TEXAS RANGERS ANNOUNCE FRONT OFFICE PROMOTIONS
Fort Worth Country Day has named Alexis Stern as the next leader of its Bass Upper School, effective July 1, 2020. Stern succeeds Steve Stackhouse, who will retire at the end of the 2019-20 academic year.
HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Navy is expected to honor a World War II hero when a new aircraft carrier is named for Mess Attendant 2nd Class Doris Miller.
Kyle Birch is the new president of North America Operations for GM Financial. Previously he was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer-North America from 2013 to 2020. He joined the company in 1997 as part of the Strategic Alliances group, where he established the National Cred…
UMB Bank, n.a., a subsidiary of UMB Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: UMBF), has promoted Michael Garner to president of UMB Bank Texas-Oklahoma. In his new role, Garner will oversee the strategy and growth of some of the bank’s fastest growing regions.
Fort Worth Sister Cities International is today launching the public campaign of the Members Circle of Giving and has announced Charlie Powell, President of Ciera Bank, as the 2020 Campaign Chair.
Tailwind Advisors announced Jan. 15 it was launching a new division, Tailwind Philanthropic Advisors, that will work with clients to establish and support a long-term philanthropic vision while aligning with financial goals.
Dr. Karen Duncan, MD, MBA, a board-certified pediatrician with more than 20 years of medical and executive leadership experience, has been named chief operating officer for JPS Health Network.
Mackenzie Eason has announced that Hope Moon, formerly Manager of Talent and Quality of Place at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce, has joined the firm as a consulting partner.
Stream Realty Partners, a Dallas-based full-service national commercial real estate investment, development and services company that has several Fort Worth clients, announced Jan. 8 that Chris Jackson has been promoted to president of the firm.
Penny Johnson has been named president/CEO for Texas Health Huguley Hospital Fort Worth South and AdventHealth’s Southwest Region, which also includes hospital campuses in Killeen, Lampasas and San Marcos, Texas as well as a new health care campus opening in Mansfield, in late 2020. Texas He…
The Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation, which invests in depression research and partners with other organizations to provide suicide prevention training and resources, has added two members to its board of directors.
First National Bank has added Barry Kromann as Fort Worth Market President of their new commercial lending office in Fort Worth. Kromann has over 32 years’ experience in the Tarrant County market and Fort Worth area. He most recently served as Fort Worth Area President at Independent Bank an…
American Airlines has promoted Kirk Hotelling been promoted to Vice President of Corporate Real Estate. He succeeds Tim Skipworth, who announced his retirement from the airline earlier this year.
Chris Strayer has been promoted to executive vice president of Economic Development of the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce, effective January 1, 2020.
Ed Kraus' promotion to police chief wasn't the only promotion within the department lately. Numerous other officers had their holidays brightened with an advancement in the ranks.
A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s. A self-made billionaire who rose from a childhood of Depression-era poverty and twice ran for president.
Four news professionals — H. Deskins “Deck” Wells, George McElroy, Cyndy Slovak-Barton and Bob Dillard — will be inducted into the Texas Newspaper Foundation Hall of Fame on Jan. 17. Among them will be Bob Dillard who grew up in Fort Worth.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Taylor Swift used the Billboard Women in Music stage to address a series of issues including her ongoing beef with Scooter Braun.
Truist Financial Corporation (NYSE: TFC), the result of the historic merger of equals between BB&T and SunTrust, announced Dec. 10 that Julia Harman has been appointed as the Truist regional president for North Texas.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump lashed out at 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday, a day after she was named by Time as its Person of the Year, calling her selection "ridiculous."
DETROIT (AP) — He was the face of Toyota in the U.S. unintended acceleration crisis, steered the automaker through the Great Recession, started and closed the youth-oriented Scion brand and reorganized North American operations.
Simmons Bank has named Jon Crippen regional retail manager for its Texas and Southwest divisions. Crippen brings nearly 20 years of experience overseeing branch networks with an emphasis on management and developing top talent.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County has received a $40,000 grant from the all-female philanthropy group, Women Inspiring Philanthropy, to create an initiative called “Women of Tomorrow.”
Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced Dec. 3 that Popular Science recognized the Bell Autonomous Pod Transport (APT) 70 with a Best of What’s New Award in the Aerospace category for 2019.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Broadway Baptist Church, 305 West Broadway Ave., Fort Worth 76104.
NEW YORK (AP) — With Michael Bloomberg now running for president, the news service that bears his name said Sunday it will not "investigate" him or any of his Democratic rivals, and Bloomberg Opinion will no longer run unsigned editorials.
LONDON (AP) — Prince Andrew is scaling back travel and facing an uncertain future as he steps away from the royal role he has embraced for his entire adult life.
NEW YORK (AP) — From Kate Hudson's new vodka to Dylan Sprouse's Brooklyn-made mead, celebrities with their own brands of spirits and wines can make drink-loving fans happy at the holidays.
Donna Rose Parker, 75, former Fort Worth Chamber executive vice president and a retired transportation consultant, died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019.
LONDON (AP) — Britain's disgraced Prince Andrew is facing mounting calls to provide information to U.S. law enforcement agencies and to lawyers who are investigating crimes committed by American sex offender Jeffrey Epstein and his associates.
The Mansfield ISD School Board on Tuesday, Nov. 19 named a lone finalist in its search for a new district leader. With unanimous approval, Dr. Kimberley Cantu is the sole candidate to be MISD’s next superintendent. According to state law, the school board must wait 21 days before offering he…