Craig Buford

Craig Buford, Buford Resources, Inc., has been in the auction, banking and ranching business for over 30 years. He has a history of making big things happen; from the organization and sale of a 30-property six-county real estate sale for the United States Federal Court in Dallas, Texas, to building a banking franchise, to rebuilding a state association of 100 community banks, to developing hundreds of top quality replacement females and managing large stocker and seed stock cattle operations. Buford has extensive banking connections in Texas and Oklahoma and is known in banking circles nationally, through serving on the boards of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, the Independent Bankers Association of Texas in Austin, Texas, and the Independent Community Bankers of America in Washington, D.C. Buford’s organizational and marketing skills benefit sellers from the planning of the sale to the successful closing. Sales include the W. B. Hinton Estate, 2,000 acre ranch in Gainesville, Texas; Oklahoma Land Rush 2010, a 30-property 6-county Oklahoma ranch sale of over 5,000 acres; Pecan Valley Ranch-426 acre purebred cattle ranch in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma; 45-acre lake with 300 acres and log home in Coleman, Oklahoma; Pecan Creek Ranch-500 acres in Byers, Oklahoma; Graham Land & Cattle Comapny-450 acres and equipment in Stratford, Oklahoma; John Beall, Jr. Race Horse Training Facility on 45 acres in Dibble, Oklahoma; Pyle Estate-750 acres in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma; ArtzPlace-a commercial office/training facility in Midwest City, Oklahoma; and David and Gloria Evans-San Bois Mountain Property-1,160 acres in Red Oak, Oklahoma.