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2017 Press Coverage

Seattle Times, October 4, 2017, “Shopping malls battered by online retailers may be offered to Amazon as HQ2 sites” by Matt Day

Business Insider, October 2, 2017, “A major Texas city wants Amazon to move its new headquarters to a dead shopping mall site” by Leanna Garfield

Dallas Business Journal, October 2, 2017, “Why Addison, Farmers Branch are backing Dallas Midtown for Amazon’s HQ2” by Candace Carlisle

CBS DFW, September 28, 2017, “UT Dallas, Dallas Midtown Project May Attract Amazon’s HQ2 To DFW” by Jack Fink

Dallas Business Journal, September 28, 2017, “Dallas Midtown developers propose 100-acre urban campus by ‘Amazon Park’” by Candace Carlisle

ABC 8, September 28, 2017, “First look at proposed Amazon HQ2 in North Dallas” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Morning News, September 26, 2017, “Trinity Groves owner teams with KDC, Gensler to woo Amazon HQ2 to West Dallas” by Maria Halkias

Dallas Morning News, September 24, 2017, “Who can handle Amazon’s 50,000 jobs? The Dallas-Fort Worth area adds twice that many every year” by Mitchell Schnurman

Dallas Morning News, September 23, 2017, “Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says city will offer incentives for Amazon HQ2” by Tristan Hallman

Dallas Morning News, September 15, 2017, “Dallas could absorb an Amazon HQ2, but it should look to Seattle for clues” by Maria Halkias

Big D Magazine, August 7, 2017, “CRE Opinion: Why Did Dallas Grow North” by Scott Beck and Andrew Friedman

Hotel News Now, July 13, 2017, “The decline of shopping malls hits US hotels hard” by Ed Watkins

Lodging Magazine, July 11, 2017, “This Dual-Brand Hotel Will Anchor Dallas Midtown” by Lodging Magazine Staff

Dallas Morning News, June 30, 2017, “First look at huge Life Time Athletic coming to Dallas’ Midtown at old Valley View site” by Maria Halkias

Neighborhoods.com, June 29, 2017, “Mall Demolition Makes Way for ‘City Within a City’ in Dallas Midtown District” by Deb R. Brimer

Texas Jewish Post, June 29, 2017, “Breaking ground in Midtown” by TJP Staff

KRLD, radio June 23, 2017, “KRLD CEO Spotlight” by David Johnson

Dallas Observer, Your browser does not support SVG June 23, 2017, “Developer Says $4 Billion Dallas Midtown Will Stop Corporate Flight and Fix City’s Infrastructure” by Nicholas Bostick

Dallas Business Journal, June 23, 2017, “Demolition of aging mall makes way for $500M initial phase of Dallas Midtown corporate magnet” by Candace Carlisle

NBC DFW, Your browser does not support SVG June 23, 2017, “Dallas Midtown Project Breaks Ground at Old Valley View Mall” by Ken Kalthoff

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG June 23, 2017, “Goodbye Valley View Mall, Hello Dallas Midtown ” by CBS DFW Staff

Al Dia Dallas, June 23, 2017, “Valley View Mall: futuro centro comercial de Dallas tendrá cines de cadena mexicana Cinépolis” by Maria Halkias

The Straits Times, June 23, 2017, “Learn, shop and play at the mall” by ST Staff

CD Recycler, June 23, 2017, “Dallas mall demolition begins” by CDR Staff

Candy’s Dirt, June 23, 2017, “Sweating by the Oldie: Valley View Gives Way to Beck’s Dallas Midtown” by Jon Anderson

D Magazine, June 23, 2017, “The Hour of Valley View Mall’s Destruction Is Finally At Hand” by Alex Macon

Dallas Morning News, June 23, 2017, “Dead mall: Valley View’s morph into Midtown will include 18-story hotel, Life Time Fitness, Cinépolis theater” by Maria Halkias

Bisnow, June 23, 2017, “Goodbye Valley View, Hello Dallas Midtown” by Julia Bunch

FOX 4, June 23, 2017, “Workers break ground on Dallas Midtown development” by FOX 4 News Staff

ABC 8, June 22, 2017, “Dallas developer Scott Beck to begin Valley View Center demolition this week” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Business Journal, June 22, 2017, “Dallas developer Scott Beck to begin Valley View Center demolition this week” by Candace Carlisle

New York Times, June 20, 2017, “Deep in the Malls of Texas, a Vision of Shopping’s Future” by David Montgomery

Neighborhoods.com, May 17, 2017, “Valley View Sears Closing to Make Way for Dallas Midtown Development” by Holly Case

D Magazine, May 11, 2017, “CRE Opinion: Jumping the Market’s Boom-Bust S-Curve” by Scott N. Beck

