Two Dallas-Area Tech Firms Getting Acquired by French Company

A couple of local Dallas-area firms are joining an international technology company out of Europe. Paris-based Atos landed a deal to acquire Plano’s Visual BI, which focuses on data analytics and provides partner services for companies such as Microsoft. Also, the French company said it has an agreement for Irving’s Nimbix, a high-performance computing cloud […]

Credit Union Takes New Office in Las Colinas, Creating 300 Jobs

Virginia-based PenFed Credit Union has signed a 30,000-square-foot lease in Las Colinas, where it plans to hire up to 300 people. The company is leasing the entire fifth floor at Las Colinas Highlands, a seven-story, 200,000-square-foot office building. Located at 6191 N. State Highway 161, the building features large conference and training room space, a […]

Raveen Arora of Irving has been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize

Raveen Arora was born and raised in the slums of Calcutta, India. As a refugee, he would walk three miles to a ration shop for staples like flour and milk, which his mother would dilute with water. Later, he realized the ration shop “was not just dispensing food, they were dispensing poverty.” His childhood in […]