Posts Tagged ‘Fast Company’

Fast Company is Searching for Applicants for This Year’s “Most Innovative Companies”

Posted by Blair Welch

Last year, two Dallas-based companies were recognized as some of the world’s most innovative and influential. Your company could represent DFW on this year’s list as wellbut time is running out to apply. 

Founded in 2008, Fast Company

DI People: Frito-Lay Exec Honored, Topgolf Names Division President, Burns & McDonnell Hires Automation Expert

Posted by Lance Murray

FAST COMPANY LISTS SAENZ OF FRITO-LAY AMONG ‘MOST CREATIVE PEOPLE IN BUSINESS’

Fast Company has included Jennifer Saenz, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Plano-based Frito-Lay, on its list of “The Most Creative People in Business 2018.”

In …

Israel’s ‘Most Innovative’ Company Has Dallas Outpost

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Neurosurgery technology company INSIGHTEC was named among the world’s “Most Innovative Companies” by Fast Company this year ranking No. 1 in the Israel sector.

While INSIGHTEC is headquartered in Israel, one of its two global offices is located in Dallas …

Innovation by Design: Fast Company Seeking Creators at Intersection of Business, Innovation & Design

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Fast Company‘s seventh annual Innovation by Design awards is currently accepting entries through May 10 with an early bird rate deadline nearing on March 22.

The contest celebrates creative work that falls into the intersection of design, business, and …

Fast Company Searching For World Changers to Honor

Posted by Heather Noel

Fast Company is seeking to honor people making a difference in its World Changing Ideas Awards. 

The second annual awards will highlight ideas, projects, or products that “have the potential to alter the lives of people and the direction of …

Dallas’ Lyda Hill Cited in Study of ‘Big Bet’ Philanthropy

Posted by Lance Murray

Donations from wealthy people can help solve problems, but many of them don’t give in major ways for a number of reasons, according to a new study that mentions the work of Dallas philanthropist Lyda Hill.

Although most of the …

7-Eleven Exec Makes Fast Company’s ‘Most Creative’ List

Posted by Heather Noel

7-Eleven’s Jesus Delgado-Jenkins has been named one of Fast Company‘s “Most Creative People in Business,” for 2017.

The business publication compiles the annual list to showcase 100 leaders from around the world who are “shaping the future of business …

Local Companies Named to ‘World’s 50 Most Innovative’ List

Posted by Julia Falcon

Two companies with ties to the Dallas area have made the Fast Company “World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies” list for 2017. The American business magazine chooses the companies based on the impacts they make in the world.

Telecom manufacturing giant …

Could Design Thinking Disrupt Higher Ed? SMU Prof Believes So

Posted by Heather Noel

Higher education is ready for a change and design thinking could be the answer, according to Southern Methodist University research professor Kate Canales. 

Canales, who spearheads the Design and Innovation Programs at SMU’s Lyle School of Engineering, told Fast Company