The Gaylord Texan Hotel 

1501 Gaylord Trail

Grapevine, Texas 76051

Since 2008 Maher Maso has proudly served as Mayor of the City of Frisco, named by the U.S. Census Bureau as the fastest growing city in the country in the last decade. Under Mayor Maso’s administration, the City of Frisco has received dozens of awards and attributions including:

Money Magazine “Best Places to Live List”
Men’s Journal “Best Place To Raise An Athlete”
Forbes.com “Top 10 Places to Relocate”
Allstate “Safe and Secure Communities List”

First as a council member and now as Mayor, Maher Maso works to further Frisco’s economic development and business growth, with a focus on innovation. Under his leadership, city initiatives have resulted in the creation of more than 60,000 new jobs, and positioned the City of Frisco as a hub of first class entertainment, sports and sports medicine. Other projects have included:

Partnered with the Dallas Cowboys to create a unique and innovative 91 acre development “the Star” in Frisco.

Established the “5 Billion Dollar Mile,” a major urban mixed use center involving national and international partners.

Created the S.A.F.E.R. System (Situational Awareness For Emergency Response). The first system of its kind to integrate public safety into schools and large venues such as stadiums, and malls.In addition to his work in government and the private sector, Mayor Maso volunteers his time on a wide variety of boards and commissions including: The Collin College Education Foundation, The North Texas Commission, and the board of Plano Presby Hospital. Mayor Maso was appointed by then Governor Rick Perry to the Texas Select Committee on Economic Development and the Red River Boundary Commission and is a Past president of the Metroplex Mayors Association.
Mayor Maso is committed to creating innovative ideas and then bringing together the people, resources and plans to make them happen. 

We are so excited to welcome Maher Maso as our 2017 D/FW RIMS Fall Conference Keynote Speaker!

Announcing the 2017 D/FW RIMS Fall Conference Keynote Speaker

Maher Maso

Mayor of Frisco, Texas

The 2017 D/FW RIMS Fall Conference, Golf Tournament & Spa Event
October 26th and 27th, 2017

Gaylord Texan Hotel

Bear Creek Golf Course

3500 Bear Creek Court

​Dallas, Texas 75261

So, What's New?

 Your fall conference committee has reserved 20 rooms at the Gaylord hotel for our RIMS members and conference/golf and spa attendees to book at a special rate!

 This year, our attendees are welcome to participate in both the golf tournament and spa services!

 What is there to do? 

 We are committed to offering you a great education and networking experience in 2017!

This year's theme: Business @ the Speed of Risk! 

 Our members deserve the best we can offer, so stay tuned for our keynote announcement and educational session topics!  

 Questions? Reach out to Jennifer Sanborn, 2017 Fall Conference Chair & D/FW RIMS Vice President.