Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 | Tower Club of Dallas.
Benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters
Sponsored by Dallas Christian College
Mr. Tom Leppert, The Mayor of Dallas, hosted the event and spoke on the state of the Dallas and North Texas economies and initiatives the city has / is taking to encourage economic growth and create jobs.
Ms. Mine Yucel, Dallas Federal Reserve Senior Economist and Mr. Bob McTeer, Former Dallas Federal Reserve Chairman, will discuss current economic conditions in Texas and nationally, near-term forecasts and issues critical to securing a sound economic future.
Mr. T. Boone Pickens, Chairman of BP Capital and Mr. Don Carty, Chairman of Virgin America, will speak on the economy, energy independence, global competitiveness and the importance of mentoring and investing in America’s Future, our children.
January is National Mentoring Month
Don Carty, Chairman of Virgin America, Porter Airlines and former Chairman of American Airlines will be inducted into the T. Boone Pickens Mentoring Hall of Fame - Presented by Bank of Texas. This award will be presented by Mr. T. Boone Pickens, world renowned financier, entrepreneur and business executive.
Moderated panel discussion expanding on the themes and ideas presented by our key speakers:
Texas Legislature –State Representative, Ken Paxton
City of Frisco –Mayor, Maher Maso
M&A Partners –Chairman, Jim Jeffries
Secor Group –Partner, Ken Smith
The National Association of Corporate Directors –Chief Knowledge Officer, Alexandra Reed Lajoux
The Dallas Christian College - President, Dusty Rubeck