chief operating officer

Dallas Arboretum Leader Tapped as Kaleidoscope Park Executive Director

by | May 17, 2024
Shawn Jackson served at the Arboretum for more than a decade in a variety of roles, most recently as chief operating officer and interim CEO. She will begin her new role at Frisco's Kaleidoscope Park on May 28.
Pharmaceutical Strategies Group Adds to Its Leadership Team
by | May 10, 2024
Mike Sackett has been added as SVP of financial analytics, procurement, and consulting strategy and Rebekah Gregg has been promoted to chief operating officer.
Executive Reshuffle: Toyota Motor North America Taps Execs for New Roles as COO and Chief Strategy Officer
by | May 1, 2024
The changes are designed to "drive continued growth, advance its commitment to vehicle electrification, and prepare for the future of mobility."
CBRE Announces Leadership Moves in 2 Real Estate Services Segments
by | Apr 5, 2024

Dallas-based real estate services company CBRE Group Inc.’s Chief Operating Officer Vikram Kohli will assume direct oversight of the company’s two real estate services business segments — Advisory Services and Global Workplace Solutions (GWS), the company announced....


TechFW Appoints Longtime Entrepreneur as CEO to Lead Innovative Growth

by | Mar 8, 2024

TechFW, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering innovation and empowering technology entrepreneurs, has named veteran entrepreneur Ryan Brown as its new chief executive officer.

According to TechFW, Brown has extensive experience as an entrepreneur in various industries, including aerospace and defense, and has led company growth and executive leadership within real estate, finance, nonprofits, and events....

Dallas-Based Global Specialty Materials Co. ATI Elects New President and CEO
by | Feb 23, 2024
Kimberley Fields will succeed Robert S. Wetherbee, who will become executive chairman, according to aerospace and defense leader ATI. Fields has served as chief operating officer since 2022 and became president in July 2023.
Ultravision LED Solutions Names New COO
by | Feb 9, 2024
Warren Gold brings more than 15 years of executive operations leadership to his new position at the Farmers Branch-based company. A former combat medic in the U.S. Army, he's formerly had roles at Overhead Door Corp. and Starbucks Coffee Co.
Triumph Taps Longtime Exec as EVP/Chief Operating Officer of Factoring Division
by | Feb 2, 2024
In her new position, Kim Fisk will use her extensive experience and expertise to drive the Dallas-based company's growth and success as she continues to report to Tim Valdez, president of Triumph’s factoring division.

Copart Inc. Bolsters C-Suite with Four Executive Moves

by | Jan 19, 2024

Dallas-based Copart Inc., a global leader in online vehicle auctions, announced three new members of its senior executive leadership team: Chief Marketing Officer David (Dave) Kang, Chief Product Officer Neel Madhvani, and Chief Operating Officer Hessel Verhage.

In addition, Stephen (Steve) Powers, who has been COO since October 2020, will assume the role of chief business development officer after leading a transition of operational responsibilities to Verage....

Richardson’s NuZee Appoints New President/Chief Operating Officer
by | Dec 14, 2023
Randell Weaver will be responsible for all U.S. operations. He joined the company in August as chief financial officer and will also continue to serve in that role, the coffee co-packing and tech company said.
TGI Fridays Appoints New U.S. President & COO and President of Int’l Markets & CFO
by | Dec 14, 2023
Both execs will report to CEO Weldon Spangler as the company continues to implement a growth plan to revitalize the iconic brand globally. The moves come about a month after the casual dining chain appointed Spangler, a longtime board member and seasoned restaurant executive, as its new CEO.
Novatae Risk Group Adds Veteran Executive as COO
by | Nov 10, 2023
Von Breaux brings more than 35 years of leadership experience in the insurance industry across executive management, agency operations and administration, mergers and acquisitions, regional and national sales management, and business development and marketing.

BuDhaGirl Appoints First President and Chief Operating Officer for Its Dallas-Based Luxe Lifestyle Jewelry Brand

by | Oct 6, 2023

Susan Alvarez has stepped into a pivotal role at BuDhaGirl LLC, taking the reins as its first president and chief operating officer. The Dallas-based luxury lifestyle brand, known for its iconic “All-Weather Bangles,” aims to amplify the growth of the innovative jewelry brand known for its mindfulness principles.

It’s a strategic move that BuDhaGirl said underscores its commitment to expedite growth and operational excellence in the industry....

Industry Veteran Joins Goodnight Midstream as President, Chief Operating Officer
by | Sep 29, 2023

Matthew Osborn has joined Dallas-based Goodnight Midstream LLC as president and chief operating officer of the Tailwater Capital LLC portfolio company, a leading provider of produced water handling services in Permian Basin, Bakken, and Eagle Ford....

Keurig Dr Pepper Appoints Veteran CPG Exec as COO, Says He’ll Assume CEO Role in Q2 2024
by | Sep 22, 2023
The company, with headquarters in Frisco and Burlington, Massachusetts, said Tim Cofer will join KDP on Nov. 6 and will work alongside current Chairman and CEO Bob Gamgort while in a COO capacity, with a planned transition to CEO in the second quarter of 2024.

After the transition, Gamgort will become executive chairman of Keurig Dr Pepper.
Arlington-Based Homebuilding Giant D.R. Horton Names New President/CEO
by | Sep 21, 2023
D.R. Horton has been the nation's largest homebuilder by volume since 2002 and has closed more than 1 million homes in its 45-year history. The company's Co-COO, Paul J. Romanowski, has been promoted to president and CEO, replacing David V. Auld, who will transition to executive vice chair of the board.