Feb. 16, 2016 by Paul Rowsey, President and CEO, Compatriot Capital

20 Qualities of a Leader

In my opinion and in no particular order, these are the essential qualities a person must develop and possess to exhibit leadership qualities and ultimately have the opportunity to become a leader. Loyalty, both from…

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Feb. 16, 2016 by TREC Staff

Looking Ahead

TREC kicked off the year at the Annual Meeting with a new look. TREC Board Chair Diane Butler, CEO of BBG, said, “Last year TREC honored its past while celebrating its 25th anniversary, so this year we want to focus…

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Feb. 15, 2016 by TREC Staff

A Look Inside HFF

Mark D. Gibson, CEO and Executive Managing Director of HFF, answers five questions about his organization. How would you describe HFF in one sentence? HFF is one of the largest commercial real estate capital…

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Feb. 12, 2016 by Alex Bjornnes, Analyst, NorthMarq Capital

Rise to the Top with this Advice

Dodge Carter of Crow Holdings Capital, Jeff Price of JLL and Jeff Swope of Champion Partners shared their experiences and advice on climbing the corporate ladder with young professionals at our annual Rising to the Top…

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Feb. 09, 2016 by John Bielamowicz, President, Biel Partners LLC

Discussion of Economic Conditions

From listening to the president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Rob Kaplan, talk about his roots and his observations about Texans and our economy, one might not guess he sits on the board of one of the…

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Feb. 08, 2016 by Robyn Porterfield and Bob Rose, Rose Porterfield Group

Act Like a CEO: Building Better Relationships

We have spent a lot of years studying personality traits, traits like assertiveness, stress resilience and of course, intelligence. Oddly enough we always tell people that your traits (or IQ) are not what matter: it’s…

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Feb. 02, 2016 by Brent Houston

Ending Homelessness: Dallas Counts

On a cold and wet January night, Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance (MDHA) volunteers fanned out across Dallas to conduct the annual Point-In-Time count and census of sheltered and unsheltered homeless persons. The census…

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Jan. 29, 2016 by TREC Staff

Pathway to Sustainability

Water is vital to AT&T. “The network that forms the core of our business requires a controlled and cooled environment,” explains Shannon Carroll, director of sustainability operations, and citizenship at the…

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Jan. 28, 2016 by Gilbert Gerst, Senior Vice President, BOK Financial

Loans that Build Community

You might think that innovation in real estate is limited to energy efficiency, faster elevators and better amenities. But for The Real Estate Council, which just celebrated 25 years of leading North Texas’ commercial…

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Jan. 22, 2016 by Hilary Lau, Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review

What’s Next for the Design District

Dallas-based Dunhill Partners isn’t known as a development company. But for nearly eight years, Dunhill President and Founder Bill Hutchinson had kept his eye on then-owner and friend Mike Ablon, whose PegasusAblon…

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