Blog by Jim Casella

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Jim Casella is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Asset International, having joined the company as part of Austin Ventures' acquisition in January 2009. Jim has been a partner with Austin Ventures the past several years, serving as CEO-in-Residence for their Growth/Private Equity practice and focusing on business-to-business media opportunities.

As some of you read last Monday, we had quite the CIO event go down: Mary McAlister of our events team was the recipient of what turned out to be an awkwardly large kidney from my left side. Here’s a happy update.

This morning (Monday, March 7th), I’m donating a kidney to another member of the Chief Investment Officer and Asset International team.

It may seem early, but today we’re opening the nomination period for the 2016 edition of Chief Investment Officer’s Forty Under Forty.