D CEO April 2021
How Michael Sorrell is Remaking Education at Paul Quinn
While students have continued learning off campus, the Paul Quinn College president has jumped on the opportunity to transform the school, creating a new model for higher-ed.
The Leaders and Projects Driving North Texas’ Resilient Commercial Real Estate Market
In a year of unprecedented challenges, the Dallas-Fort Worth real estate community powered through with notable projects and deals.
Shawn Todd Named Winner of D CEO’s 2021 Pioneer Award
He tackled the largest historic renovation in the state, transformed a historic U.S. Post Office into luxury apartments, and created downtown’s East Quarter.
Kanarys CEO Mandy Price Brings Data to DEI Efforts
The Harvard grad left her law career to help companies with diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies that have real impact.
Meet the Dallas 500: Dallas Cowboys CFO Thomas Walker
Juggling it all for the Jones family—from oil and gas to logistics and technology—Walker says his mother will always be his greatest inspiration.
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Why Australian Entrepreneur Daniella Menachemson Moved to Dallas to Grow Her Company
Launched in 2019, StyleNations lets hospitality clients customize fabrics and finishes for commercial furniture.
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On The Table: After Eight Years in the Wilderness, Doug Michel Found His Tribe
The incoming president of Entrepreneur’s Organization says the peer-to-peer network has been critical to his success.
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Trade Troubles in Texas
The export king will keep its crown, but will the economy lose a growth engine?
On Topic: DFW Business Leaders Share The Best Business Advice They Received
From picking a boss over a job to being courageous about speaking up, executives with T-Mobile, EY, and Vistra Corp. share some sage advice.
Tax Advice for a New Administration
Legal tax experts Brady Cox and Jason Freeman offer personal and corporate guidance ahead of potential legislative changes.
Solv CEO Megan Dimmer Describes Her Fashion as Urban Classic
As the daughter of a fashion design professor, she got early lessons in textiles and style.
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7 Books Recommended by Highly Successful DFW Execs
NTT Data’s Bob Pryor on looking beyond gut instincts, University of Dallas’ Brett J. L. Landry on creating your “leap,” and more.
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Five Must-Visit Austin Resorts
Dallas leadership development guru Beverley Wright finds there’s no need to travel a great distance for luxurious R&R.
My Roots: Jacobs Executive Madhuri Andrews Left India With $500 to Pursue Higher Education in the U.S.
Now the Chief Digital and Information Officer for the engineering firm, she paved her way cleaning houses, driving a shuttle bus, and working as a security guard.
Early Influencers: William Caruth Was Dallas’ Original Real Estate King
Uptown, Highland Park, University Park, and NorthPark Center all used to be part of the his family’s farm—sales that banked him one of the largest fortunes in the South.