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Front end Developer (Adzuna)
Plano, TX -- 4yrs of related experience. 4yrs of implementation skills in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript (Angular2.0, JSON, XML, REST, Bootstrap, SASS/LESS). four years of hand-coded web sites. 4 yrs of client side MVC or MV JavaScript frameworks such as: AngularJS, Ember.js, Knockout.js, Backbone.js Hand code CSS web sites and have 4 yrs of LESS/SASS and newer transform such PostCSS. one years of ES6 or CoffeeScript JavaScript development. Familiar and can write reusable Gulp.js/Grunt.js task and configurations scripts. Sufficient knowledge on Prototypal Inheritance and JavaScript prototype chain. Has strong interest in Functional Programming within JavaScript environment. Writes testable code with modularity as fundamental approach. Create, define, and manage reusable UI code components. Must show technical leadership with great communication and issue solving skills. Demonstrate expertise to work well in a cross-functional team environment.

C++ Developer (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Applicants applying for this job must be willing to work on W2 with RTS. Corp-Corp and 1099 not allowed. Anyone eligible to work in the US can apply.Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related position such as info systems, mathematics, or computer science or equivalent GoLang-based work background. Requires technical and business knowledge in multiple disciplines/processes. Typically has 3-5 yrs of relevant work background. Consideration given to equivalent combination of education and background. Superior written and spoken communication expertise. Strong organizational and analytical abilities. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present info. Requires advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and commissions. Conducts advanced financial analysis. Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents.

Practice Manager III (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Envision Physician Services is a multispecialty physician group and practice management company. Established in 1953, our organization provides anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, primary/urgent care, surgical services, and women's and children's health services to hospitals and health systems nationwide. Sheridan Healthcare, EmCare, Reimbursement Technologies and Emergency Medical Associates have recently joined forces to form Envision Physician Services. As 1 organization, we now provide a greater scope of service than any other national physician group. Our collective background from hundreds of local, customized engagements, culture of continuous lean process improvement, and team of experts in the business of healthcare enable us to better solve complex problems and consistently give healthcare organizations confidence in our execution. Our combined organization serves more than 780 healthcare facilities in 48 states and the District of Columbia.

Hospitalist (8425-290) (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Animal Diagnostic Clinic, VCA's leading specialty practice serving North Texas and the Dallas metroplex area, is seeking non-boarded Hospitalists to join our team. ADC is a high-volume specialty referral practice offering Small Animal Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Medical and Radiation Oncology, as well as direct case referral for emergent/urgent ICU/CCU care. The most important role of the Hospitalist is to maintain and supervise the implementation of treatment plans prescribed by the primary clinician (specialist) in order to maintain continuous 24-hour care of the ICU/CCU hospitalized patients. Direct patient care, supervision, and interaction is required as well as ongoing communication and interaction with the emergency/critical care ICU staff, other Hospitalists, ICU/CCU doctors, and supportive staff specialists. This position will serve under the direction of the primary clinicians with the purpose of providing continuity of 24-hour veterinary supervision of all hospitalized patients.

CCIE UC Solutions Architect (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- “Professionally Stretched. Continual Certifications. Competitive Salaries. Working Amongst the Brightest Minds. Enterprise Level Projects. Shared Warrior Spirit. Sticky.“ Just a few phrases that our talented employees are saying about GDT. GDT is looking for a highly-qualified Cisco UC Solutions Architect (SA) to join our elite force of Solutions Architects and focus on Cisco UC Technologies. As the SA you will assist the GDT Account Management teams by participating in pre-sales meetings, providing thought leadership on Cisco UC solutions. You will be vendor agnostic and competent to assist in the sale of various services, products, and technologies by providing customer-specific solutions, business justifications, and scoping qualifications for national and global accounts. The ideal candidate will have extensive background scoping complex projects with a verifiable record of winning business.

