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Production Development Manager (MyBiotechCareer)
Plano, TX -- Our client, a leading nutraceutical company, is currently seeking an accomplished Production Development Manager to join the team. Here is an overview of the role: 1) Research and develop new target product profiles based on validated scientific concepts 2) Analyze existing products and suggest changes and additions based on current scientific research 3) Work with the Marketing and Supply Chain departments 4) Ensure that the company meets product launch goals 5) Maintain a pipeline of new products 6) Establish product development plans, timelines, budgets and resource qualifications 7) Explore and implement new product delivery technologies through outside vendors, university partnerships and open innovation efforts 8) Increase competitive advantage and sourcing of new, novel products and raw materials 9) Perform other duties as assigned

Medical Director of Clinical Research and Development (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- Our client, a leading pharmaceutical company, is currently recruiting a Medical Director of Clinical Research and Development who will infuse the Clinical Research and Development Team with their talent, energy and leadership skills. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a corporate culture that is known for its innovative and growth-oriented vision. Assignments include: 1) Communicate effectively with partners, affiliates and stakeholders 2) Ensure adjustments and time-bound clinical and business commitments 3) Follow GCP and GVP, aligned with technical qualifications for products 4) Meet the unmet needs of iron deficiency 5) Drive quality culture and core competency model initiatives 6) Characterize unmet needs of areas under development 7) Inform about business development opportunities 8) Lead the Professional Team on evidence generation and synthesis 9) Perform other duties as assigned

Head of Commercial (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- We are seeking a driven individual with a passion for the healthcare company. 1 of our clients is looking to add a strong Head of Commercial to their team. Assignments include: 1) Administer customer relations with hospitals and medical centers from early customer engagement to post-sales 2) Work with the Founding Team to expand customer pipeline 3) Forecast and meet pre-determined revenue targets 4) Analyze and optimize the sales process by post-sales support 5) Develop actionable sales strategies and materials to effectively sell to anyone within the institution 6) Work with the Founding Team to develop short and medium-term strategic plans to maximize future success 7) Utilize government and regulatory policies for the company’s benefit 8) Develop solid marketing strategies to enhance the sales process 9) Perform other duties as assigned

Director of Clinical Research (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- Our client, a leading life sciences company, is currently recruiting a Director of Clinical Research who will infuse the Clinical Research Team with their talent, energy and leadership skills. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a corporate culture that is known for its innovative and growth-oriented vision. Assignments include: 1) Direct and implement clinical research plans and programs according to recognized design principles 2) Lead the development of clinical protocol to gather clinical development plan objectives 3) Serve as a Medical Supervisor and Clinical Programmer and review safety data 4) Implement strategies to identify, supervise and resolve clinical program or trial issues 5) Serve as an expert to provide direction to all project team functions 6) Identify and liaise with KOLs concerning program plan and systematic advice 7) Interpret study data and develop integrated review of safety and efficiency 8) Set key deadlines and project milestones for projects within the function

Clinical Evaluation Reporting Specialist (MyBiotechCareer)
Addison, TX -- Our client, a leading medical device company, is currently seeking an accomplished Clinical Evaluation Reporting Specialist to join the team. Here is an overview of the role: 1) Review published literature to identify articles applicable to safety and performances 2) Identify off-label trends of published literature 3) Develop non-biased, evidence-based presentations for physicians 4) Understand regulatory submissions and priorities 5) Compile clinical data and product complaints and conduct adverse event reporting searches 6) Author the 1st draft and annual reports according to business and research priorities 7) Oversee document reviews, reconcile major review comments and concerns and manage finalized submissions 8) Collaborate with cross-functional teams 9) Perform other duties as assigned

Chief Regulatory and Quality Officer (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A pharmaceutical company is currently seeking a Chief Regulatory and Quality Officer to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Maintain compliance policies and procedures and code of ethics 2) Conduct periodic testing of the firm’s supervisory controls 3) Conduct annual compliance meeting with all registered associated persons 4) Lead the firm’s compliance education efforts 5) Lead, train and mentor the Regulatory Department employees 6) Participate in safety instructional programs 7) Report hazards and initiate appropriate actions 8) Monitor quality management, regulatory qualifications and quality improvement processes 9) Follow and enforce accepted safety practices for patients 10) Oversee quality and regulatory qualifications

