Posts Tagged ‘PwC’

The Park Effect: How Klyde Warren Park Altered the Face of Downtown

Posted by Kerry Curry

At just 5 years old, Klyde Warren Park gets plenty of credit for the transformation that has occurred around its edges — new commercial and residential development, rising rents and property values, and a growing fan base that flocks to

Survey: How U.S. CEOs Plan to Grow in 2017 and Beyond

Posted by PwC

PwC is a Dallas Innovates is Gold Founding SponsorU.S. CEO confidence has picked up and CEOs around the world are pinning their hopes for growth on the U.S. economy, according to the 2017 Global CEO Survey.

At the same time, CEOs face a new policy environment as President …

How Does DFW Measure Up as Global Business Destination?

Posted by Dave Moore

The Dallas Regional Chamber is launching a new initiative to recruit international companies to North Texas.

To that end, the Chamber has started measuring itself against other major metro areas across the globe, using 10 barometers, indices and rankings from …

Volker Staack Discusses Shift in Corporate Research Spending

Posted by Amanda Hayes

STUDY FINDS R&D DOLLARS GOING ABROAD


The secret to successful corporate research and development spending may not be in how much money is spent, but where.

Volker Staack, a principal with PwC’s strategy consulting business, Strategy&, shared this insight at …

Cristo Rey Students Make Shark Tank-style Pitches

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

PANEL OF JUDGES FROM PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS HEARS STUDENTS’ IDEAS


Twelve students at Cristo Rey Dallas College Preparatory School bravely got up in front of their classmates and teachers on April 15 and pitched their ideas, Shark Tank-style, to a panel of …

Does DFW’s Venture Capital Rank Tell the Whole Story?

Posted by Walter Bialas

PricewaterhouseCoopers recently released its MoneyTree report detailing US venture capital (VC) funding for 2015.

To my surprise, DFW did not rank very highly (only edged into the top 25 markets). While it was not a shock that we came in …

PwC Learns a few Lessons From Cristo Rey Students

Posted by Patrick Kobler

In July 2015, Cristo Rey Dallas welcomed its first freshman class. Located in the Pleasant Grove area of Southeast Dallas, the new high school exclusively serves students living near or below the federal poverty line. It is the first …