James Dondero making Dallas even better

James Dondero has been both a financial leader in Dallas and also a key philanthropist for the community. Within the business community, he has amassed over 30 years of experience in the financial markets including the credit and equity markets. James Dondero graduated from the University of Virginia’s business school and earned multiple degrees and graduated with highest honors. James Dondero is certified both as a management accountant and as a chartered financial analyst. In 1985, James Dondero joined American Express and oversaw $1 billion in fixed income funds, and later left the company in 1989. Read more about James Dondero at Daily Forex Report.

After leaving American Express, James Dondero co-founded Highland Capital Management and is serving as the president of the financial company. James Dondero serves on multiple boards of several major organizations including NexPoint, MGM Studios, Cornerstone Healthcare. James Dondero is also a key financial supporter of several local non-profit organizations including the George W. Bush presidential library, the Perot Museum of Natural Science,Education is Freedom, Snowball Express, Uplift Education and SMU’s Tower Scholars Program.

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Along with working non-profits, James Dondero donated $1 million to the Dallas Zoo, allowing them to bring back their beloved hippos. The zoo was able to enlarge the habitat and create a pavilion for special events. James Dondero has made helping the community a key focus for himself and Highland Capital Management. In order to support even more charities, James Dondero launched the Highland Dallas Foundation, makes it easier for James Dondero to direct funds to the charities he picks. James Dondero is passionate about veterans issues, education and healthcare issues. The Highland Capital Management fund is now working with The Family Place, which gives shelter and aid to men who are victims of domestic violence.

James Dondero’s career in finance includes years of experience with portfolio management and working with bonds, stocks, derivatives and mortgage-backed securities. As president of Highland Capital Management, he grew the company to amass over $13 billion in assets. Highland Capital Management reached high levels and created award-winning products for investors. Highland Capital Management has received multiple awards for the work they have done. Visit his website at jamesdondero.com.

David Giertz is Taking Things to a Different Level

Update for May 10th, 2017: If you would like to get some insight into the business side of David Giertz’s career, definitely check out his interview with Ideamensch.  Find everything from his inspiration, to what has set him on the path to success he can be found walking today.

There are three ways to look at the man who is David Giertz. On the surface, there are the official titles, accolades and recognition of services rendered on angel.co. As a substantive layer, there are the names of committees and boards in which he shares with other members. And, then there is the professional yet ever personal side that tells the real story of a day in the life on the top tier.

The best official start to the telling of this career is to mention his BS from Millikin University and MBA from the University of Miami. This kicks starts a decade spanning career in the field with origins as a Financial Services Adviser for Citigroup. To say his rise to Executive Vice President of Sales of this establishment is outstanding is only a just description, as the goals met during that time exceeded projects. But, really there is more than one tail of presidential credentials attached to the name of David Giertz.

The institution known as Nationwide is familiar with the work ethic and substantial results that is the product of working with David on moneytips.com. In fact that relationship is on the record as starting out with his joining the organization as the Regional Vice President. In fact this man’s work portfolio nearly reads as a code of president, vice and sales. It is save to say that he can get any business the revenue they need to feel back on their feet again in no time flat.

The best part is that David Giertz does it the old fashion way by showing people a little grace and professional courtesy while never compromising responsibility. He also credits an amazing amount of intellectual, personal and professional flexibility to attributing to his success. However, David Giertz never underestimates or takes for granted how important it is to have the right people and the proper tools on a project to ensure positive results.

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