Dallas Business Journal, May 1, 2017, “See ya, Sears: Department store to close as Dallas Midtown begins to take shape” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Morning News, March 28, 2017, “Gone Tomorrow: Valley View, awaiting demolition, is businesses’ temporary home” by Karina Ramírez

Dallas Morning News, February 23, 2017, “Developers preparing plans for Valley View Center acreage” by Maria Halkias

Dallas Morning News, February 21, 2017, “The notable who’s who behind Dallas’ Valley View redo” by Maria Halkias

Dallas Business Journal, February 16, 2017, “Demolition crews scrapping North Dallas’ Macy’s store at Valley View Center” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Innovates, February 10, 2017, “Midtown Vision Shapes Up as Wrecking Ball Comes for Valley View” by Kerry Curry

Dallas Business Journal, February 9, 2017, “Exclusive: Scott Beck to develop new Aloft hotel at Trophy Club Town Center” by Candace Carlisle

World News, February 9, 2017, “Exclusive: Scott Beck to develop new Aloft hotel at Trophy Club Town Center” by Candace Carlisle

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG February 1, 2017, “Dallas Midtown Project To Keep City Competitive With Northern Suburbs” by Jack Fink

Dallas Morning News, January 31, 2017, “Days are numbered for Dallas’ Valley View mall with new project on the way” by Steve Brown

Dallas Business Journal, January 30, 2017, “Dallas’ Valley View Center stands as Scott Beck’s Midtown vision sits on horizon” by Candace Carlisle

CBS/KRLD, radio January 5, 2017, “CEO Spotlight” by David Johnson

2016 Press Coverage

 

Dallas Morning News, December 20, 2016, “Developers working on office, apartment, hotel projects at Valley View site in Dallas” by Steve Brown

Dallas Morning News, December 20, 2016, “Demolition set for old Sanger-Harris at Valley View” by Robert Wilonsky

Bisnow, November 30, 2016, “HOT ‘HOODS: MIDTOWN” by Julia Branch

Dallas Business Journal, September 23, 2016, “Two Dallas Midtown stakeholders step up to help build centerpiece of $20B project” by Candace Carlisle

Texas Jewish Post, September 22, 2016, “‘Bold’ Midtown park step closer to reality” by James Russell

D Magazine, September 20, 2016, “Scott Beck: Millennials and Rapid Urbanization” by Scott Beck

CBS/KRLD, radio September 15, 2016, “CEO Spotlight” by David Johnson

Dallas Morning News, September 13, 2016, “Rebuilding Valley View Center is really about rebuilding Dallas” by Robert Wilonsky

Dallas Business Journal, September 7, 2016, “Scott Beck’s Trophy Club development gets underway” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Business Journal, September 6, 2016, “Dallas Midtown’s 20-acre focal point begins to take shape” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Morning News, July 5, 2016, “AT&T shopping Valley View mall site as potential HQ location” by Steve Brown

Dallas Business Journal, June 22, 2016, “City approves $36M TIF deal for Dallas Midtown, Southwest Center Mall transformations” by Candace Carlisle

WBAP 820AM, radio June 22, 2016, “Dallas Approves TIF Money to Demolish Valley View Center, Build Dallas Midtown” by WBAP Staff

Dallas Morning News, June 22, 2016, “It’s official, finally: By year’s end, Valley View Center will be torn down for Dallas Midtown” by Robert Wilonsky

98.7 KLUV, radio June 20, 2016, “Dallas Midtown, Valley View Mall Is Being Demolished” by Blake Powers

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG June 20 2016, “Valley View Redevelopment Project Set To Begin” by Yona Gavino

NBC DFW, Your browser does not support SVG June 20 2016, “Valley View Mall One Step Closer to Wrecking Ball” by Ken Kalthoff

Dallas Morning News, June 20 2016, “Dallas Midtown, the Valley View redo, now one vote away from $36 million in TIF money, demo deadline” by Robert Wilonsky

Dallas Business Journal, June 15 2016, “How $36M of TIF funds will shape Beck’s $4B Dallas Midtown vision” by Candace Carlisle

D Realestate Daily, May 31 2016, “Scott Beck: Protecting the Downside” by Scott Beck

Dallas Morning News, May 27, 2016, “Perot’s Hillwood Urban shopping Valley View mall for office development deal” by Steve Brown

Dallas Business Journal, May 27, 2016, “Ross Perot Jr.’s newest division unveils Dallas Midtown office tower development” by Candace Carlisle

FOX 4, Your browser does not support SVG May 2, 2016, “FOX 4Ward: Valley View Mall” by FOX 4 News Staff

D Real Estate Daily, April 7, 2016, “Scott Beck: Why I’m Optimistic About the Future” by Scott Beck

Dallas Business Journal, March 31, 2016, “How Texas’ high-speed rail project landed ULI’s next big idea award” by Candace Carlisle