Senior Vice President of Compliance and Operational Support (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A leading company in the healthcare industry is currently seeking a Senior Vice President of Compliance and Operational Support to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Ensure regulatory compliance across all levels 2) Oversee internal auditing and survey preparation 3) Administer and audit compliance monitoring programs 4) Stay up-to-date on all regulatory changes 5) Consolidate results data for analysis and presentations 6) Implement processes and hire and train personnel 7) Provide feedback to the Executive Management Team 8) Ensure changes and corrective actions are implemented in a timely manner 9) Manage departmental priorities and critical objectives 10) Create and deploy strategic communications 11) Direct and supervise Field Operations Liaison

Director of Regulatory Affairs (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- Our client, a leading biopharmaceutical company, is currently recruiting a Director of Regulatory Affairs who will infuse the Regulatory Affairs Team with their talent, energy and leadership skills. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a corporate culture that is known for its innovative and growth-oriented vision. Assignments include: 1) Develop regulatory strategies and support for development programs, marketing applications and post-marketing activities 2) Assist with developing regulatory project timelines and managing IND/NDA and global regulatory submissions 3) Lead regulatory activities, including planning, drafting and reviewing CMC sections of regulatory submissions 4) Ensure compliance with FDA and international regulations and guidelines 5) Support IND and NDA applications 6) Keep abreast of changes in agency regulations and qualifications 7) Maintain well-organized and auditable regulatory files 8) Provide regulatory support for quality assurance and regulatory compliance activities

Vice President of Quality (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A leading company in the biotechnology industry is currently seeking a highly skilled and accomplished Vice President of Quality to take their team to new heights of success. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Guide the Quality Assurance and Quality Control departments 2) Ensure that established procedures are followed or revised to meet regulatory qualifications 3) Oversee global quality functions of the organization 4) Collaborate with key stakeholders 5) Develop and execute strategies and goals of the systems 6) Manage strategic plans for global quality operations 7) Identify and communicate quality or compliance risks 8) Keep the management informed about different issues 9) Establish key objectives and metrics for evaluation of quality activities 10) Lead quality management reviews

Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- Our client, a leading biotechnology company, is currently seeking an ambitious and gifted Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis to help lead their team. This is a unique opportunity for a highly motivated applicant with a go-getter attitude and a drive to succeed. Assignments include: 1) Present business, financial and operational performances and analysis 2) Enhance and deliver monthly reporting packages 3) Track, analyze and manage capital expenditures 4) Develop and execute processes and tools 5) Manage personnel growth and related costs 6) Coordinate the company’s financial processes and systems 7) Develop and analyze the annual budget and periodic reforecasts 8) Support long-range planning models 9) Lead longterm strategic plans 10) Identify and deliver value added analysis 11) Oversee cross-functional projects

Senior Program Manager (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A brilliant opportunity exists for an outstanding individual capable of fitting into this very rewarding Senior Program Manager role. Our client, a leading medical device company, is looking to hire someone who can bring added value to the team. If you’re dedicated, energetic and detail-oriented, this could be the perfect role for you. Assignments include: 1) Align program scope and strategic business objectives 2) Represent customer and market viewpoints to make technical and program decisions 3) Demonstrate program management best practices 4) Improve product development process effectiveness 5) Define, implement and bring to market new products, technologies and services 6) Lead the team in preparing Go and No-Go decisions 7) Lead program planning processes, ensuring qualifications are clear and driven by customer needs 8) Define and evaluate roles, responsibilities, goals and deliverables for the program and extended teammates

Product Manager (MyBiotechCareer)
Addison, TX -- A brilliant opportunity exists for an outstanding individual capable of fitting into this very rewarding Product Manager role. Our client, a leading medical device company, is looking to hire someone who can bring added value to the team. If you’re dedicated, energetic and detail-oriented, this could be the perfect role for you. Assignments include: 1) Keep abreast of new products pricing and new market developments, advertising, product acceptance and customer opinion 2) Evaluate group’s concepts and determine viability by enlisting necessary participation of business units 3) Analyze competitive product strategy, positioning and promotion 4) Develop and recommend short and long term business strategies to market assigned products 5) Lead and drive approved concepts through the development cycle 6) Monitor/forecast progress against plan and make adjustments to ensure deliverables 7) Develop and implement marketing plans, product marketing objectives and strategies

Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A leading company in the pharmaceutical industry is currently seeking a Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Interact with the FDA and other national health authorities 2) Ensure CAPAs are implemented and completed 3) Oversee quality control through internal assessments, audits, reviews and measurable metrics 4) Direct planning activities of operational budgets 5) Review expense processes and oversee budgets and constraints 6) Document and prioritize business qualifications 7) Develop, enhance and integrate new and existing programs 8) Oversee and monitor regulatory license and registration processes 9) Develop policies, programs and systems to support strategic direction of the department 10) Monitor new, modified and existing state and federal regulations

Director of Program Management (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A leading company in the biotechnology industry is currently seeking a Director of Program Management to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Create timeline situation to ease cross-functional reviews 2) Provide high-quality data that enables efficient and effective decision making to maximize the value of assets 3) Ensure clinical development policy for a project is recognized 4) Develop and manage program risks and improvement plans as suitable 5) Identify and escalate issues linked with the team 6) Lead support programs via direct info and partnering with other staff efficient in this area 7) Support overall project implementation quality 8) Propose, help and execute plans to determine issues and implement corrective actions

Sales Director (MyBiotechCareer)
Addison, TX -- A leading company in the biotechnology industry is currently seeking a Sales Director to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Position duties include: 1) Meet or exceed sales goals and achieve results 2) Execute strategies, tactical plans and key initiatives 3) Build a network of customer and industry contacts 4) Comply with company’s policies and procedures 5) Lead and develop selling strategies 6) Develop customer target strategies 7) Maximize human and financial resources 8) Participate in cross-functional strategy sessions 9) Identify market trends through data analyses 10) Manage administrative and financial responsibilities 11) Conduct global business activities according to legal and ethical standards

Scientific Director (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- Our client, a leading pharmaceutical company, is currently seeking an ambitious and gifted Scientific Director to help lead their team. This is a unique opportunity for a highly motivated applicant with a go-getter attitude and a drive to succeed. Assignments include: 1) Implement clinical epidemiology research programs and trials 2) Develop, manage and approve scientific methods 3) Design clinical protocols, case report forms, guidelines, study reports and manuscripts 4) Train internal and external project teammates 5) Lead clinical projects for medical and scientific trials 6) Develop and review consent documents 7) Review medical monitoring and safety plans 8) Update protocols, investigator brochures and product labels, as required 9) Interact with CROs, healthcare consultants and investigators 10) Oversee and participate in clinical study report writing 11) Support strategic and business objectives 12) Analyze and support new business ventures 13) Oversee business development presentations

Medical Director (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A leading company in the pharmaceutical industry is currently seeking a Medical Director to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Ensure processes are appropriate for decision-making and other safety issues 2) Develop aggregate safety data reviews 3) Track and evaluate specific company relevant safety topics 4) Evolve practices to meet evolving risk management guidance and legislation 5) Oversee work carried out on products and issues under highest scrutiny from client protection and regulatory perspectives 6) Develop and execute a perception and longterm strategy for drug safety and pharmacovigilance activities 7) Reciprocate and resolve safety questions from regulatory authorities, regulatory agency audits and corrective action plans

Veterinary Surgeon (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- We are seeking a driven individual with a passion for the healthcare industry. 1 of our clients is looking to add a strong Veterinary Surgeon to their team. Assignments include: 1) Provide specialist clinical services, as required 2) Engender a culture of care within the company and a professional image within the department 3) Inspect and approve animal breeders and suppliers 4) Monitor animal health on arrival and thereafter 5) Handle, examine and treat all species of animals 6) Meet and consult with the owners of various animals 7) Carry out tests such as x-rays, blood samples and ultrasound scans 8) Immunize animals against different types of disease 9) Perform surgery, including managing anesthesia 10) Inspect certain animal products to ensure they are safe for human consumption

Chief Executive Officer (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A leading company in the medical device industry is currently seeking a Chief Executive Officer to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Develop high-quality business strategies and plans ensuring their alignment with short term and long term objectives 2) Lead and motivate subordinates to advance employee engagement and develop a high performing managerial team 3) Oversee all operations and business activities to ensure they produce the desired results and are consistent with the overall strategy and mission 4) Make high-quality investing decisions to advance the business and increase profits 5) Enforce adherence to legal guidelines and in-house policies to maintain the company’s legality and business ethics 6) Review financial and non-financial reports to devise solutions or improvements

