Posts Tagged ‘Mavericks’

CEOLink Welcomes CEOs to DFW and Spotlights South Side

Posted by    |    February 7th, 2013 at 4:34 pm

Imagine this: you’re a CEO who has recently relocated or expanded your business to DFW, and you don’t know a soul. Okay, maybe one soul, but that’s not enough to get you fully plugged in to the corporate scene. You have to start from the ground up, meet well-connected and established CEOs and businessmen and women who have lived there for years and hope to make some connections. That’s what Matthews Southwest CEO Jack Matthews had to do when he relocated from Canada to Dallas in March of 1994.

Then imagine this:  you’re a CEO who has recently relocated or expanded your business to DFW, and you don’t know a soul. So you join CEOLink, a group of DFW private sector leaders and influencers who welcome you into their network of like-minded people. Their mission: to work collectively with those who helped build it and those who will be a part of its ongoing legacy. Sounds a little easier, right?

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Dallas Mavericks Parade Through Downtown

Posted by    |    June 21st, 2011 at 10:37 am

Despite the scorcher on June 16, some 250,000 people showed up to support their Dallas Mavericks as they paraded down Victory Avenue in downtown Dallas in celebration of their NBA championship.  When I say paraded, I mean it literally.  The saying goes, “Everything is bigger in Texas.” Well, let’s just say that this celebration was BIG.

With cars of different kinds and floats decorated to theme, the Mavs road down the street in style.  Cuban led the pack in a black mustang convertible, hoisting the gold trophy over his head. And without a doubt, Dirk Nowitzki was the center of attention with his loyal fans yelling “M-V-P!” as he passed by.

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