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Spotlight – Holly Hall, President/Partner, HPD Architecture

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – Holly Hall isn’t afraid of the word “no.” Or change. Or what others think. Or what the future holds when it’s uncertain. Instead, she embraces it as an adventure. Hall earned two degrees, pursued a career in the male-dominated field of architecture and started – and sustained – her own firm in a blistering economy. Now, true to form, she’s enthusiastic about her next challenge: Reimagining what she wants HPD Ar...

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05/26/2016 19:52:00 | Viewed: 0
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Spotlight – Daryl Bowen, President, Taurus Commercial Inc., Dallas

DALLAS – The characteristics of the zodiac sign Taurus include practicality, reliability and an eye for beauty, which made Taurus Commercial Inc. the perfect name for Daryl Bowen’s general contracting company. It also speaks volumes about how the May-born Bowen approaches both his work and his free time. Whether Bowen is building one-of-a-kind projects or sailing the seas, he can be counted on to make sure he approaches it with practicality a...

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04/27/2016 19:06:00 | Viewed: 0
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Spotlight – Kevin Butler, President/Partner, Merrick Butler, Vice President/Partner, Butler and Butler Construction/Butler Masonry, Lancaster, TX

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – Brothers Kevin and Merrick Butler have masonry and construction in their bloodline, thanks to observing their father run his own masonry business. After reestablishing that company for themselves, they now are celebrating Butler & Butler Construction/Butler Masonry’s 10-year anniversary with a blow-out party, and a look back on how it all started....

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04/01/2016 15:33:00 | Viewed: 0
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Spotlight – Samentha Tiller, President, DMI Technologies, Inc., Fort Worth

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – When Samentha Tiller left a struggling company and 47 co-workers resigned too so they could work for her, it spoke volumes about their confidence in her. Tiller has worked hard not to let them down. For more than a decade, the former farm girl has put her work ethic to the test as she has built DMI Technologies from the ground up. As her staff has doubled and her locations have tripled, she has learned to let go and trust ot...

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02/26/2016 17:19:00 | Viewed: 0
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Spotlight – Jeff McBrayer, President, ATMAC Mechanical

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – A heart for service is what led former accountant Jeff McBrayer to leave the fast track of corporate accounting and lead a North Texas mechanical contracting company to be “Service at Work.” Nearly 11 years later, the president of ATMAC Mechanical LLP reflects on lessons learned and the team that helps him get it done....

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02/02/2016 16:23:00 | Viewed: 0
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Spotlight – Henry Yiu, President Kathy Dress, Partner, PDI Group, Dallas, PDI Green Technology (DBA), Dallas PDI Electrical (DBA), Dallas PDI Expert Steel (DBA), Venus

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – Before Henry Yiu and Kathy Dress defined the American dream together, they defined it for themselves, each on a different journey through immigration and success in America. Now, with a few construction-related companies to their credit, they are helping others who have similar journeys behind them and in front of them....

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12/30/2015 17:08:00 | Viewed: 0
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Legal - Assessing impact of Houston’s overhaul of Floodplains Building Regulation

Houston - On April 4, 2018, the Houston City Council voted to significantly overhaul regulations on building within the 100- and 500-year floodplains. The proposal to amend Chapter 19 of the City of Houston Code of Ordinances, the City’s Floodplain Regulation Ordinance, was first introduced in late January and was specifically fast-tracked through the ordinance revision process. Several groups voiced concerns about the unintended consequences o...

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Accounting - For retirement-minded contractors, ESOPs offer benefits worth consideringFor retirement-minded contractors, ESOPs offer benefits worth considering

SAN ANTONIO - For some construction company owners ready to retire, selling their business to outsiders or passing it down to relatives seems the easiest and fastest way out the door. There is another option, however, that is growing in popularity: selling the business to employees by means of an employee stock option plan (ESOP). Although not appropriate for every construction company, an ESOP carries several inherent advantages, including the a...

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Wanted: YOU

AUSTIN - Workforce shortages! The need for more skilled tradespeople! Bring back the trades to the schools!...

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - A change in direction

Houston - In addition to his role as president of CFI Mechanical Inc., Chuck Fell served as the president of the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) in 2014 through 2015. He continues to attend and serve as a past president of the association....

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0