Transaction Manager (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Job overview Responsibilities Organize, manage, deliver and report on real property transaction activities and related services Manage, monitor, and direct field brokers to assure appropriate outcomes and deliverables Respond to client deadlines Manage, coordinate, and successfully use all necessary client technologies and software relating to the real estate process Coordinate efforts with client management teams/service lines throughout the designated region Assure that client policies and quality standards are met in relation to transactional processes Prepare and present oral/written presentations and strategic plans Quantify and report on occupancy cost savings and value add Prepare accurate and informative project tracking reports, financial reports, and financial analyses Provide thought leadership, process improvements and industry best practices applicable for the client’s portfolio of properties Oversee document management process.

Registered Nurse - Med/Surg - Full Time (Nights) (Adzuna)
Sunnyvale, TX -- Current state Registered Nurse Licensure. Basic EKG course within 1 yr of hire. BLS certification. Language Skills: Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Additional languages preferred. Skills: Basic computer knowledge. Physical qualifications: For physical qualifications of position, including vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment, see following description. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the key functions of the position without compromising client care. Med/Surg SDL2017

Automotive Sales (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Position description We are seeking an Automotive Sales to become an integral part of our team You will gauge sales opportunities and provide extensive customer service to all clients. Responsibilities: Educate and sell company products and services to new and existing customers clients Reach agreed upon sales targets by deadline Close and follow up on sales transactions Investigate and resolve customer issues and complaints Network and build relationships with new and existing client base Requirements: Previous background in sales, customer service, or other related fields Strong negotiation skills Deadline and detail-oriented Expertise to build rapport with clients Company Description Top Dearlships in the DFW area Sign on bonus Paid training

Front of House Supervisor (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Job overview Lumière Hotel believes our employees are our greatest asset and therefore our culture translates into a pretty fun working atmosphere. Our dynamic team of customer service professionals engage in an environment that fosters a unique guest background, originality, and a passionate commitment to excellence… all with a can do approach and YES attitude We are searching for a dynamic, Front Of House Supervisor to join our team in Telluride,Colorado. The ideal candidate should be a dynamic go getter, with a hands on approach and team spirit. Being an award winning luxury boutique hotel, we pride ourselves on everyone wearing multiple hats and doing whatever it takes to provide an unparalleled background for all our guests. Being an established Forbes four property, the role involves training, developing and supervising, the front desk and bell(wo)man teams to ensure all Forbes standards are met and exceeded. It's a hands-on role with constant guest and team interaction.

Embedded Systems Engineer (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Note: This is a Full time position with the Client. Only those who can work for any employer without sponsorship are encouraged to apply Locals OnlyGeneric qualifications are:Min five years relevant background required. Less than 10 yrs would be Embedded Engineer, Above 10yrs could be mapped to Sr. Embedded Engineer, Must have Embedded system with Linux ExperienceMust have background with several releases for the same product(s) showing background in introducing feature enhancement and bug fixes.High degree of preference will be given to background with C++2011 in Embedded systemsRecent background in TDD and Agile is highly desirableDeveloping code and testing in an Agile process. Any 1 or More of the following:TDDC++11Test AutomationWifi/USB/BluetoothMVC design patternMicroservices architecturePublish-Subscribe IPC mechanismsgRPCGoogle Protocol BuffersRobot Framework (testing) - provided by Dice Embedded Systems, Linux, C++11,TDD

Banquet Set-Up (Adzuna)
Garland, TX -- You're like magic. You transform empty spaces into settings; and after the event, you make them disappear. You're happiest juggling at a fast-pace, with a passion to please that equals the need for getting it right. Your sharp eye for detail quickly spots when something's amiss and when guests have need. A valued team player who smoothly handles the difficult and unexpected, you "get" that your contribution is vital to the event's success. If you're up for a challenging, physical role where your relationship skills can develop and shine, consider Interstate's Banquet Set-Up position. As Banquet Set-Up, you will Set up and break down event space, ensuring set up according to Banquet Event Order, guest needs are attended to, and public spaces are tidied throughout the event. Do your part to help the event shine by vacuuming floors, cleaning walls, windows and mirrors in event space and surrounding public areas.

