18208 Preston Road, Suite D-9317, Dallas, Texas 75252
Telephone: 214-528-1082; www.dallasexecutives.com
January 24, 2017

Celebrating Our 82nd Anniversary 1935 - 2017

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DEA Meeting: Art That Grows

DEA Meeting: Art That Grows

You know how some homes have beautiful landscapes and some look overgrown or muddy?  What we do is create those landscapes that are not only beautiful but low maintenance and sustainable.  In fact, we can show you how to get your investment back after 5 years while you enjoy your garden!

Denise Koval shared some amazing before-and-after pictures of some of her beautiful works of art!…

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Art That Grows Open House / Book Signing

Art That Grows

Open House / Book Signing

Join us at Denise Koval's home at 5447 Boca Raton Dr, from 4 to 6:30 on Thursday, Jan 26th for handmade drinks, home made hors’doeuvres and a great time for networking!  Denise said she will be serving real margarita's - "these will be the best you've ever had!"  She will also be serving Dripping Springs gin or vodka martini's!

Map Available....

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DEA Meeting; ProActive Leadership Group
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Remember Bud Terrell, My House Fitness!

Bud has a detached retina and surgery is anticipated this week, if not today!  Please remember Bud and his family during this difficult time!

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Good News!

Mike Moore, Moore Insurance Agency:  For his company's 2016 Wrap Up/2017 Kick Off, he won the award for the most new commercial policies written!

Darren Gardner, TEKSInc., the workers from one of his competitors got a terrible virus on the plane on the way to a project; the client called TEKSInc in to save the day!

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30-Second Commercial

Marcello Guercini, Craddock Lumber placed Ozco Building Products Inspiration and Project catalogs on the breakfast tables to give some additional ideas of some of the products Craddock Lumber can provide for your landscaping and outdoor projects!  Pergolas, decks, fences and more:  Denise Koval designs it and Marcello can supply all you need!

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President Ron Schulz welcomed everyone to meeting #4,561 of the DEA, in our 82nd year!

Thanks to David Ballard, Ad A Staff, for a great presentation last week!

Reminder:  Past-President's Lunch at Noon Wednesday!

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New Member Indoctrination/ Program Preparation

New Member Indoctrination/ Program Preparation

Join us for great information about "how we do what we do" and tips on how to give a great Program for the DEA!  We will meet in ProActive Leadership Group's conference room at 6600 LBJ, Suite 140 at noon on February 1st.

The new members have been invited and have confirmed they are coming!  Other DEA members are invited to come!  It will be a great "refresher" and it will be nice to have some current (older?) members there!  If you have not already confirmed that you are coming, give Dianna a call or email so we know to expect you.

Map Available....

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DEA Meeting: Guest Speaker Rebecca Cowle: The Bullet Train!

February 21st DEA Meeting: Guest Speaker Rebecca Cowle: The Bullet Train!

Join us for a very informative presentation from Rebecca Cowle with Texas Central Partners, talking with us about the coming Bullet train!  This is a great opportunity to learn more about this project!  Texas Central Partners is a privately-held company looking for vendors and partners.

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Happy Birthday Wishes!

January 24th - Mark McDaniel - Remarkable Affairs Catering

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Welcome Visitor!

Keith Brown, Audio Video Innovations, introduced our guest: 

• Virginia Addleman with Art That Grows, guest of Denise Koval.

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Second Week Publication Membership Proposal

The following firm has been approved for publication by the Board of Directors.  If you have an objection to this firm it must be submitted in writing to the DEA office no later than January 31st, 2017.

eEndorsements

Charles Musech

2150 S. Central Expressway #200, McKinney, TX  75070
Classification:  Reputation Management
Sponsor: Joy Simar

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Board Report

Braden Howell, New York Life, presented the Board Report for the week of January 17, 2017, which advised there was a total of 48 members in attendance (with 4 guests) recording:

• 38 “A” leads

• 35 “B” leads

• 39 “C” leads  

• 27 leads received

• $24,709 results

• $15,338 spent with members 

The Big Result Getter was ProActive Leadership Group.  The Big Spender was Biggers Law Firm.  The Big "A" Lead givers:  CNC Home Care, McShan Florist, and Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Mgt.  The Big "C" Lead givers: Moore Insurance, Dr.Janell Kenny, and ProActive Leadership Group.

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The $35.00 raffle drawing was won by Keith Horniman, Pilot's Building Maintenance! Congratulations!

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• January 25, Past President's Lunch 12-2pm

• January 26, Book Signing for Art That Grows, 5447 Boca Raton, Dallas 75229 from 4:00-6:30pm.

• January 31, ProActive Leadership Group

• February 1, Indoctrination Meeting 12pm - 1pm, ProActive Leadership Office

• February 2, ProActive Leadership Open House/Booksigining, 5 - 7:30pm