logo logo

Bruce Burnette Buls

Bruce Burnette Buls, American financial executive. Decorated Admiral Texas Navy.

Background

  • Buls, Bruce Burnette was born on September 14, 1930 in Rosenberg, Texas, United States. Son of Edwin Richard and Lillie Mary (Koym) Buls.

  • Education

    • Student public schools, Rosenberg.

    Career

    • Assistant cashier, comptroller Rosenberg State Bank, Texas, 1948—1955. Branch manager Universal Cork Institute of Technology Corporation, New York City, 1955—1963. Vice president North Austin State Bank, Texas, 1963—1966.

      Pres, Chief Executive Officer Mainland Bank & Trust, Texas City. President, Chairman executive committee, chairman bd, Chief Executive Officer Pioneer Casualty Insurance Company, San Antonio, 1968—1970. Vice president sales, marketing Royal Crest Homes, 1970—1975.

      Managing broker South Texas Real Estate, Seguin, 1975—1976. Comptroller, business manager Finkel Enterprises, San Antonio, 1976—1977. Executive vice president in charge commercial real estate brokerage Gill Savings Gill Companies, 1977—1985.

      Chief Executive Officer Nation Banc Finance Group, Austin, since 1986. Board director NFG Inc. Director Southwest Insurance Services, Gill Life Insurance Company.

      Director Gill Estate Planning and Business Insurance, Inc. Director Gill Managing General Agy, Inc. Instructor Institute of Finance Education.

      With United States Marine Corps, 1950-1952.

    Membership

    Member economic development steering committee Greater San Antonio Chamber of C., since 1980, member agri-bus development steering committee, since 1980, chairman area relations task force, since 1981. Precint chairman Guadalupe County Democratic Organization, 1984. County chairman Guadalupe County Democratic Party, since 1986.

    Fellow: American Management Association, Society Consumer Credit Executives. Member: NAMA, Texas Consumer Finance Association (director executive committee), San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. (life), Texas Bankers Association (officer, guest lecturer), International Credit.

    Association, Quarter-Century Club, Rotary Club (director, officer), Toastmasters Club (honorary. Designated appraiser).

    Connections

    • Married Nelda Lea (Kitty) McDaniel, March 6, 1953. Children: Richard Lloyd, Michael Bruce.
    • father: Edwin Richard Buls
    • mother: Lillie Mary (Koym) Buls
    • spouse: Nelda Lea
    • children: Richard Lloyd Buls
    • Michael Bruce Buls
    See on larger map
    Born September 14, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1948 - 1955
      Assistant, Rosenberg State Bank
      Texas, United States
    • 1948 - 1955
      comptroller, Rosenberg State Bank
      Texas, United States
    • 1955 - 1963
      branch manager, Universal Cork Institute of Technology Corporation
    • 1963 - 1966
      vice president, North Austin State Bank
      Texas, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      president, Pioneer Casualty Insurance Company
      San Antonio, Texas, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      Chairman executive, Pioneer Casualty Insurance Company
      San Antonio, Texas, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      chairman, Pioneer Casualty Insurance Company
      San Antonio, Texas, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      Chief Executive Officer, Pioneer Casualty Insurance Company
      San Antonio, Texas, United States
    • 1970 - 1975
      vice president, sales
    • 1975 - 1976
      managing broker, South Texas Real Estate
      Seguin, Texas, United States
    • 1976 - 1977
      comptroller, Finkel Enterprises
      San Antonio, Texas, United States
    • 1976 - 1977
      business manager, Finkel Enterprises
      San Antonio, Texas, United States
    • 1977 - 1985
      executive, vice president in charge commercial real estate brokerage Gill Savings Gill Companies
    • 1986
      Chief Executive Officer, Nation Banc Finance Group
      Austin, Texas, United States
    • show more ...

    Award