Texas Economic Development Leaders Meet With California Businesses

Business executives who met with Texas economic development leaders in California this week were eager to discuss the advantages of relocating to and expanding in the Lone Star State, said Robert Allen, President and CEO of the Texas Economic Development Corporation. Allen, Adriana Cruz, Executive Director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development and Tourism, […]

Shipley Do-Nut Adding 25 Locations Across Dallas-Fort Worth

Shipley Do-Nut will be opening 25 new locations throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. The Houston-based company has entered a franchise agreement with HPL Capital LLC to build locations in McKinney, Denton, Las Colinas, Coppell, Irving, Garland, Prosper, Roanoke, Rowlett and Rockwall. HPL Capital CEO Michael Poates will oversee the site selection, construction of the additional […]

Local Latino Leaders Recognized With the 2021 Maestro Award

Latino Leaders Magazine has recognized five Dallas-Fort Worth-based executives with its 2021 Maestro Award, the publication’s highest distinction. The Maestros—formerly known as the Maestro Awards Ceremony—each year gathers influential Latino leaders from across the country to celebrate various trailblazer’s achievements, success stories, and triumphs. The gala has become known as an institution in the Latino […]

The Fun Factory Back 2 da Block Party

The Fun Factory, a non profit organization, was founded by Melani and Rocket Ismail. The Fun Factory was created 2018, to serve the needs of the young creative community through music, film/television, the arts, technology and entrepreneurship. On November 25, 2021, The Fun Factory will host its first official event. The block party is a […]