Production Manager (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A brilliant opportunity exists for an outstanding individual capable of fitting into this very rewarding Production Manager role. Our client, a leading life science company, is looking to hire someone who can bring added value to the team. If you’re dedicated, energetic and detail-oriented, this could be the perfect role for you. Assignments include: 1) Ensure production is performed in respect with cGMPs and product safety qualifications 2) Maintain and implement tactical schedule for production, communicating with Plant Manager and other Managers 3) Recruit all the production employees, in relation with Operations Manager and Human Resource 4) Work alongside Managers for production and equipment process 5) Ensure that necessary preventive action is taken to prevent any problems 6) Conduct, plan and organize effective meetings 7) Ensure that all relevant Quality details is in accordance with the specific campaign and passed-off without delay to the QA Manager

Senior Director of Manufacturing (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A leading company in the CPG industry is currently seeking a Senior Director of Manufacturing to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Develop, plan and implement various methods, processes and operations for new and existing products 2) Lead overall manufacturing and production planning activities 3) Ensure high standards of quality and safety 4) Formulate and recommend manufacturing policies and programs 5) Direct and monitor the Manufacturing Department managers to accomplish goals 6) Liaise between various departments 7) Hire, train, develop and evaluate the Manufacturing staff 8) Develop and manage the budget within the functional area of responsibility 9) Comply with quality and safety best practices 10) Perform other duties as assigned

Director of Laboratory (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A leading company in the medical device industry is currently seeking a Director of Laboratory to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Lead a small Design Team of lab technicians and support engineers in developing reagents and measurement systems 2) Establish and maintain timelines for key objectives in direct support of product development 3) Lead studies to assess product performance and stability 4) Develop the quality control and manufacturing qualifications for consumable elements 5) Define the SOPs, clinical protocols and IRBs for clinical studies 6) Participate in the risk assessment and troubleshooting of product and process development or production issues 7) Manage day-to-day laboratory logistics 8) Direct and train other laboratory personnel 9) Coach, counsel and manage performance process

Vice President of Medical Affairs (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- A pharmaceutical company is currently seeking a Vice President of Medical Affairs to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Key duties include: 1) Understand scientific info needs of all local and regional customers 2) Help the Medical Affairs Team with creating business plans 3) Manage payer partnership programs and protect product values 4) Review and approve promotional materials for the Brand Team 5) Be involved in local and national trade associations, as appropriate 6) Comply with local laws and regulations as well as global policies and procedures 7) Prepare and review medical letters and other medical details materials 8) Train local medical personnel 9) Prepare and review scientific details in response to customer questions for media requests 10) Sustain appropriate collaborations with external scientific experts

Senior R&D Programs Manager (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- We are seeking a driven individual with a passion for the medical device industry. 1 of our clients is looking to add a strong Senior R&D Programs Manager to their team. Assignments include: 1) Lead portfolio planning processes 2) Ensure strategic business objectives are achieved by the efficient use of budget and resources 3) Improve R&D effectiveness and efficiencies 4) Manage key business objectives and time tracking 5) Upgrade efficiency and product launch predictability 6) Develop annual cross program budgets 7) Handle monthly and quarterly cross programs 8) Analyze functional portfolio level budget and report status 9) Address cross-platform development and compliance issues 10) Direct and maintain Visual Management System and KPIs 11) Interface with corporate and business unit partners 12) Direct small to medium cross-functional strategic initiatives

Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs (MyBiotechCareer)
Dallas, TX -- Our client, a leading biotechnology company, is currently recruiting a Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs who will infuse the Regulatory Affairs Team with their talent, energy and leadership skills. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a corporate culture that is known for its innovative and growth-oriented vision. Assignments include: 1) Manage the Regulatory Team at various sites 2) Develop and implement a regulatory strategy for vaccines 3) Guide cross-functional groups regarding all aspects of manufacturing, quality, preclinical and clinical testing of products 4) Plan and execute required regulatory filings 5) Prepare the Regulatory Team for health authority meetings 6) Manage the Regulatory Affairs Department to interface with regulatory authorities in an appropriate manner 7) Represent Regulatory Affairs at cross-functional teams 8) Prepare and communicate regulatory risk assessment to the Business Unit Team and Senior Management




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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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