIM) new chapter development initiative and is a past member of the national and DFW SIM boards. Andrew is a past chairperson for the Executive Connections Tech SIG, the Dallas and Fort Worth chapters of The Texas Association of Business, The National Multiple Sclerosis Society and The National Kidney Foundation.
Andrew received the Partners in Professionalism Award from the Association of Information Technology Professionals; was inducted into Illinois State University’s College of Business Hall of Fame; was honored as a Healthcare Hero by the Alliance for Healthcare Excellence; and was a nominee for the Metroplex Technology Business Council Tech Titans award.
Chief Operating Officer
Robert Duhon oversees the daily operations of BravoTECH. He has a proven track record of success supporting small, medium and Fortune 500 clients.
As Chief Operating Officer, Rob manages all aspects of BravoTECH’s sales, recruiting and customer service efforts.
He joined the company in 2017 as managing director and has been instrumental in helping BravoTECH achieve rapid growth while improving both client and employee retention. Rob has more than 15 years of experience supporting Fortune 500 clients and leading his teams to become customer-focused industry leaders.
Vice President Strategic Accounts
As Vice President of Strategic Accounts, Kristen partners with our clients to define their IT resources strategy and support their human capital management initiatives. As a member of the BravoTECH team for 20 years, she understands every aspect of the business and has been instrumental in the company’s growth and success.
BravoTECH has worked with us through the years to refine our hiring process, both giving and taking advice, and both suggesting changes to our processes and adapting to some of our own hard-and-fast rules for recruiting. The BravoTECH team works tirelessly to maintain productive relationships with all of our hiring managers. They have placed over a hundred of qualified candidates, from contractors to FTEs.