Meet The Team




Founder and Managing Principal

Mr. Casey Butaud has dedicated his entire professional career to the real estate industry. Mr. Butaud received his real estate license in 1996 after proudly serving his country in the United State Marine Corps and receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Business, with emphasis in real estate. He founded the company in 2000 and heads up the contractual matters, brokerage efforts and company operations.

Mr. Butaud continues to seek innovative marketing and investment strategies to aid our clients ever evolving needs. His philosophy for Black Label Commercial Group is to always put our customers first and assist in their unique and specific requirements. Mr. Butaud continues to work daily in the company operations.



Office Manager

Mrs. Crystal Stout started her real estate career while pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology at Texas A&M University. Over her professional career, she has completed an apprenticeship as an appraiser trainee, started her own residential real estate appraisal firm, assessed replacement cost of schools and apartments from hurricane damage, coordinated closings within the legal department of a large real estate acquisitions and development firm, and now presides as the Office Manager of Black Label Commercial Group.

Mrs. Stout oversees the daily operations of the office and administration as well as oversees all projects current and future from start to finish. Crystal’s diverse background and extensive knowledge of real estate, construction and management has shown her to be an asset to this firm.



Co-Founder and Principal

Mr. Beau Harris began his career in commercial brokerage and development ten years ago. With over $250,000,000.00 in transactions, Mr. Harris has a proven track record of success and commitment to the industry.  With extensive experience in all aspects of commercial brokerage Beau’s primary focus is on the firms build to suit and development opportunities.  Beau has cultivated relationships  with some of the top lenders, architects, engineers and general contractors in the Houston area which allows him to offer clients the expert advice and services they need when perusing build to suit and development options.

Mr. Harris has personally overseen multiple full scale developments, assisting the principals with everything from the acquisition and financing of the properties to the marketing and sales & leasing of the finished product.  Mr. Harris oversees brokerage operations as well as representing new and existing clients. Beau is a graduate of Sam Houston State University with a degree in Business Management and Political Science.  When not working, Beau enjoys spending time with his wife Jessica and their son Beckett. Contact Beau at 936-523-0483 or via email  Beau@BlackLabelCommercial,com


Jeremy Bran

Commercial Real Estate Advisor

Mr. Jeremy Bran’s business management degree and natural entrepreneurial spirit is what lead him to surpass all expectations and become a multi-million dollar agent his very first year. As a recognition of his accomplishments, he was awarded ‘Rookie of the Year’ his first year in real estate.

Jeremy is Black Label’s Commercial Real Estate Advisor and is responsible for any land, retail, office, industrial or multi-family opportunities. However, Jeremy specializes in Class B and C multi-family properties in the inner loop of Houston, specifically in the Montrose and Heights area. He has worked tirelessly to cultivate relationships with numerous local developers and investors looking to expand their portfolio or liquidate their current multi-family assets. Mr. Bran has taken properties through each investment phase; acquisition, rehab, leasing, stabilizing and selling. Jeremy resides in The Woodlands with his wife, Jenna, and their daughter, Lucy. Contact Jeremy at 281-814-0358 or via email Jeremy@BlackLabelCommercial,com


Dawn Brewer

Commercial Real Estate Advisor

Mrs. Dawn Brewer has over 15 years of experience serving the Houston Area; she started her Real Estate Career after Graduate School and by the Grace of God has achieved tremendous success in the industry. A multi-million dollar producer, Mrs. Brewer is a consistent leader with a reputation for protecting her clients, skilled negotiations, elite marketing strategies and excellent representation.

Dawn is Black Label’s Commercial Real Estate Advisor and is responsible for any land, retail, office, industrial or multi-family opportunities. When not working, Dawn enjoys spending time with her husband Jerrell, daughter Desi’ & son Jordan. Contact Dawn at  281-733-4077 or via email




Nick Lyras

Commercial Real Estate Advisor

Nick joins Black Label Commercial Group with three plus years’ experience in commercial real estate in the metro Houston market concentrating in industrial, retail and office investment, leasing and development. His broad business insight and expertise are valuable assets for our clients.  Nick graduated from two of the premier academic institutions in the country, Stuyvesant High School and Columbia University. An International Affairs major, Nick began his business career in the shipping industry excelling as a chartering broker with Bunge Corporation, and later as a competitive broker, building relationships with international traders and ship owners around the globe.  Nick later was recruited by European industrialists and investors to establish and manage a multi-faceted operation in the United States with diverse interests ranging from industrial/manufacturing R&D support, procurement and logistics, real estate investment and management, and merchant banking activities involving start-up investments in assorted businesses ranging from marine fuels brokering/ trading and shipping, to synthetic fibers and technology. Nick’s focus with Black Label is land sales & purchases, and tenant representation in retail, office & industrial. Contact Nick at 832-773-0079 or via email


NC GrNick Childs

Commercial Real Estate Advisor

In pursuit of creating a strong positive reputation in Houston, Nick Childs has worked relentlessly for the past decade to assure the satisfaction of his clients and customers. He is known for his rapid follow up and extensive knowledge in Houston’s Real Estate Market. Nick Childs has had the privilege to be invited as a guest speaker to The Katy Business Association, had his article published by “Houston’s NewComer Guide Magazine”, was the exclusive listing agent for The Four Seasons Hotel in DTH including several other merits. If you are looking for a professional who understands that a great reputation goes a lot farther than a paycheck,contact Nick  at 832-425-8346 or via email