The Star in Frisco

At 19, She Became the First Female Dickey’s BBQ Franchisee. Now She’s Opening This Bistro at The Star

by | Jan 17, 2023
Texas-born Mondi Tag was just 19 when she and her mother became the first female franchisee owners and operators for Dickey’s BBQ in Dallas. Now she's about to open something a little swankier: La Parisienne Bistro & Bar, coming to The Star in Frisco this spring. The 4,325-square-foot bistro was designed by Dubai-based Mayavian Creative Studios to offer an "elegant Parisian feel."
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Rendering of the new Business and Innovation Hub at The Star in Frisco. [Rendering: HKS]
Comerica Bank Is Building a New Business and Innovation Hub at The Star in Frisco
by | Sep 14, 2022
The hub—slated to open in late 2023 or early 2024—will house around 300 employees and offer "cross-functional collaboration" opportunities. From a balcony with views to an innovation center and tech genius bar, Comerica says the Frisco hub will complement its downtown Dallas headquarters. Extending Comerica's footprint to "one of the most desirable locations for business and innovation in the U.S." positions the bank for future success, says a Comerica EVP.
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The Last Word: John Goff on Why GameSquare Is Moving its HQ to The Star
Toronto-based GameSquare Esports acquired Frisco's Complexity Gaming in June 2021. Since launching in 2003, Complexity has won over 140 esports championships in nearly 30 games, and is headquartered at The Star in Frisco.
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The Last Word: Jordan Fisher On Becoming Part Owner/Creator at Complexity Gaming
by | Jul 18, 2022
Jordan Fisher has done everything from winning ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" to acting in "Hamilton" on Broadway to being a music artist to starring in movies like Netflix's "Work It."  Now he's going big with gaming. Fisher recently became part owner and content creator at Complexity Gaming, the esports organization headquartered at The Star in Frisco. As a part owner, he has good company: the Dallas Cowboys' Jerry Jones and investor John Goff are part owners, too.
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Dallas Cowboys Legend Turned Entrepreneur Darren Woodson Has Four Cs He Lives By

by | Sep 2, 2020
Darren Woodson is a former Dallas Cowboys safety and today a successful entrepreneur. Though his two careers have looked different, here are his words of wisdom that have gotten him through every major moment, from sitting in the locker room at the Super Bowl to founding his own company.
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Strategic Partnerships Roll Out in Advance of Complexity Gaming’s New Esports HQ: The GameStop Performance Center
by | May 17, 2019
Dallas' Complexity Gaming has a new headquarters at The Star in Frisco. Leading up to the grand opening next week, Complexity has announced a string of partnerships—with GameStop, Mamba Sports Academy, HyperX, and MillerCoors—and a brand overhaul to better align with the Dallas Cowboys.
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OpTic Founder and CEO Hector “Hecz” Rodriguez
Gaming & Esports: Driving Innovation in North Texas
Several major esports teams are relocating to the region, and have drawn major investments from some of DFW’s most notable people.
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Complexity Gaming
3 Things: Unique LED Sculpture will Brighten The Star
by | Aug 4, 2016
Leo Villareal's work, titled Volume (Frisco), will be lighting up The Star 24 hours a day. His latest creation contains 19,200 lights with 225 levels of brightness controlled by a computer program.
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