Posts Tagged ‘golf’

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’

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Jennifer Saenz [Courtesy of Frito-Lay]

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

Dallas Billionaire Entrepreneur Dundon Adds NHL Team to His Portfolio

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas billionaire entrepreneur Tom Dundon has iced a deal to become the majority owner of the Carolina Hurricanes professional hockey team, adding to his growing portfolio of business and sports successes.

The team, which plays at PNC Arena in Raleigh, …

Topgolf Plans to Tee Up Dubai Entertainment Venue in 2019

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Topgolf announced that it has entered into a partnership with Dubai Golf to open a venue in the United Arab Emirates, the company’s first location in the Middle East.

The announcement comes on the heels of Topgolf’s international expansion …

Topgolf, ClubCorp Team to Step Up Golf Game

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

Topgolf, known for its interactive golf ranges, has joined forces with ClubCorp, which owns or operates hundreds of golf, country, business, and sports clubs across the U.S.

Together, the Dallas-area headquartered companies plan to boost live and virtual golfing experiences …

Is High Tech Replacing Golf Fundamentals?

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

With the Dallas-Fort Worth area in the midst of “golf-mania” — that period between the AT&T Byron Nelson in Irving, and the Dean & DeLuca Invitational at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth — a new story is brewing. Namely,