NBC DFW, Your browser does not support SVG February 12, 2016, “Artists Move Into Vacant Stores at Valley View” by Caroline Connolly

Dallas Business Journal, January 28, 2016, “Construction underway on Scott Beck’s $4B Dallas Midtown project” by Candace Carlisle

Bisnow, January 13, 2016, “WHERE’S $300M OF CONSTRUCTION STARTING THIS SUMMER?” by Tonie Auer

2015 Press Coverage

Texas Jewish Post, December 17, 2015, “Developer updates plans for expansive Dallas Midtown project” by Ben Tinsley

Preston Hollow People, November 14, 2015, “Midtown Brings Mixed-Use to Larger Scale” by Todd Jorgenson

Dallas Business Journal, November 10, 2015, “Exclusive: Beck teams with North American Properties on $230M Trophy Club project” by Candace Carlisle

CBS DFW, radio November 6, 2015, “CEO Spotlight” by David Johnson

Dallas Business Journal, October 26, 2015, “Developer Scott Beck looks to bring new ideas to $4B Dallas Midtown development” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Business Journal, June 17, 2015, “Scott Beck looks to lure corporate tenants with 2 new towers at $4B Dallas Midtown project” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Morning News, June 10, 2015, “A million-dollar request to study bringing an automated people mover to Dallas Midtown” by Robert Wilonsky

Dallas Business Journal, May 22, 2015, “Exclusive: Scott Beck gets city go-ahead for $4B Dallas Midtown ‘catalyst’” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Business Journal, April 30, 2015, “Exclusive: Scott Beck’s $3.5B Valley View redo is at the gate, ready to go” by Candace Carlisle

D Real Estate Daily, March 17, 2015, “Scott Beck: The Importance of a Digital Persona” by Scott Beck

Addison Magazine, Your browser does not support SVG February 17, 2015, “Next Big Idea – Dallas Midtown – Scott Beck” by Sam Nicholson

D Real Estate Daily, Febuary 17, 2015, “Meet D Real Estate Daily’s 20 New Contributing Editors” by Christine Perez

D Magazine, January 2, 2015, “Six Things to Watch in 2015” by Christine Perez

2014 Press Coverage


ABC 8, Your browser does not support SVG December 16, 2014, “Quirky art colony flourishes in dying Dallas mall” by David Schechter

CultureMap, November 24, 2014, “New Midtown development will put declining Valley View Center to rest for good” by Jonathon Rienstra

Bisnow, November 13, 2014, “BISNOW SCOOP: FIRST LOOK AT BECK VENTURES’ DALLAS MIDTOWN” by Ron Sklar

Dallas Morning News, November 13, 2014, “Developer says Dallas Midtown will begin taking shape on Valley View Center site in 2015” by Robert Wilonsky

Dallas Business Journal, November 12, 2014, “A sneak peek at Scott Beck’s reimagined Dallas Midtown, AMC Theatres” by Candace Carlisle

Shopping Centers Today, October 23, 2014, “Entertainment is malls’ trump card over e-tail, SCTLive panel says” by Edmund Mander

Dallas Morning News, October 17, 2014, “Valley View Center in Far North Dallas finding new use for old space” by Taylor Danser

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG October 7, 2014, “Valley View Center Goes From Mall To Masterpiece” by Teresa Frosini

Advocate Preston Hollow, July 23, 2014, “We wanted to change the stigma of Valley View, and we have” by Valirie Morgan

WFAA ABC 8, June 19, 2014, “Reviving an Old Mall with Beautiful Works of Art” by Laura Mazol

CBS DFW, June 3, 2014, “North Texas Artist Creates Route 66 Mural

Real Estate BISNOW, June 2, 2014, “Did Toyota Diss Dallas?” by Tonie Auer

DFW FOX 4, Your browser does not support SVG June 1, 2014, “FOX 4Ward: Valley View Art Galleries” by Dan Godwin

D Magazine, April 29, 2014, “Scott Beck: The Rubber Band Effect

Dallas Observer, April 15, 2014, “Dallas Midtown Developer Says Valley View Area Will Have a Subway. Someday.” by Eric Nicholson

Dallas Observer, April 7, 2014, “At the Center of Valley View Redevelopment, a 20-Acre, $100 Million Park” by Eric Nicholson

Dallas Morning News, April 4, 2014 “Dallas to examine creation of $400-million mall TIF district aimed at resurrecting Valley View, Southwest Center” by Robert Wilonsky

Dallas Business Journal, March 7, 2014 “Trophy Club green lights Scott Beck’s Town Center plans” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Business Journal, February 27, 2014 “Developer Scott Beck rethinks Trophy Club Town Center plans to get approval” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Business Journal, January 23, 2014 “Trophy Club Town Center: Beck details controversial project” by Candace Carlisle