Delivery Driver (Adzuna)
Argyle, TX -- Description Buckle up, hit the open road and start making hungry people happy as a delivery driver for Pizza Hut®. That's right, we'll pay you to cruise around in your mobile office your car listening to your own tunes and delivering great pizza and pasta. What more could you want? Independence, good music and great food with tips Sound good? Qualifications Besides your smile, energy and reliable set of wheels, here's what you'll need for this job: Job skills/qualifications: A clean driving history: If you're on a 1st name basis with the people at traffic court, this probably isn't the right job for you. Safety is our priority. You'll also need a valid driver's license, insurance and reliable vehicle. Friendly demeanor: Smile, tell a joke treat our customers like you would your family and friends. Think of it this way - a smile and a kind ms word can mean the difference between a wallet full of tips and just some extra change for your cup holder.

Pastry Cook (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Pastry Cook Every memorable dining background at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts begins behind the scenes with our Culinary teams commitment to safe, efficient operations and exceptional cuisine. As Pastry Cook, the care you devote to food and workspace preparation will result in the creation of truly spectacular fare. Hotel Overview: The Fairmont Dallas, located in the Arts District of downtown Dallas, offers 545 elegant guestrooms and suites, with over 73,000 sq-ft of banqueting and meeting space. For over forty years, the Fairmont Dallas has been the setting for countless civic, social, cultural, convention and corporate events, but more importantly the setting for thousands of memories. Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Pasty Chef, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: Consistently offer professional

Sales Representative - Flooring (Adzuna)
Garland, TX -- Job details Flooring Sales Representatives We are actively seeking energetic, ambitious, goal minded individuals to grow our sales force. If you are ready to join a winning team, have the ambition to succeed, and a desire to build customer relationships this is the right job for you. Required functions: · Help customers with product selection · Do in home measures and design consultations. · Complete drawings, calculate square footage, quotations, follow up calls, and showroom visits · Process order/Take Payment · Schedule Install, coordinate with customer and installation crews · Visit job sites, oversee installation, resolve problems if needed, · Maintain customer relationships and seek new customers. Education/Background: · High-school degree · Min 1-3yrs of Sales background in a related position, or demonstrated knowledge

Sales $14/Hr Guaranteed F/T Paid Weekly Cash Bonuses Paid Daily (Adzuna)
Irving, TX -- Job overview DEPENDABLE WEEKLY COMPENSATION DAILY CASH BONUSES Make A $14 Per Hr Guaranteed Salary, 40 Hours A Week , Paid Weekly Daily Weekly, Monthly Bonuses & Commission Since 1989 A BBB W/ 20Thousands Of Satisfied Customers, Exclusive Superior Energy Efficient Windows Help Homeowners Save $, Protect Their Investment, A Product That Pays For Itself. Unlimited Potential And Opportunity This Is A Door two Door Appointment Setting Position. We Provide The Transportation & The Training. MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A EXPERIENCE INVESTIGATION Call (469)900-XXXX / (469)521-XXXX Stop in between ten & 2 Monday through Friday for an on the spot interview. 3125 N Great SW Pkwy Ste 300, Grand Prairie 75050 https://conservationctx.com/careers/ Company Description Since 1989 we have been our community's most respected brand. Conservation builds and installs superior products and we use our business to inspire and implement solutions to the environment as well as to homeowners.

Associate Director, Antibiotic Stewardship (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Department: 243200 - Int Med - Infectious Disease Full/Part-time/PRN: Day Job Regular/Temporary: Regular Schedule: Full-time The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine, is seeking candidates for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level and above. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and background. Candidates must have an M.D. degree, or equivalent, from an approved LCME medical school, and have satisfactorily completed an Internal Medicine residency program, and an Infectious Diseases fellowship program from an ACGME accredited program. Candidates must be eligible for Texas medical licensure and be board-certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. The primary roles and responsibilities will be to serve as the Associate Director of Antibiotic Stewardship at University Hospitals.

