DALLAS, Texas – Sept. 15, 2011 – Freddy Vaca, senior vice president of Pinnacle Technical Resources, has been appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau (DCVB).
Vaca, representing the Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, will be inducted in September with other new board members, after which he will be officially introduced at the bureau’s annual meeting in November.
“We welcome Freddy to our board of directors,” said Phillip Jones, president and chief executive officer for the DCVB. “His love for the city makes him a natural ambassador in our efforts to sell Dallas as a leading convention and visitors destination.”
As a DCVB board member, Vaca will join a group of local leaders from various industry sectors including hospitality, economic development, municipality leadership and the arts. The appointment underscores Vaca’s commitment to serving the local community.
At Pinnacle, Vaca leads the company’s business strategy and service delivery operations throughout the United States and Canada. For more than a decade, Vaca has been a key contributor in the development of Pinnacle’s most successful client relationships. Vaca oversees Pinnacle’s managed service division, payrolling services, and specialty business initiatives. As a Pinnacle executive, Vaca also serves as a mentor to other local business and entrepreneurial organizations.
“I am honored to serve on the DCVB Board of Directors and look forward to partnering with local businesses to continue enhancing our great city. I will use all the resources available to me to ensure my appointment adds immediate value, not only to the board but the City of Dallas,” Vaca said. “Tourism and conventions play a pivotal role in the local economy. I’m thrilled to do my part to continue strengthening our city’s presence on a national level.”
A resident of the City of Dallas for 11 years, Vaca also has contributed his time and leadership to organizations such as the Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the Dallas Fort Worth Business Development Council, YP214 and the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. A devoted father and avid tri-athlete, Vaca resides in East Dallas with daughters Sofia and McKenzie.
About Pinnacle Technical Resources, Inc.
Pinnacle is a staffing and managed services firm that recruits and manages contingent labor for a broad variety of Fortune 500 and public sector clients. The firm’s services include staff augmentation, supplier management, payrolling and independent contractor (IC) compliance. Pinnacle’s 4,000 consultants serve clients at more than 450 sites across North America. In 2011, Pinnacle was ranked the third-fastest-growing staffing firm in the United States by Staffing Industry Analysts and honored as the country’s top minority-owned firm by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC). For more information, visit us at www.Pinnacle1.com.