Jared Crane is the Regional Vice President, Americas East Region at Crane Worldwide Logistics, serving as a board member and individual sales contributor. Previously, Jared held Director of Business Development and Vice President of Global Sales positions within the company.
Jared has served as an Executive Advisor to the Business Operations team of the Houston Astros since November 2019. In this role, he assists in a wide variety of functions related to the operations of the Astros business. Jared is the President of the Astros Foundation, the official 501(c)(3) team charity of the Houston Astros. Also, he serves on the board of directors of Davaco, Crane Safety, and the Emancipation Park Conservancy, the non-profit 501 c3 charitable corporations established to restore, manage, and enhance the historical park located in Houston’s Third Ward.
In 2013, Jared founded Incite Energy and served as President and CEO from 2013 - 2018. Headquartered in Houston, Incite Energy is an energy brokerage and software service company serving commercial and industrial users of electricity and natural gas throughout the United States. In September 2018, Jared successfully sold assets of Incite Energy to shift his full-time focus to Crane Worldwide Logistics.
Jared’s professional experience includes corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, contract negotiations, and developing client partnerships.
Jared earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from California Lutheran University but considered himself a native Texan and Coloradan after growing up in both Houston and Boulder. Jared currently resides in Houston with his wife Adrienne, and in his free time, he enjoys playing golf, traveling, and spending time with his family.