Part Time-Evenings Call Center Associate (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Position details We believe in Customer Satisfaction. What is Customer Satisfaction? -Personalize, Scrap the robot routine . Interact with the customer to create a lifelong relationship- personalize your interaction with your upbeat attitude and without the long winded lingo. -Efficient, 1 Call Resolution . Who has time for long hold times and multiple calls for the same issue? -Knowledgeable customer. They brag they now know more about their service and/or device, because of you…Win Win We want to provide you with the same positive interaction- AT WORK If you can think outside the box, have a positive attitude, and [wish you were the person on the other end of the line when you call a customer service line]… Let’s continue this conversation in an interview- we are interested if you are Here’s what we need from you: High-school degree, G.E.D.

Accounts Payable Coordinator (Adzuna)
Irving, TX -- Position description National HME has an immediate need for a full time experienced Accounts Payable Coordinator for our Irving, TX office . We offer a competitive pay, complete benefits, 401k with match and paid time off. National HME provides home medical equipment for hospice patients nationwide. We are dedicated to understanding the Heart of Hospice by exercising urgency, compassion, and understanding in everything we do. NHME is accredited by HQAA for hospice medical equipment services as well as clinical respiratory services. It is our goal to provide the highest quality equipment and to ensure the customer's quality of life and continuity of care are held to the highest standard. Job assignments and Functions: Entering invoices into the accounts payable financial software via A/P voucher system and/or Purchase Order system. Route invoices to the appropriate person for approval and coding. Maintain open invoices in accounts payable filing system.

CDL A Truck Driver Company Drivers Fort Worth (Adzuna)
Flower Mound, TX -- Company Drivers | $60k, Dedicated Runs, 2-3 Day Runs, Full Benefits Requisition ID: 612Truck Driver Pay & Benefits Full time valid drivers license truck drivers are eligible for: Average Annual Pay: $60k Average Weekly compensation $1200 Out 2-3 Nights/Week Home Weekends Touch Freight - Driver tailgates mattresses Dedicated Regional Runs- TX, OK, AR, LA, NM, MS Paid Orientation and Training Complete benefits Package after 30 days For more info, please call Tonya at 888.765.XXXX Truck Driver Requirements Class A Commercial Driver's License (valid drivers license-A) 9 mons T/T background in the last 3 years, or two years of background with in the past five years. 22 years. of age EEO/AAA/m/f/Vets/Disabled Come Join Our Cardinal Team - Apply TODAY

Unit Manager II - Periprocedural Services (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you'll be part of a team that's providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you'll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients—and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and background into an exemplary health and hospital system. Parkland has earned distinction as 1 of America's Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994. PRIMARY PURPOSE Responsible for the daily management of unit activities including staff supervision and development, planning, budget, quality and facility operations and coordinating patient services to ensure high-quality patient care and optimal outcomes.

Mill Machinist / General Shop Worker (Adzuna)
Lewisville, TX -- Job summary Experienced Machinist and general shop worker needed in Lewisville. Must be proficient in with a conventional vertical milling machine. Lathe background a plus. Welding background a plus. Position duties include, but are not limited to: Fabricating small productions runs of 100 parts or less on a vertical milling machine to tolerance. Parts are mostly aluminum and are assembled together to produce the machinery that we sell. Parts must be made quickly and accurately. Other duties, when needed, including filling parts orders and preparing them for shipment, and helping coworkers build wooden crates to ship customer's machinery. Applicant must be willing to learn how to assemble parts into subassemblies and then into final assemblies. Company Description Located half a block away from the train station

Registered Nurse (RN) Neurology (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Medical City Dallas Registered Nurse - RN Med Surg - Neurology Work Schedule: PRN Medical City is a very “special” ANCC Magnet medical center located in far North Dallas that is designed with the health and well-being of the entire family. Prevention of disease is our focus, but treatment, when necessary is by some of the most highly specialized physicians in the country. In fact, patients travel to Medical City from over 75 countries and from all over the United States for the sophisticated treatment offered by some of its 400 in-house physician specialists….where they have access to the latest and most sophisticated technology. Over 95 different medical and surgical sub-specialists are housed within the “City”. Our medical center offers a full service adult and pediatric hospital, with separate adult and pediatric emergency rooms, outpatient centers, and a psychiatric hospital.

