By Lance Murray, Dallas Innovates; May 15, 2019
Dallas Area Rapid Transit is looking for a chief innovation officer, a new hire at the transit agency who would lead its efforts for product management and business strategy, and be an innovation ambassador.
DART provides bus, light rail, commuter rail, paratransit, and vanpool services in a 13-city service area. The agency has selected Pearson Partners International, a Dallas-based executive search firm, to lead the search, according to a release. Pearson Vice President Lisa Thompson is heading up that effort.