processing, asset and wealth
management, and private equity. Its
building, the JPMorgan Chase Tower,
is a 55-story postmodern skyscraper –
the fourth tallest in Dallas.
9. HCA North Texas
HCA North Texas, an affiliate of
HCA, Inc., is comprised of hospitals,
imaging and ambulatory surgery
centers throughout the Dallas/Fort
Worth area, including Denton
Regional Medical Center; Green
Oaks Psychiatric Hospital; Las
Colinas Medical Center; Medical
Center of Arlington; Medical Center
of Lewisville; Medical Center of
McKinney; Medical Center of Plano;
Medical City Children’s Hospital;
Medical City Dallas Hospital; North
Hills Hospital and Plaza Medical
Center of Fort Worth.
10.Verizon Communications, Inc.
New York, NY
This national broadband/wireline/
wireless communications company has
chosen to locate its Verizon Information
Services division in Dallas, a leading
print and online directory publisher and
content provider for communications
products and services.
Raytheon is a technology leader spe-
cializing in defense, homeland security,
and other government markets
throughout the world. With a history
of innovation spanning more than 80
years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art
electronics, mission systems integration,
and other capabilities in the areas of
sensing; effects; command, control,
communications and intelligence
systems, as well as a broad range of
mission support services.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio,
Kroger is one of the nation’s largest
grocery retailers, with fiscal 2009
revenue of $76.7 billion. The Kroger
Co. spans many states with store
formats that include grocery and
multi-department stores, convenience
stores and mall jewelry stores.
13.Energy Future Holdings
Energy Future Holdings Corporation is an
electric utility company headquartered in
Energy Plaza in Downtown Dallas. It and
its subsidiaries, TXU Energy, Luminant and
Oncor, are committed to investing in and
meeting the electric power needs of
14. Texas Instruments Inc.
Founded more than 70 years ago
and headquartered in Dallas, Texas
Instruments is a designer and supplier
of digital signal processing solutions
and semiconductor products and has
manufacturing, design or sales operations in more than 25 countries.
15. Target Corp.
Target’s first store opened in
Roseville, Minnesota, in 1962.
Now, this well-known discount
retailer operates more than 1,300
stores in 47 states, including more
140 SuperTarget® stores that are
designed to add an upscale grocery
shopping experience. The Dallas
area includes a distribution center
and many stores.
16. The United Parcel Service Inc.
Founded in 1907 as a messenger
company in the United States, UPS
has grown into a $50 billion corporation by clearly focusing on
the goal of enabling commerce
around the globe. Today UPS is a
global company with one of the
most recognized and admired
brands in the world. UPS has
become the world’s largest package
delivery company and a leading
global provider of specialized
transportation and logistics services.
Every day, they manage the flow
of goods, funds, and information
in more than 200 countries and
17. J.C. Penney Co.
Headquartered in Plano, just north
of Dallas, J.C. Penney Company,
Inc. is a retailer, operating 1,017
JCPenney Department Stores
throughout the United States and
Puerto Rico, and 62 Renner
Department Stores in Brazil. The
company sells family apparel,
jewelry, shoes, accessories and
home furnishings to its customers
through department stores, catalog
and the Internet.