SAP-HCM Consultant (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- EPro Consulting service offerings include contingent Staff Augmentation of IT professionals, Permanent Recruiting and Temp-to-Hire. In addition, our industry ability and knowledge within financial services, Insurance, Telecom, Manufacturing, Technology, Media and Entertainment, Pharmaceutical, Health Care and service industries ensures our services are customized to meet specific needs. For more details please visit our website: www.eprocorp.comWe have been retained for providing recruiting assistance, for direct hires, by 1 of the world-leading info technology consulting, services, and business process outsourcing organization that envisioned and pioneered the adoption of the flexible global business practices that today enable companies to operate more efficiently and produce more value.E Pro, Inc.

Civil Engineering Project Manager (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Job summary WHAT WE SEEK: We are looking for a Civil Engineering Project Manager for our Midland, Texas office to grow with us. This position is for a registered Professional Engineer for the design and consulting of land development projects. As a Project Manager, you will work with our team performing: Engineering design and management of residential, commercial, municipal, and industrial projects. Develop technical studies, reports, master plans and other documents as required. Mentor staff as needed. Identify and develop new business opportunities. Develop and maintain client relationships. EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Bachelor or Master degree in Civil Engineering. 6-ten years’ background in civil engineering/land development. Hydrology background is preferred. TX PE license or expertise to attain through reciprocity. AutoCAD background required. Salary is commensurate with background. Maverick offers an excellent comp plan including health/dental/vision insurance. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Experienced Warehouse Associate - 4108086 (Adzuna)
Dallas, TX -- Position summary Experienced Stone Yard Worker Needed Will train on crane Automation Personnel Services is seeking an experienced stone/granite/marble/countertop warehouse worker who will work in a high-end warehouse environment. We are seeking a quick paced individual who is used to being on your feet all day, with a positive attitude and teamwork spirit for a stone company in Carrollton, Texas. This is a temp-to-hire position with starting pay of $11.50 per hour (D.O.E.). Responsibilities: Work with a small team, moving and displaying stone for customers, keeping the warehouse clean and organized. Uncrating product, breaking down wooden crates. Assisting the Crane Operator. Requirements: Prior work in a stone yard highly desirable (knowledge of handling marble vs. Other stones). Expertise to separate and handle (not lift) large slabs of stone safely. Expertise to follow directions, learn how to operate a Crane and Bar Code / RF Scanner. Quick paced with the expertise to stand and walk all day.




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Dallas is a city located near the center of Dallas County, which is in North Central Texas. Dallas is the largest city of the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 1,188,580. The Dallas-Fort Worth consolidated metropolitan area (locally known as the Metroplex) had a population of 5,222,000.

Dallas is home to the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League, the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association, the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League, and the Dallas Burn of Major League Soccer. The Texas Rangers Major League Baseball team plays in suburban Arlington.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 997.1 km (385.0 mi). 887.2 km (342.5 mi) of it is land and 110.0 km (42.5 mi) of it is water. The total area is 11.03% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 1,188,580 people, 451,833 households, and 266,581 families residing in the city. The population density is 1,339.7/km (3,469.9/mi). There are 484,117 housing units at an average density of 545.7/km (1,413.3/mi). The racial makeup of the city is 50.83% White, 25.91% African American, 0.54% Native American, 2.70% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 17.24% from other races, and 2.72% from two or more races. 35.55% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 451,833 households out of which 30.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.8% are married couples living together, 14.9% have a female householder with no husband present, and 41.0% are non-families. 32.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.58 and the average family size is 3.37.

In the city the population is spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 11.8% from 18 to 24, 35.3% from 25 to 44, 17.7% from 45 to 64, and 8.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 30 years. For every 100 females there are 101.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 100.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $37,628, and the median income for a family is $40,921. Males have a median income of $31,149 versus $28,235 for females. The per capita income for the city is $22,183. 17.8% of the population and 14.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 25.1% are under the age of 18 and 13.1% are 65 or older.

