DJO North Texas Relocation

$3B company relocating HQ from California to North Texas

A global medical technologies company is relocating its corporate headquarters from California to North Texas. The latest in a steady stream of moves from California to Texas, DJO plans to move its operations from San Diego to Lewisville within the first few months of 2019, according to a release. The corporate office will be located […]

North Texas Transportation Plan

Sweeping $136 billion North Texas transportation plan gets go-ahead

The U.S. Department of Transportation has ruled that a sweeping, $136 billion transportation plan for North Texas complies with federal air quality regulations, allowing current and future transportation projects to proceed. Some of the green-lighted projects include the Cotton Belt rail corridor, State Highway 199, LBJ East, and the Southeast Connector, a $1.2 billion three-freeway […]

PGA Headquarters Frisco Relocation

Behind the deal: How the PGA landed in Frisco

About four years ago, Darrell Crall was contacted by Mark Harrison about putting a golf course in Frisco. When Crall, the chief operating officer of the Professional Golfers’ Association of America, met with Harrison, executive director of the Northern Texas Professional Golfers’ Association, the idea evolved to make a championship-caliber course. “Little did I know […]

McKesson Corp Headquarters Las Colinas

McKesson move bolsters Irving-Las Colinas’ prowess as ‘Headquarters of Headquarters’

Irving calls itself the “Headquarters of Headquarters,” and with good reason. Irving’s Las Colinas development is a magnet for Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 corporate HQs, with more headquarters per capita than any other city. On Friday, Irving reinforced its title when McKesson Corp. (NYSE: MCK), the nation’s largest pharmaceutical distributor, announced it will move […]

Dallas Family Offices

How Dallas family offices look high and low for new deals

One of Dallas’ most prominent family investment offices has found treasure in the trash business and in the sky. A special unit of Patterson Thoma, which was started in the 1980s by Dan Patterson, had been formed to look for deals outside of an increasingly crowded private equity market. The team stumbled upon opportunities that […]

Kaizen Uptown Office Tower

New tower slated for Uptown

As first reported by D CEO, Uptown Dallas is adding a new office tower. Kaizen Development Partners announced the project, called “The Link at Uptown,” this morning in a release. The project is slated for the intersection of Olive and Akard streets. The class AA tower will stand at 22 stories and include 300,000 square […]

Dallas Office Building Certification

Dallas to implement new certification system for office buildings

The city of Dallas is incorporating a new connectivity rating system for office buildings that will measure which locations provide the best technological capacity and connectivity infrastructure. Dallas is the first city in the southwest to implement Wired Certification, an international system from WiredScore, according to a release. “Dallas is already a top location for […]

Uber Elevate Air Taxis

How Uber’s air taxis could integrate with local airports

Something airports across the country will grapple with in the coming decades is integrating different transportation modes. Dallas Love Field Airport could face that challenge sooner rather than later, as one of the more unique approaches to transportation is coming to North Texas. Uber Technologies Inc. is trying to make flying taxis through its Uber […]