Posts Tagged ‘Sabre’

DI People: Masergy Taps Parker as New CEO, Sabre Names New Exec, Tech Wildcatters Adds 2

Posted by Lance Murray

MASERGY NAMES PARKER AS ITS NEW CEO

James Parker has been named chief executive officer of Masergy, a Plano-based software-defined networking services company.

Parker succeeds Chris MacFarland, who will assume the role of executive chairman and chief technology officer at …

On Tap: Changing Perspectives Block Party, EarthxFilm & Emerging Tech Summit

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

On Tap: Tech & The Brain, Dallas Festival of Ideas & Deep Ellum Arts Festival

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Breaking the Mold: North Texas Companies to Keep On Your Innovation Radar

Posted by Sheryl Jean

More than a dozen companies operate innovation labs, test centers, or teams in North Texas — add these to your watch list.

Farmer Brothers
A coffee lab does exactly what it sounds like: Development, taste testing, quality control, and training.

Growth Summit: Biz Leaders Share Insight on AI’s Future, Corporate Innovation & More

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Access to energy, especially oil, has been the biggest driver and measure of power for the last century.

For the future, countries with easy access to big data and the ability of artificial intelligence to make sense of it in …

Sabre CEO: Standardization Leading Change in Airline Industry

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

The growth of low-cost carriers and downward pressure on airline ticket pricing are affecting the new technology landscape in the airline industry, Sean Menke, president and CEO of Southlake-based Sabre Corp. told a group of industry senior executives this week. 

Blue Star Sports Gains New CEO, Plans More Acquisitions

Posted by Jewels Clark

Blue Star Sports is on a growth spurt — again. 

The Frisco company founded to streamline the fragmented youth sports industry has acquired 19 companies from around the world since its founding last year. And, if things go as planned, …

TalentNet Live Panels Address Automation, AI in Recruitment

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

Workforce management software company TalentNet recently hosted its annual TalentNet Live recruiting conference in Dallas, showcasing the latest in recruitment tools and offering reassurance about the role of automation in the industry.

TalentNet Live began as the first Twitter chat …

Southlake-based Sabre Names Vish Saoji Chief Technology Officer

Posted by Lance Murray

Southlake-based travel technology company Sabre Corp. announced Monday that Vish Saoji has been named chief technology officer.

Saoji assumes his new role effective Sept. 5, Sabre said in a release. 

He will be charged with executing Sabre’s technology strategy that …

Personnel File: AT&T, Southwest Airlines Name New Executives

Posted by Lance Murray

Two major Dallas-based companies have announced the hiring of executives who will be charged with leading critical technology and creative components of the businesses.

AT&T Inc. has named Brian Lesser to lead and build an advertising and analytics business using …

Sabre Corp. Travel Chatbot Ready for Testing

Posted by Lance Murray

Sabre Corp., the Southlake-based travel technology company, announced this week that it has developed an AI-powered chatbot that gives users a tool to add intelligent and conversational features to their apps.

A chatbot is a computer program designed to simulate …

Sabre Welcomes Joe DiFonzo as First Chief Information Officer

Posted by Lance Murray

Southlake-based travel technology company Sabre has named Joe DiFonzo to be its first chief information officer.

DiFonzo, a 30-year veteran in technology leadership, will start his new position on Monday, and will be responsible for Sabre’s enterprise technology organization, …

Sabre Celebrates International Women’s Day

Posted by Julia Falcon

Southlake-based travel technology solutions provider Sabre celebrated International Women’s day March 8 by hosting a number of events at its headquarters. 

International Women’s Day was established to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women. This year’s theme …

Sabre Asks Travel Experts About Global Priorities in 2017

Posted by Nick Vivion

The end of any year is a natural inflection point. Whether you follow the Gregorian or Lunar calendar, the conclusion of a year lends itself to a moment of pause. Reflecting on the year naturally segues into looking ahead. With

Sabre’s Technology Gives Airlines the ‘Connected Crew’

Posted by Pranay Das

Crew management has never been a straightforward job. The ripple effect of disruptions can split crews apart, dealing a blow to any given flight’s crew manifest. Crew controllers are the wizards behind the curtain, moving the pieces as seamlessly as …

Sabre’s Fundamentals for Making Products Accessible for All

Posted by Seda Maurer

Technology and the web are ubiquitous and they rapidly advance in capabilities. As a result, people may shop for goods, order food and groceries, purchase books and music, pay their bills, or obtain higher education without having to leave their …

Signposts of Innovation: Identify, Overcome Barriers

Posted by Lance Murray

Economist Bart van Ark led a conversation about the future of innovation with Fortune 1000 leaders from Microsoft, IBM, Sabre, and Blue Cross Blue Shield at the Signposts of Innovation panel discussion Oct. 3 at the Dallas Regional Chamber offices

Signposts of Innovation: 6 Key Strategies Detailed

Posted by Lance Murray

Economist Bart van Ark led a conversation about the future of innovation with Fortune 1000 leaders from Microsoft, IBM, Sabre, and Blue Cross Blue Shield at the Signposts of Innovation panel discussion Oct. 3 at the Dallas Regional Chamber offices

Innovative Spaces: Sabre Puts Focus on User Experience

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Dallas Innovates Innovative Spaces SeriesThe Design Studio is one of the first things Sabre’s clients notice when they step inside the sprawling headquarters in Southlake. 

“Our UX team and design teams use this for their collaboration space,” Tim Enstice said. “But seeing how it’s …

Signposts of Innovation:
What Impacts Your Company?

Posted by Lance Murray

A lack of time for innovation projects is the main barrier for companies seeking to innovate in their industries, according to two-thirds of the attendees this week at the Signposts of Innovation event sponsored by the Dallas Regional Chamber.

That …