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Dallas 500

Meet the Dallas 500: Alvaro Luque

The president and CEO of Avocados From Mexico talks about the impact of a Super Bowl commercial, his passion for cooking, his key leadership strategies, and much more.

Dallas Advertising Firm Pulls Back the Curtain on Its Three Super Bowl LVII Commercials

LERMA/ Agency is the first in Dallas to score three different spots for the big game. Founder and CEO Pedro Lerma is looking to become the creative beacon for the entire Southwest.

Alvaro Luque Brings Costa Rica and Texas Together

The Avocados From Mexico president describes his Costa Rican upbringing and why America has been key to his career.
By As told to Chris Goodwin
Mimi Crume Sterling (center) celebrates the holidays with her two brothers, Barry (right) and T.J. (left) in 1980.

Executive Holidays: Mimi Crume Sterling, Al Montoya, Kit Sawers, and More

Area CEOs share their favorite memories, wish-list items, and New Year’s resolutions.

Recap: Finance Leaders Share Insights on Growth, Talent Retention, and the North Texas Market

D CEO was joined by CFOs from Avocados From Mexico, ESRP Real Estate Services, and Siemens Digital Industries Software.
By Jencie Tomasek


My Roots

Avocados From Mexico Executive Miguel Molina on How Dreaming Big Brought Him to America

Molina thought he might join the small family business in Mexico, but today leads an organization that represents 30,000 avocado growers.
Business Briefs

Avocados From Mexico CEO Alvaro Luque Talks New Marketing Campaign and Super Bowl Ad

Plus: Lyda Hill gets in on the Super Bowl commercial action; powersports lending company Octane moves into new DFW office; NuVinAir Global grows franchise presence into DFW; and more.
Innovation Awards

78 North Texans Who Are Shaping the Future

Get to know the finalists in the 2022 Innovation Awards, brought to you by D CEO and Dallas Innovates. Winners will be revealed Jan. 12.
Business Briefs

Avocados From Mexico’s President and CEO Previews Upcoming Super Bowl Ad Campaign

Plus: Sun Holdings CEO speaks on new business vertical; Avantax's acquisition of Warner Finance set to accelerate growth; and more.
Personnel Moves

Dunaway Promotes Former VP of Operations to COO Role

Plus, Southwestern Health Resources adds two to its C-Suite, Cinemark welcomes a new CFO, Munsch Hardt adds new shareholder, and more.
By Preston Rios