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Diversity & Inclusion - Executive Update
December 2017


  • Seventy VisitDallas team members attended a ½ day training session on Multi-generational intelligence and tools for increasing organizational productivity, engagement and success.
  • Phillip J. Jones, VisitDallas President & CEO, provided an update on the state of VisitDallas to the DDI, Inc. Board of Directors on Dec. 16 at Haynes and Boone.

Multi-generational training at VisitDallas

Phillip J. Jones, VisitDallas President & CEO, presenting to the DDI, Inc. Board of Directors

  • Supported multiple events and groups, including:
    • Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education
    • NFL Draft Business Connect Program
    • Potter's House Pastors & Leaders
    • 2018 National Down Syndrome Conference
    • Dallas Southern Pride (Weekend)
    • DSP/Ball and House Pageant
    • The Council of Great City Schools
    • Black Women's Expo
    • KCON
    • National Association of Black Journalists

Other Activities Attended/Supported

Coordinated a site visit of the American Airlines Center for representatives from the Korean American Chamber of Commerce USA that were scouting the DFW area for a major future event.