Dallas has two airports that serve it. Love Field is located in the city limits while Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas

The City of Dallas homepage is located at: http://www.dallascityhall.com/

Some statistical and historical facts about Dallas:

  • President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in a motorcade traveling south on Elm Street in Dealy Plaza. This event is memorialized by the nearby Kennedy Memorial and by the Sixth Floor Museum in the former school book depository at the corner of Elm and Houston.
  • While working for Texas Instruments, Jack Kilby created the world's first integrated circuit at a Dallas laboratory in September 1958, sparking an electronics revolution that changed the world and created a global market now worth more than $1 trillion a year.
  • Dallas maintains and operates 41 community and neighborhood recreation centers, 232 playgrounds, 173 basketball courts, 112 volleyball courts, 126 play slabs, 258 neighborhood tennis courts, 258 picnic areas, 69 miles of hiking and biking trails, six 18-hole golf courses, two driving ranges, a 100-acre zoo, 260 acres at Fair Park and 477 athletic fields.
  • Dallas holds the highest municipal bond rating among large cities in the United States.
  • KERA Channel 13 is the most watched PBS station in the United States.
  • Fair Park is home to the largest collection of Art Deco architecture in the world.
  • Fair Park also hosts the largest state fair in the country.
  • The new runway and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will decrease air congestion throughout the United States approximately 18 to 22 percent (circa 1999).
  • The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School is home to four Nobel Prize winners.
  • Dallas has expanded its Convention Center facilities to over 2 million feet. The Center is now capable of accommodating up to 4 major conventions at one time and provides roof-top helicopter landing facilities.
  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit provides the only light rail service in the Southwest.
  • Dallas offers cultural activities with the world-famous Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, the Dallas Museum of Art, the IMAX Theater, the African American Museum, and more than 60 cultural activities practically every day.
  • The arts in Dallas adds $500 million to the annual economy and the cultural budget per capita is $7.23.
  • There are many more than 40,000 telecommunication employees in the "Telecom Corridor" housing such companies as Southwestern Bell, AT&T, Alcatel, DSC Communications, Ericsson, Fujitsu, MCI, Northern Telecom, Rockwell, and Sprint. Central Dallas is supported by more than 100 miles of fiber optic cable.
  • According to the Dallas Women's Covenant, there are more than 81,000 women-owned firms in metropolitan Dallas.
  • While many cities across the country are encountering water shortages, the long-term water supply plan developed by Dallas water utilities has ensured that the citizens will have sufficient water supply well through 2050.
  • The MasterCard/Visa idea originated in Dallas when three shopping centers, Preston Forest, Preston Royal, and Preston Center combined to issue PrestoCards to be used at all the shopping centers. Eventually, the concept was purchased and expanded.
  • Dallas naturally has the largest equestrian sculpture in the world: The Mustangs at Las Colinas.
  • Dallas also has the largest Cowboy in the World: Big Tex at the State Fair, a 52-foot-tall inflatable cowboy.
  • Also at the State Fair is the largest Ferris Wheel in the United States.
  • Dallas houses the largest Urban Arts District in the United States.
  • Dallas has more shopping centers per capita and the Dallas-Fort Worth metro has more restaurants per capita than any United States city and metro.
  • The Dallas Public Library includes the largest Children's library center in the United States.
  • Dallas has the world's largest wholesale trade center: Dallas Market Center.
  • Neiman Marcus started on the corner of Elm and Murphy in downtown Dallas.
  • Art collections such as the $20 million Hamon Building collection; the $38 million Reves collection at the Dallas Museum of Art; 400 pieces of Egyptian and Nubian art at the DMA; the African-American Museum of Art; the Museum of Africa, Asia, and The Pacific with rare collections of Indonesian art and textiles; the Museum of Contemporary Art; the Museum of the Americas; the Museum of Europe; the Meadows Museum of Art featuring fifteenth- through twentieth-century Spanish art.
  • Called "...the most beautiful building west of Venice", the Adolphus Hotel became the first hotel ever to be fully air-conditioned (in 1940).
  • The $81.5 million Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center designed by the famous architect I. M. Pei houses the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the last hand-made Fisk organ actually to be worked on by Mr. Fisk before he died (Opus 101). The Dallas City Hall was also designed by I. M. Pei.


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