When the world’s largest residential real estate sales organization, Century 21, launched its Luxury Home division in Dallas’ prestigious Uptown community in 2009, it recruited Alicia Trevino to direct the new office. Among the nation’s leading real estate negotiators, Trevino is considered one of the industry’s “Top Guns.” Negotiating with major players such as HUD, Bank of America and Fannie Mae, she and her team have skillfully handled up to 700 transactions annually. …Read More
Providing quality service is one thing. Being flexible to change as the client grows, being attentive to what the client truly needs and really understanding the importance of client service excellence is what sets a company apart.
“We sincerely value our client relationships,” says Paulett Eberhart, president and CEO of CDI Corporation, a leading engineering and technology services firm. While CDI’s capabilities are world-class, instilling a client-centric, quality-focused culture is the goal of CDI’s new CEO. …Read More
Finding the right support partner skilled in the requirements and complexities of litigation or government and health care compliance can be difficult. It takes a special group of experts to overcome the challenges these industries pose.
That’s where Medical Research Consultants (MRC) comes in. MRC has talent – lots of it – with an organization filled with the industry’s most competent nurse clinicians, paralegals, records specialists, subject-matter experts and business professionals. They’re smart, …Read More
The world is filled with risk, but the portfolio doesn’t have to be. CapStar Financial LLC is accomplished at reducing risk while getting respectable returns.
Suzette Blackburn, CapStar’s managing partner, says today’s markets are rife with high-frequency trading, and that daily up-and-down action reduces growth. Investors need more upward movement tomorrow just to get back to where they were yesterday. “The frequency of movement may be the cause of your eroding …Read More
If anyone knows business communications technology, it’s Sharon Moon.
Moon began her career in the telephony industry in 1973. Always the forward-looking entrepreneur, she started her first business in 1980 and ultimately went on to establish Automated Voice & Data SolutionsTM (AVDSTM) in 1992. Her interest was in delivering value through integrated, state-of-the-art communication systems tailored to her clients’ needs.
Moon was equally interested in staying ahead …Read More
The hiring pendulum has begun to swing back since its low point in 2009. More than two-thirds of surveyed companies report extensive or moderate hiring plans. “For businesses in the market for key personnel, especially executives and high-tech professionals, the job of finding and successfully recruiting top performers just got more competitive,” says Dana Jones, founder and CEO of Luna Data Solutions (LDS), one of the fastest growing full-spectrum recruiting firms in …Read More
It comes in every color of the rainbow – and over a hundred more. It can be sliced as thin as .020 of an inch, or up to four inches. Best of all, it’s free. “At A&C Plastics, what we sell is service,” explains President Carolyn Faulk. “We throw in the plastic for free.”
It’s an unusual business philosophy – but it works.
Plastic from the Houston-based “distributors’ distributor” can be found everywhere from greenhouses to skylights, shopping malls to stadiums. It has shielded …Read More
America’s Go-to Company for High Quality Petroleum Products and Services
The seventh most intense Atlantic hurricane ever recorded was barreling towards Texas, and Sun Coast Resources was at the ready.
As it has time and again, in August 2007 the Houston-based petroleum marketer placed its emergency fueling assets and personnel in Hurricane Dean’s projected path to supply fuel to first responders, recovery and rescue agencies, and private-sector teams.
In fact, Sun Coast, which has a longstanding …Read More