Cypress Waters

Lightbeam Health Solutions Completes Its HQ Move to Cypress Waters

by | Sep 13, 2023
Lightbeam said its new HQ in Cypress Waters increases its Dallas footprint by 50% and adds a wide range of new features and amenities—including open collaboration areas, standing desks for every teammate, on-site self-care stations, a "Lightbeam Lounge," and more.
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The Last Word: Lucy Billingsley on Boosting Amenities at the Cypress Waters Development
by | Jun 5, 2023
The 1,000-acre Cypress Waters development built around North Lake in far northwest Dallas is already packed with amenities, from a free lunch shuttle to on-site fitness centers to outdoor ping-pong tables. There are also free yoga and boot camp classes plus restaurants and retail at The Sound that jut right out over the lake, and a new 9-hole putting green. But even more amenities are on the way, Lucy Billingsley tells the Dallas Morning News.
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DRC Life Science Economic Development Guide Website
Dallas Regional Chamber Launches Life Science Recruitment Campaign
The campaign builds on the region's thriving tech sector as the foundation of Dallas-Fort Worth's growing biotech and life science ecosystem. “What we’re seeing now is the cumulative effect of convergence across industries—and that gives DFW an edge," says Mike Rosa, the DRC's economic development chief.

The DRC's new VP of Economic Development, Kelly Cloud, is spearheading efforts to attract startups and established life science companies to Dallas-Fort Worth.
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Cypress Waters' developer Lucy Billingsley
Texas Woman’s University to Honor Lucy Billingsley with Dykes Leadership Award
by | Feb 21, 2023

Noted Dallas developer Lucy Billingsley will receive the 2023 Virginia Chandler Dykes Leadership Award at the Texas Woman’s University Dallas Leadership Luncheon on March 22.

The award recognized Billingsley’s years of setting a high bar as a commercial real estate developer, business owner, and model of civic engagement, Texas Woman’s said....

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Ascent Solutions To Launch a Global Cybersecurity Think Tank in Cypress Waters

by | Jun 6, 2022
Minneapolis-based startup Ascent Solutions recently announced it has chosen Cypress Waters in Coppell for its new 33,000-square-foot "cybersecurity epicenter." The center will house secure areas for cyber investigation, automation, and intelligence. But it will also feature a nationally scaled cyber apprenticeship program and serve as a think tank to drive thought leadership in the industry.

CEO JD Harris tells Dallas Innovates the center will be a place for "cyber professionals to gather to share important ideas, pilot critical technologies, and test many new security processes, systems, and workflows."
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Dallas’ Lupagen Aims To Change the Way Cancer, Other Disorders Are Treated
by | Jun 2, 2022
Instead of shipping a patient's blood to a lab for customized cell therapy, Lupagen does the procedure "in vivo," using a dialysis-like treatment at the patient's bedside. Now it's collaborating with Umoja Biopharma to use its drug-delivery tech to place targeted immunotherapies in patients.

“We're able to deliver different types of gene therapies in a closed system," Lupagen's CEO says, calling the tech a "bridge to the future."
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Innovative Spaces: Omni Logistics Opens New Dallas HQ
by | May 23, 2022
Omni Logistics' new 52,000 square foot headquarters in the Cypress Waters development "strikes a balance between collaboration and privacy," the company says. Its 85 Dallas-based employees have a semi-open seating plan, outdoor decks for collaborating and socializing, and "wellness rooms" for nursing babies or chilling out. And oh yes—lots of high-tech business features, too.

Designed by HKS Architects, the new HQ will be 100% renewable energy-powered, the company says.
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Renderings from left: Frisco Station, Cypress Waters, CityLine
Evolutionary Vision: Leaders of Top North Texas Mixed-Use Developments Reveal What It Takes to Mark Success Across Decades
by | Feb 21, 2022
Robert Folzenlogen, Lucy Billingsley, and Michael Alost tell us what it takes to build a future-proof place for people and companies.

Their mixed-use developments—Frisco Station, Cypress Waters, and CityLIne—each started with a bold vision. A great location and North Texas' "transactional efficiency" didn't hurt. 
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Smoothie King

Smoothie King’s CEO on ‘Smoothies With a Purpose,’ Backing Into Solutions, and Work-Life Balance

by | Nov 4, 2018
Wan Kim talks about the company's relocation to Irving and how Smoothie King aims to become an integral part of your' fitness and health with a mix of new ideas such as the Cleaner Blending Initiative.
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The New Frontiers:
DFW Companies Leading the Charge
by | Jan 26, 2018
Gartner has announced the top tech trends for 2018. Here’s a quick glance at the Dallas-Fort Worth companies leading the charge in each arena.
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Cypress Waters: Embracing the Great Outdoors
by | Jan 1, 2016

This package was originally published in Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review.

In the late 1970s, North Lake was a popular fishing spot. In the late ’80s and early ’90s, its southern shore served as a park....

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Cypress Waters: Educating for the Future
by | Jan 1, 2016

This package was originally published in Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review.

Students at Coppell ISD’s newest school, Richard J. Lee Elementary, are guaranteed to get an education experience unlike any other in North Texas....

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Cypress Waters: A New Multifamily Paradigm

by | Jan 1, 2016

This package was originally published in Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review.

After Billingsley Co. pieced together the land acquisitions for Cypress Waters, and brought in utilities and other infrastructure to support the project, one of the first development targets was multifamily. And these weren’t just going to be any old apartments....

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Nearly 900,000 square feet of office space has been built or is under construction at Cypress Waters.
Cypress Waters: Workplace of the Future
by | Jan 1, 2016

This package was originally published in Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review.

Billingsley Co. was so confident the demand would be there for office space in Cypress Waters, the company decided to kick off construction on a speculative basis....

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Cypress Waters: Nation Building
by | Jan 1, 2016

This package was originally published in Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review.

One of the first companies to catch the vision for Cypress Waters was Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc.,...

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Cypress Waters: Creating a Lakeside Legacy
by | Jan 1, 2016

This package was originally published in Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review.

Developer Lucy Billingsley and her husband, Henry, first began eyeing land around North Lake in the 1990s....

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