The major global financial firm, Highland Capital Management, hosts many important events at the George W. bush Presidential Center. The Center is located in Dallas, Texas. James Dondero who is the co-founder and President of Highland Capital is quite impressed with this center’s influence on the entire nation. The Bush Center is also considered to be a positive influence on the local community. Read this article at investopedia.com.
A major event at the Bush Center that Highland Capital is very proud to conduct is the Engage at the Bush Center public programs Series. By supporting this series Highland Capital is able to contribute to the long-term vision of the Bush Center.
Highland Capital has given a gift of $10 million to the Center that will help to continue several series of public programs at the Center. The Engage Series had the goal of bringing newsmakers, authors and thought leaders to the Center. This group of intelligent people will bring discussions and lectures all through the entire year.
The CEO of the Center, Kenneth Hersh, is grateful for the generous gift since it shows that Highland Capital is committed to invest in the future of the Center. Highland Capital has donated over $5 million since 2012 to the Center. It was also one of the benefactors that added to the development of the facilities. The Bush Center had opened in 2013.
The first part of the event of the series took place on February 5. This was a two-part program about “Constitution Conversations: Justice Scalia’s Memorable Speeches / James Madison and Today’s Media.” All of the guest have to register, however, the admission is free of charge.
Since 2015 the Engage series has boasted sellout crowds. Programs of the past have included a vast range of leaders and newsmakers such as Lorne Michaels, Dr. Condoleezza Rice, Barbara Bush and Jenna Bush Hager, Bill Growder who is a Russia corruption fighter, and other noted speakers. Highland Capital is committed to continuing to support the Center by inviting and working with anyone who is an advantage to the knowledge of the community and the nation. Visit hcp.com to know more.