18208 Preston Road, Suite D-9317, Dallas, Texas 75252
Telephone: 214-528-1082; www.dallasexecutives.com
April 18, 2017

Celebrating Our 82nd Anniversary 1935 - 2017

DEA Meeting: My House Fitness

DEA Meeting: My House Fitness

Joy Simar introduced Bud Terrell with My House Fitness.  Bud has changed Joy's life just by knowing him; in addition to keeping her on track with her fitness, he has the biggest heart of anyone she has ever known and she could not recommend anyone more highly!

Bud shared about My House Fitness, which is a private personal training studio, by appointment only.  It is a small, intimate environment, made to take care of you, personally, and your goals.  Training sessions are about 30-45 minutes.…

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My House Fitness Open House

My House Fitness Open House

Join us for fun, food and networking from 4-7pm at My House Fitness for their Open House!  The address is 8200 Preston Road, Suite 125, Plano 75024 (NE Corner of Rasor Blvd & Preston Rd); it is just south of 121 & Preston Intersection.

This is a great opportunity to see studio, meet their team, and see why they are different!

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DEA Meeting: Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management

Next Week's Meeting: Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management

Kevin Taylor will be joined by Tim Kuhn, of Richard Bernstein Advisors, who will share their view of the Markets.  Richard Bernstein Advisors are an asset management firm that Merrill Lynch partners with.  You won't want to miss this informative meeting!


President Ron Schulz welcomed everyone to meeting #4,572 of the DEA, in our 82nd year!

Results reported to date for 2017 are $256,493 and Money Spent is $242,883!

Thanks to Rob and Kip Eads who recommended Terry Sullivan, a great guest speaker last week!


Good News!

Chef Mark, Remarkable Affairs Catering: survived the first week with his new facility open!  It is a closed facility, just serving those in that building, but they still have their Cafe!

Bud Terrell, My House Fitness: just completed their first year in business and this quarter has shown 57% client growth and 91% revenue increase!


30-Second Commercials!

Keith Brown, Audio Video Innovations: they just started a new line of Meridian speakers.  If you want to hear what $80,0000 speakers sound like, come by his office!  They have sold 3 pairs of speakers already!

Heather Wood, StaffOne: Heather, her husband, and their Chi-weenie are preparing to participate in a Dachshund walk benefiting active Veteran families.

Golf Outing! No DEA Meeting

Golf Outing - June 13th!

Join us at Cowboy's Golf Club on June 13th for a 1:30 shot-gun start!  For golfers, the fees include lunch, dinner and a great afternoon of golfing in between!  Prizes and raffle drawings at dinner!

$135.00 (if registered before 5/11)
$145.00 (registered after 5/11)
Hole Sponsor - $150.00
Lunch only - $37.50
Dinner only - $37.50
Lunch & Dinner - $62.50

Our hole sponsors include: Art That Grows, Audio Video Innovations, Thomas O. Bailey CPA, CNC Home Care, Complete Mailing Partners, Emerald Business Solutions, Frost Bank, Guaranteed Express Courier Service, Innovative Roofing, Keller Williams Residential, Onin Staffing, Pilot's Building Maintenance, ProActive Leadership Group, Remarkable Painting, Safe Haven Pest Control, Sewell Cadillac, Sewell Infiniti, Supreme Lending, TopGolf.  Our lunch sponsor is Remarkable Painting and our dinner sponsor is Supreme Lending.

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The Vote to Amend the DEA By Laws Passed!

The vote to amend the Dallas Executive Association By Laws to reduce and restructure the Board passed unanimously.

Starting in July 2017, the new Board have 11 members consisting of 5 officers (Chairman, President, 1st VP, 2nd VP, Treasurer/Secretary), 2 Past Presidents and 4 At Large Members.  Five non-Past President members will be elected from 10 nominees by all qualified members; one of them will be chosen by the officers to become the new Secretary/Treasurer.  This will continue to give Past Presidents input while allowing newer members a greater opportunity to serve on the Board.

The Nominating Committee will be announced May 9th.  If you would like to be on the ballot for the election, let Ron Schulz or someone on the Nominating Committee know.


Welcome to our guests today:

Heather Wood with StaffOne, guest of Joy Simar

Steve Wilson with A-Star Plumbing, guest of Mark Kinser


Open Category

The category of Structural Engineering is now open.  It has been vacated by Hunt & Joiner.


Happy Birthday wishes to:

• Gene O'Donnell (Honorary Life Member) - 18th

• Dr. Maude Cejudo (Maude Cejudo, Inc.) - 19th

• Ron Schulz (Supreme Lending) - 20th

• Sam Crockett (Honorary Life Member) - 21st

• Dr. Paul Chafetz - 22nd

• Randy Herman (Cornerstone Chem Dry) - 23rd


Board Report

Braden Howell, New York Life, presented the Board Report for the week of April 11, 2017, which advised there was a total of 39 members in attendance (with 3 guests) recording:

• 33 “A” leads

• 27 “B” leads

• 36 “C” leads  

• 25 leads received

• $20,365 results

• $22,635 spent with members 

The Big Result Getter was Art That Grows.  The Big Spender was Eye Doctor's Office.  The Big "A" Lead givers:  CNC Home Care, and Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management.  The Big "B" Lead givers:  Keller Williams Residential and Dr. Janell Kenny,The Big "C" Lead giver:  Complete Mailing Partners.


Jennifer Blakeney, Guaranteed Express Courier Service, presented the Quarterly Report for the 1st Quarter 2017:

The following companies had 100% attendance at the meetings:

• Thomas O. Bailey, CPA

• Dr. Paul Chafetz

• Frost Bank

• Keller Williams Residential

• Maude Cejudo, Inc.

• Moore Insurance Agency

• New York Life

• Remarkable Painting

• TEKS, Inc.

The following company had 100% attendance at the Booksignings: 

• Preferred Business Solutions

The following companies had 100% attendance at the meetings and Booksignings:

• Complete Mailing Partners

• Supreme Lending



• The $48.00 raffle drawing was won by Darryl Galen, D. Galen Graphics!


• April 20, My House Fitness Open House/Booksigning

• April 25, Merrill Lynch with guest Tim Kuhn, sharing their view of the markets

• May 2, Next Step Coaching

• May 3, Board Meeting

• May 4, Next Step Coaching Open House/Booksigning

• May 9, Your Web Guys.Net

• May 9, Nominating Committee Announced