All Press Releases for November 09, 2023

Tom Braden has been Inducted into the Prestigious Marquis Who's Who Biographical Registry

Mr. Tom Braden has been recognized for his leadership expertise as the vice president of information technology at Indiana Mills & Manufacturing Inc.

Mr. Braden is exceptionally knowledgeable of advanced wide-area networking, which involves connecting different plants and sites into one global network and cybersecurity

    WESTFIELD, IN, November 09, 2023 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Tom Braden has been inducted into Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

A leader in the information technology sector for over 25 years, Mr. Braden is the vice president of information technology at Indiana Mills & Manufacturing Inc. (IMMI). Joining the organization in 2014, he oversees the department's strategic vision and direction, ensuring that the company remains at the forefront of the ever-evolving technology landscape, especially as it relates to cybersecurity. Moreover, Mr. Braden places a significant emphasis on his team's professional growth, requiring them to acquire at least one tactical certification or ongoing education credits.

Based in Westfield, Indiana, IMMI has operations in five countries. Recognized as an employee-owned manufacturer of vehicle safety products, the company produces seat belts, child seats, bus seats, and other vehicle safety products. He initially joined IMMI in 2014 as a manager of information technology operations before being promoted to his present position. Looking toward future goals, Mr. Braden remains steadfast about aiding the organization in its ambitious objective of doubling in size. This venture will entail supporting its merger and acquisition efforts and ensuring the seamless integration of new acquisitions while upholding stringent data security measures.

Experienced in all facets of the industry, Mr. Braden is exceptionally knowledgeable of advanced wide-area networking, which involves connecting different plants and sites into one global network and cybersecurity. Before joining IMMI, he was employed by Aunt Millie's Bakeries in Fort Wayne, Indiana, as a senior network administrator from 2006 to 2007 and as the director of enterprise technology from 2007 to 2014. Mr. Braden also found success as an information systems integrator at Partners 1st Federal Credit Union in Fort Wayne between 2001 and 2006.

In addition to his primary career objectives, Mr. Braden authored an article via LinkedIn Publishing in 2019 titled 'Implementation of a Software-Defined Wide Area Network for Multi-Cloud Environments.'

Active in his local community, Mr. Braden has been volunteering to support several Westfield High School programs since 2020. He is also engaged in the Real Men Wear Pink campaign through the American Cancer Society.

Having honorably served his country, Mr. Braden was a first lieutenant and platoon leader in the U.S. Army National Guard between 1996 and 2006. He was assigned to the 76th Infantry Brigade, 38th Infantry Division.

Mr. Braden is a 1990 graduate of DePauw University, having earned a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and international business. Continuing his studies, he completed coursework in information technology and certification courses at Unitek College in 2015, followed by a Master of Science in information technology management from the college of information technology at Western Governors University in 2019. Additionally, Mr. Braden has completed approximately two dozen certifications in his field through Cisco, Microsoft, Apple, and other organizations between 2008 and 2021. He is pursuing a postgraduate course in executive leadership at Harvard University to enhance his profession further. He also plans to garner a doctorate in information technology management, beginning in the spring of 2024.

As a prominent member of his business community, Mr. Braden is affiliated with the IEEE Computer Society, the Association of Computing Professionals, the Association for Computing Machinery, and, among others, the Society for Information Management.

As a testament to his success, Mr. Braden has been recognized with several accolades, including two prestigious Chief Technology Officer of the Year Awards in 2019 and 2020 from the Indianapolis Business Journal and TechPoint. He was also decorated with a U.S. Army Achievement Medal and two U.S. Army Achievement Awards.

About Marquis Who's Who®:
Since 1899, when A. N. Marquis printed the First Edition of Who's Who in America®, Marquis Who's Who® has chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor, including politics, business, medicine, law, education, art, religion and entertainment. Marquis celebrates its 125th anniversary in 2023, and Who's Who in America® remains an essential biographical source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms around the world. Marquis® publications may be visited at the official Marquis Who's Who® website at

# # #

Contact Information

-- --
Marquis Who's Who Ventures LLC
Uniondale, NY
Voice: 844-394-6946
E-Mail: Email Us Here
Website: Visit Our Website
Follow Us: