DALLAS, TX — The Dallas Chapter of The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) today announced that Dallas will be the host city for the third annual 2010 EO Texas Round Up. The event will be held Thursday, May 13, 2010, through Sunday, May 16, 2010, at the Ritz-Carlton, Dallas.
In his keynote address to the organization, Founder of the George W. Bush Foundation and 43rd President of the United States George W. Bush will share personal stories of leadership challenges and opportunities while holding the most powerful office in the world. His lessons on leadership will give members invaluable insight and knowledge that they can apply to their own business ventures.
Dallas EO President Adrienne Cornelsen is looking forward to chairing one of the largest regional events in EO history. “Texas is one of the most entrepreneur-friendly states with the best track record this year, and the state with the most cities best poised for recession recovery. Entrepreneurs are the backbone of the Texas economy,” says Cornelsen.
“Texas Round Up gives EO members a unique opportunity to network and connect with some of Texas’ most notable business leaders and influencers, and we’re proud to host this year’s event in Big D!” adds Cornelsen.
More than 400 entrepreneurs and business leaders are expected to attend the EO Texas Round Up. The event theme, “Think Big in Big D” encourages attendees to expect greater opportunities and challenges in 2010.
This highly anticipated weekend conference held exclusively for members of EO is focused on bringing together members of the Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio chapters. Members can look forward to an extensive weekend full of talented speakers, breakout discussions and over-the-top offsite activities designed to ignite the entrepreneurial spirit.
About The Entrepreneurs’ Organization
The Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) is a dynamic, global network which comprises more than 7,300 entrepreneurs in 118 chapters throughout 42 countries. Founded in 1987 by a group of young entrepreneurs, EO is the catalyst that enables entrepreneurs to learn and grow from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life. The EO Dallas chapter with 150 members is one of the fastest growing and largest in the global organization. In 2009, EO collectively generated $1.3 billion in sales and created more than 11,000 jobs. Globally EO employs more than 1 million people.