The president's threat to shut down the government over $1.6 billion for a border wall limits his options and will mostly harm him.Read More »
Tech Titans, the largest technology trade association in Texas, has announced its 2017 finalists for the Tech Titans Awards and the DBJ is introducing you to each of them. . In three years as chief information officer at Texas Instruments (Nasdaq: TXN), Ellen Barker has reinvigorated the IT organization with her business background and all-inclusive leadership style. Barker, who was named to the role in 2014, is up for Tech Titans’ Corporate CIO of the Year award. Her role is vital because of Dallas-based semiconductor maker's position as a technology company and has taken on increasing importance in the digital age. As the world evolves and technology becomes important in every aspect of the
The jackpot for Wednesday's Powerball lottery is now at $700 million , the second-largest prize in the game's history. On the off chance you hold the winning numbers, you'll want to be smart about how you handle the windfall. After all, the CFP Board of Standards says nearly one-third of lottery winners eventually declare bankruptcy.
A new, 52,000-square-foot headquarters building slated for Collierville is almost through its approval process. The Collierville Board of Mayor and Alderman approved the development agreement and final site plan for the new Mueller Industries headquarters on Monday, according to John Duncan, the town's director of economic development. The two-story building, planned for Boyle Investment Co.'s 443-acre Schilling Farms Community, will be home to about 120 Mueller employees, as the company moves its world headquarters from Southwind office park.