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Tech Titans to Induct North Texas Veteran CIO into Hall of Fame

Tech industry leader Gertrude ‘Trude’ Van Horn is poised to be inducted into the distinguished Tech Titans Hall of Fame.

The outgoing CIO of Irving-based NCH Corp.—a veteran CIO with decades of IT leadership experience—will be the 12th person inaugurated into the organization’s Hall of Fame during ceremonies on Sept. 29 at the annual Tech Titans Awards presented by Dallas College....

Dallas’ Brierley+Partners Acquired by India-Based Customer Loyalty, Engagement Platform
by | Apr 5, 2023

Dallas-based Brierley+Partners has been acquired by Capillary Technologies, a global customer loyalty and customer engagement SaaS platform based in India.

Brierley+Partners is a globally recognized leader in loyalty technology, strategy, and execution....

Fort Worth-Based American Airlines Orders Up to 20 Boom Supersonic Aircraft
Nearly 30 years after the last Concorde flight, American Airlines is betting on a supersonic future. The Fort Worth-based airline has ordered up to 20 Boom Supersonic Overture aircraft, with an option to order up to 40 more. But don't book your flight yet: Denver-based Boom doesn't expect to roll its first Overture off the production line until 2025, and the first passenger flights are slated for 2029.

When they do take flight, the Overtures are expected to fly up to 80 passengers at Mach 1.7 over water, reaching destinations in as little as half the time of subsonic airliners.
Follow the Money: D.R. Horton Acquires Public Water Resources Firm, Critical Start Raises $215M, Fort Worth Biotech VC Raises New Funds, and More
by | Apr 15, 2022
What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants and acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money.

Five North Texans Make the List of the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies

by | Jul 23, 2020
The 13th annual ranking from the Women Presidents' Organization and American Express features the North Texas-based female entrepreneurs behind The Life Coach School, Buzzballz, Akorbi, Enseo, and Save Water Co.
Nina Vaca
DFW Execs Top Fastest-Growing Women-Owned, Led Companies
by | May 8, 2017
Pinnacle Group's Nina Vaca was the highest-ranking North Texas business leader on the list.