This quarterly luncheon series features prominent corporate leaders from around the Metroplex who bring their stories of success in business to the membership.
Thursday, May 1, 2014
"Protect yourself, your business and your family from wrongdoing in a tough world?
Today, you run the risk of getting taken advantage of by a company or individual who doesn’t have the purest of motives. Every day, award-winning newspaper columnist Dave Lieber hears from a couple of dozen North Texans with serious problems they can’t solve themselves. He shows them how to fight back in ways that are usually free and take little time. Find out how you can protect yourself and your business from wrongdoing in simple ways that are sometimes comical but almost always work.
Economic Outlook for 2014 and beyond
February 6 - Robert Dye, chief economist for Comerica Bank
May 1 - Dave Lieber, WatchDog columnist, Dallas Morning News
Committee meets the first Wednesday of each month, 8-9 am, Richardson Chamber of Commerce Office, 411 Belle Grove Dr. 75080
2014 Signature Steering Committee Tri-Chairs
Charles Hoffman, President, Insperity
|Adam Keller, Atlas Wealth Advisors|
|Chris Cantrell, Vice President Branch Sales Manager, Regions Bank|
Signature Steering Committee Members
Jeanne Hooker, Former Chairman of Board
Brad Lipton, Vice President, Maverick Commercial Real Estate
Greg Mechler, The Human Advantage
Ben Patterson, Patterson & Associates Insurance Company
Bonnie Perry, Richardson Local Proud
Elizabeth Purdy-Bergin, Vice President, Employee Benefits, Sleeper Sewell Insurance Services
Ron Taylor, Former Chairman of Board
Erik Wyse, Co-Founder, WealthStar Advisors
Economic Outlook - February 6
Featuring Rober Dye, chief economist for Comerica Bank
Mayors Forum: A New Perspective on Key Issues - October 24
Featuring Mayor Douglas Athas, City of Garland, Mayor Harry LaRosiliere, City of Plano and Mayor Laura Maczka, City of Richardson.
The exclusive story behind the George W. Bush Library - July 25
Featuring Alan C. Lowe, Executive director
"What Would You Ask a Navy Seal?" - May 23, 2013
Featuring Clint Bruce, founder and president, Trident and former Navy Seal
"Living a Life of Legacy and Commitment" - Feb. 7, 2013
Featuring Chad Hennings, Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt ll pilot, and Dallas Cowboy, commitment expert
"The Benefits of Corporate and Community Engagement" - Dec. 13, 2012
Featuring Rich Templeton, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Texas Instruments, and 2012 chairman of the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas
“Banks and Businesses: Navigating 2013 Together” - Oct. 11, 2012
Featuring Richard W. Holt, market president for Bank of America in Dallas, Norman Bagwell, chief executive officer for Bank of Texas, and Gary Mulhollen, president and CEO of Vision Bank-Texas
"The Best Sports Stories You've Never Heard" - July 12, 2012
Featuring Norm Hitzges, talk show host on "The Ticket" a weekday
show on Sports Radio 1310 am
Tribute to retiring City Manager Bill Keffer - May 3, 2012
included former Mayor John Murphy, former Richardson Chief of Police Larry Zacharias, former Mayor and Judge Ray Noah, friend Tom Clifford and brother-in-law Barry Bondurant.
"Leading Through Turbulence" Feb. 1, 2012
Featuring Dan Garton, president & CEO, American Eagle Airlines
Women In Leadership in partnership with Signature Luncheon Series - December 2011
"How Passion and Compassion have Shaped the Dallas Cowboys"
Featuring Charlotte Jones Anderson, Dallas Cowboys VP & Chairman of Salvation Army National Advisory Board
Dallas Cowboys VP & Chairman of Salvation Army National Advisory Board Charlotte Jones Anderson used her experiences with the Dallas Cowboys and her support of the Salvation Army to explain the ways passion and leadership enriches lives.
"Tier One and Why it Matters" Oct. 12, 2011
Texas House Higher Education Chairman Dan Branch and UT Dallas President David Daniel talk about the Tier One movement and what it means for Richardson and the North Texas area.
July 21, 2011 - Regional Mayors Panel Discussion
Mayors panel featuring Phil Dyer, mayor of Plano; Todd Meier, mayor of Addison; Bob Townsend, mayor of Richardson with moderator Chris Luna, MetroPCS
May 12, 2011 John McCaa
John McCaa, WFAA News anchor for the 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts. He has a unique window to watch world and local events. John brought his unique perspective on the broadcast news industry and the events that affect North Texas