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Business Briefs

Kanarys Closes $5 Million Funding Round, Co-Founder Mandy Price Joins Rare Class

Plus: Jacobs selected as consultant on $725 billion Saudi Arabian urban development THE LINE; Orchid Giving Circle distributes record $281,500 to 20 nonprofits.

From the Battlefield to the Boardroom

How the military careers of some of DFW’s most influential executives shape their leadership strategies.
Business Briefs

Jacobs SVP Talks Space Tech After Landing Design Contract on New Flight Training Facility

Plus: Nationwide franchise The Learning Experience is set to open eight new Dallas locations and design firm Sustainable Modular Management relocates HQ to Frisco.

The Arc of Change: An Update on DEI Efforts at North Texas Companies

The social justice movement caused business leaders to get serious about their role in effecting change. Our report digs into what's working—and the challenges that remain.

Meet the Speakers: Matrice Ellis-Kirk, Rebecca Acuña, and Steve Demetriou

They’re among the 19 leaders participating in D CEO’s annual Women’s Leadership Symposium, to be held virtually on June 23.


Nonprofit & Corporate Citizenship Awards

Finalists Announced: D CEO’s Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards 2021

In a year that called for extraordinary service, these organizations and leaders stood out.
By Mariah Terry
Women's Leadership

Speakers Announced: D CEO’s 2021 Women’s Leadership Symposium

The virtual, all-day event, held June 23, will build on the success of past programs and address the overarching theme of “A Matter of Value.”
Madhuri Andrews childhood photos
My Roots

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.
Women's Leadership

Power Trio: Arcilia Acosta, Thear Suzuki, and Tracey Doi

The influential execs are co-chairs of 2020 Women on Boards Dallas, which will host an all-star panel event on Nov. 18.

Dallas Economic Recovery Task Force Launches Initiative to Assist Struggling Businesses

Dallas business leaders Richard Fisher and Fred Perpall will chair the coalition, "Dallas Forward."
By Sofia Krusmark