Blake Byram: Veteran Developer
Blake Byram is a professional developer who lives and works in Austin, Texas. His company developed and constructed a 20,000 square foot facility for BF Goodrich Aerospace in record time, enabling Goodrich to keep its distribution agreements intact. He has performed tenant finish out projects for various companies around Austin, including the City of Austin, Weingarten Realty and Trammell Crow Company.
All told, Blake Byram’s family business has developed more than 200,000 square feet of industrial space in Austin and the surrounding area.
Blake Byram is also a skilled pilot who has been a licensed pilot for nearly a quarter of a century. He received his pilot’s license in 1992. The year before that Blake Byram entered the United States Coast Guard, where he served until 1994. He graduated at the top of his Basic Training class, for which he received an Honor Graduate ribbon. Blake Byram successfully completed the Coast Guard’s Aviation Survival Training and Close Quarter Combat training course, earning him the rating Aviation Survival Technician. Candidates train over eighteen weeks at the Coast Guard’s enlisted Aviation Survival Technician school at Coast Guard Station Elizabeth City in North Carolina.
In civilian life, Blake Byram is a scuba diver with certification from the the Professional Association of Diving Instructors. He is a member of the National Rifle Association. Blake Byram enjoys hunting, and is a lifetime member of Safari Club International, the Dallas Safari Club, and the Houston Safari Club.
Blake Byram is also a USA Football certified youth head coach. He is the head coach of a team in the Pop Warner football association.