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Texas’ Only Honoree, Galleria Dallas Wins Three 2022 International Shopping Center Awards

by | May 25, 2022
The ICSC MAXIs recognize innovation and creativity in retail marketing. Galleria Dallas took home the Gold for its Instagram playground experience POP!, along with two other awards.

Of the 59 awards presented this year, the Galleria was the only Texas shopping center honored.
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Frisco’s New Firefly Park Development Gets Dream Hotel As Anchor
by | May 25, 2022
Slated to break ground next year, Firefly Park will add "a significantly different, cool vibe to Frisco," says the city's mayor. Developer Kyle Wilks of Wilks Development hired Amsterdam-based UNStudio to develop the master plan in collaboration with Sasaki Associates.

That European influence is showing up in the 230-acre project's walkable, park-laden layout—and in the architecture's future-forward look. The Dream Hotel will be designed with hints of the region, with a design philosophy “both surreal and contemporarily chic."
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dallas innovates tech and innovation news updates: what's new and next in dallas fort worth
ICYMI: What’s New and Next in Dallas-Fort Worth Innovation Today
Jacobs builds robot to collect debris from Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant; SUCCESS Space co-working comes to Flower Mound; cybersecurity center finds a home in Cypress Waters; Flytrex adds ice cream to its drone deliveries in Granbury; and more stories from North Texas.
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The Last Word: Celebrating Ballet Folklorico’s Anita N. Martinez
Read “who said what” in our roundup of quotes about all things North Texas, including o9 Solutions' Chakri Gottemukkala; StackPath's Brandon Carter; Caterpillar's Jason Kaiser; Aurora's Sterling Anderson; Geoforce's James MacLean; and more.
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‘The Future of the Office is Flex’: WorkSuites Makes its First Expansion Outside of Texas

by | May 24, 2022
Dallas-based WorkSuites is opening two new coworking facilities in the Atlanta area, added to the 21 locations it now operates in North Texas and metro Houston. Founder and CEO Flip Howard says more locations are coming in the Atlanta region, and WorkSuites is looking for locations in Phoenix, too. “Everybody knows that the future of office is flex,” he told Dallas Innovates. “Every (location) that we've opened has filled up faster than they used to.”
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From right: DRC's Jorge Varela (far right) moderated a panel of industry experts including biotech C-level executive Hua Tu, Health Wildcatters CEO and co-founder Hubert Zajicek, and LH Capital Director Matt Crommett.
‘From a Trickle to a Waterfall’: How Biotech’s Flow is Growing in DFW
by | May 24, 2022
"It takes time" to establish a track record, Jorge Varela says, and the region is starting to see a series of biotech successes and spinoffs that will elevate the region's profile as a biotech hub.

According to a panel of experts at Urban Land Institute's 2022 spring meeting, here are factors drawing biotech to DFW.
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Local Investors Anurag Jain and Ross Perot Jr. Help Bring Major League Cricket to North Texas and Beyond
by | May 23, 2022
The investors joined Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and others committing a total of $120 million to the MLC. Noted sports architect HKS is designing a "world-class" Major League Cricket stadium in Grand Prairie. Upon completion early next year, it's expected to be the leading venue for cricket in the U.S., the MLC says.
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CBRE new executive leadership roles
CBRE Makes 5 Internal Leadership Moves Across Key Business Units
by | May 23, 2022
CBRE President and CEO Bob Sulentic said the new responsibilities "play to each executive’s unique strengths and capitalize on their outstanding track records of driving growth and excellence."
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