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The Texas Debates: The Race for Governor

The Texas Debates: The Race for Governor

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – KERA, the North Texas public television and radio stations, will host Attorney General Greg Abbott and State Senator Wendy Davis in The Texas Debates: The Race for Governor. The live, one-hour debate is a co-production with NBC 5/KXAS-TV and Telemundo39/KXTX-TV, The Dallas Morning News and Texas Association of Broadcasters (TAB). Sponsored by […]

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KERA’S “CEO” FEATURES JIM LAKE JR. OF JIM LAKE COMPANIES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 2, 2014 DALLAS/FORT WORTH – On the September episode of CEO, host Lee Cullum talks with commercial real estate developer Jim Lake Jr., CEO of Jim Lake Companies, who details plans for projects south of the Trinity River. Learn how Jim Lake Companies is building on their success in Bishop Arts and the Design […]

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Frame of Mind Brings Independent Films to KERA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 27, 2014 DALLAS/FORT WORTH — A stellar collection of homegrown documentaries, feature films and video shorts premieres this September on KERA, the public broadcasting station for North Texas. On Thursday, September 4 at 10 p.m., KERA TV will premiere the first full season of Frame of Mind, a series of Texas-made independent […]

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KERA’S “CEO” FEATURES CATHERINE MONSON OF FASTSIGNS®

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 29, 2014 DALLAS/FORT WORTH – On the June episode of KERA’s CEO, host Lee Cullum talks with Catherine Monson, CEO of FASTSIGNS International, Inc., about how she is positioning the company for expansion well beyond its 550 worldwide locations. Monson details the difficulties she faced taking over the helm during the […]

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KERA’S “CEO” FEATURES KEN HERSH OF NGP ENERGY CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 31, 2014 DALLAS/FORT WORTH – On the February episode of KERA’s CEO, host Lee Cullum talks with Ken Hersh, CEO of NGP Energy Capital Management, who details the company’s oil and gas ventures and shares his strategy of keeping a steady pace in the boom and bust industry. “I don’t like […]

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THE TEXAS DEBATES: RACE FOR LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – The four candidates in the Republican Primary for Texas Lieutenant Governor will square off in The Texas Debates: Race for Lieutenant Governor on Monday, January 27, 2014, at 8:00 p.m. CT. The one-hour live debate between Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, State Senator Dan Patrick, Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson and Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples […]

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“TEACHING THE FUTURE” PREMIERES ON KERA TV

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 8, 2014 DALLAS/FORT WORTH – How are North Texas teachers challenging and inspiring students to succeed? Innovation. KERA, the North Texas public broadcasting station, premieres Teaching the Future: A KERA American Graduate Special on Thursday, January 16 at 7 p.m. on KERA TV. For a teacher, education is so much more than […]

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KERA’S “CEO” FEATURES BRIAN SCHULTZ OF STUDIO MOVIE GRILL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 28, 2013 DALLAS/FORT WORTH – On the November episode of KERA’s CEO, host Lee Cullum talks with Brian Schultz, owner and CEO of Studio Movie Grill. Schultz tells how persistence with movie distributors paid off in getting first-run films at the dine-in movie theater. “I did everything I could. I used […]

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KERA’S “CEO” FEATURES GREGG TANNER OF DEAN FOODS

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – On the October episode of KERA’s CEO, host Lee Cullum talks with Gregg Tanner, CEO of Dean Foods Company. Tanner discusses how the country’s largest milk processor and distributor manages an intricate supply chain delivering perishable products from more than 70 nationwide plants. Tanner also shares the challenges of staying competitive and […]

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ESTEEMED NATIONAL SPEAKERS AND DALLAS LEADERS CONFIRMED TO JOIN JIM LEHRER FOR ONE-DAY SYMPOSIUM TO MARK THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF JFK’S ASSASSINATION

Dallas/Fort Worth, SEPTEMBER 8, 2013: The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture has announced that the premium all-day tickets are now on sale for the November 2, 2013, symposium, “Understanding Tragedy: the Impact of the JFK Assassination on Dallas”. The one-day symposium will take place at The South Side Ballroom in Dallas, TX.  With only […]

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