Tom Connell, Industry Partner of ASID
Tom Connell, Industry Partner of ASID
Financial Director


  • BBA Finance, University of Texas at Austin
  • MBA Marketing, University of St. Thomas


  • 2014 – Present: President, M&M Carpet ; Venetian Blind Carpet One
  • 2013: Executive Advisor, Hunter Douglas
  • 1983 – 2012: Gulf Coast Window Coverings, various positions

ASID Activities

  • Member since 1980
  • Chaired Window Covering Committee for ASID Charity Bazaar- several years
  • Chapter Sponsor – numerous years
  • Golf Tournament Sponsor – several years
  • Chapter President Citation – 2007

Community/Civic Activities, Other Professional Organizations

  • Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO), Forum Committee, Forum Moderator, Mentor Program
  • Better Business Bureau (BBB), Nominating Committee
  • Greater Houston Builder’s Association (GHBA)
  • Numerous references to M&M products from our designer customers in Houston Design Resources
  • Venetian Blind-BBB Award of Distinction/10+ years/Pinnacle Award 2 years
  • Gulf Coast Window Covering – Window Fashion Magazine Fabricator of the Year