2013 Press Coverage

Dallas Business Journal, December 19, 2013 “7 Projects That Changed DFW Real Estate in 2013” by Candace Carlisle

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG November 11, 2013 “Veterans Statue Unveiled” Tracy Kornet

Dallas Morning News, October 11, 2013 “The Movie Institute’s New Facility in Far North Dallas Allows Room for Growth” by Heather Noel

Dallas Business Journal, August 22, 2013 “Beck Ventures: Dallas Midtown project cost rises to $3.5B” by Candace Carlisle

CBS 11 News, August 20, 2013 “Valley View Center Goes From Shopping Mall to Masterpiece” by Teresa Frosini

Real Estate BISNOW, July 11, 2013, “My Story: Scott Beck

Advocate Magazine, May 22, 2013 “Meet the Local Artist Who are Helping Transform Valley View Center” by Monica Nagy

Pegasus News, April 8, 2013 “Dallas Midtown architects plan to create a city within a city” by Candy Evans

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG April 4, 2013, “Dallas Residents Welcome $3 Billion Transformation To Valley View Mall” by Robbie Owens

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG April 4, 2013 “A Sneak Peek At The Dallas Midtown Master Plan” by Kelli Wiese

KHOU, Your browser does not support SVG April 4, 2013, “Developer bids goodbye to Valley View, announces Midtown Dallas” by Brad Watson

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG April 4, 2013, “A Sneak Peek At the Dallas Midtown Master Plan” by Kelli Wiese

CBS DFW, Your browser does not support SVG April 4, 2013, “Dallas Residents Welcome $3 Billion Transformation to Valley View Mall” by Robbie Owens

NBC DFW, Your browser does not support SVG April 4, 2013, “Valley View Center Area to Be Redeveloped Into ‘Dallas Midtown’” by Andres Gutierrez

D Magazine, April 4, 2013, “Gondolas, Trolley System, Parks on Tap for Dallas Midtown” by Christine Perez

Dallas Morning News, Your browser does not support SVG April 4, 2013, “Give us three minutes, and we’ll give you this video said to sneak peek the future of Dallas Midtown’s 430 acres” by Robert Wilonsky

Dallas Business Journal, April 4, 2013, “Beck unveils plans, designs for $3B Dallas Midtown project” by Candace Carlisle

D Magazine, April 4, 2013 “Today’s Fresh Jam: A Video Journey Through $3 Billion Dallas Midtown” by Jason Heid

Dallas Observer, Your browser does not support SVG April 4, 2013, “The New Valley View Will Be Like Uptown, With a Gondola” by Eric Nicholson

Dallas Morning News, April 3, 2013, “New plan for Valley View Center area to be presented to Dallas Plan Commission and the Public Thursday” by Jeffrey Weiss

Dallas Morning News, Your browser does not support SVG January 9, 2013, “Only time you’ll be able to drive LBJ Express in five minutes: New hi-def video shows ‘full expanse’ of IH-635 redo” by Robert Wilonsky

2012 Press Coverage

Dallas Business Journal, December 28, 2012, “Artist Community at the Heart of Valley View Vision” by Candace Carlisle

Dallas Morning News, July 10, 2012, “As Valley View’s new owners get settled in, a new look emerges, from truck test kitchens” by Robert Wilonsky

Pegasus news, May 9, 2012, “New Owner of Valley View Center details vision for the future” by Candy Evans

Dallas Business Journal, April 27, 2012 “Team charts rebirth of Valley View area” by Steven R Thompson

NBC DFW, Your browser does not support SVG Apr 24, 2012 “Valley View Center to get $2 Billion Makeover” by Andres Gutierrez

Dallas Morning News, April 24, 2012 “Buyers have big plans for Valley View” by Robert Wilonsky

Dallas Morning News, April 23, 2012 “Beck Ventures has big plans for Dallas’ Valley View Mall” by Robert Wilonsky

2011 Press Coverage

Yahoo Finance, May 16, 2011 “CornerWorld [CWRL.PK] Named Fastest-Growing Public Company in North Texas by Dallas Business Journal

Yahoo Finance, May 9, 2011 “CornerWorld [CWRL.PK] Follows $6.5 Million Recapitalization by Naming New President” by David Fleming

Bloomberg, April 25, 2011 “CornerWorld [CWRL.PK] Acquires 4,600th Domain Name” by David Fleming

2008 Press Coverage

Reuters, October 28, 2008 “CornerWorld to Acquire Woodland Wireless and T2 TV

Dallas Observer, September 11, 2008 “Deep Ellum LIVES!” by Robert Wilonsky

Corum Mergers & Acquisitions, September 3, 2008 “CornerWorld Acquires Leadstream