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July 25 – David F. Bristol, Employee Solutions and Douglas Ritter, USFI

On the July 25th edition of PlayMakers Talk Show, our guests will be:

David F. Bristol – CEO, Employee Solutions

Douglas Ritter – President, USFI

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David F. Bristol, CEO, Employee Solutions

David BristolDavid Bristol is a serial entrepreneur and retired combat veteran Air Force fighter pilot. He currently is CEO of Employee Solutions, one of the largest staffing firms in north Texas, which he started in 1997.

Today, Employee Solutions has revenue in excess of $75 million and employs up to 3,000 temporary employees and 79 full-time corporate employees with 13 offices in Texas and Oklahoma. He is also a co-founder of Sub Assembly Group and Provider Solutions.

Employee Solutions was named to the Inc. 5000 fastest growing list and the Dallas100 for two consecutive years in 2012 and 2013.

Phone: (855) 565-8367

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Douglas Ritter, President, USFI

portraitDouglas Ritter is President of USFI, a marketing solutions company that creates desire for its client’s products and services.

Prior to USFI, Douglas was a partner at Ascend Marketing for four years and has extensive Telecom experience, with AT&T, Verizon and NextiraOne.  Before his years in Telecom Douglas worked at a variety of top-ten advertising firms in New York.

USFI is able to do what’s best for their clients; they manage the creative, production, distribution, and warehousing of their clients’ merchandising and promotional materials. As a result, their clients realize improved efficiencies and speed-to-market.

Phone: (972) 444-8381


July 18 – Jo Staffelbach Heinz, Staffelbach and Dustin Marshall, Hazel’s Hot Shot

On the July 18th edition of PlayMakers Talk Show, our guests were:

Jo Staffelbach Heinz – CEO, Staffelbach

Dustin Marshall – CEO, Hazel’s Hot Shot

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Jo Staffelbach Heinz, CEO, Staffelbach

2 heinz-jo62554-ds-cropped A graduate of Kansas State University, Jo Staffelbach Heinz founded her own successful interior design firm in Kansas before merging in 1985 with Staffelbach in Dallas, where she joined as Chief Operating Officer.

In 1993 Jo was named President, and in 2006 was named CEO. Staffelbach is a certified Women Owned Business with HUB status. She is extensively involved in the architecture and design community, currently serving as President of the Dallas Architectural Forum and Vice-Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber Small Business Advisory Committee.

Under her leadership, Staffelbach has designed spaces for Fortune 100 companies, is listed as one of the leading firms in the nation, and has won countless design awards.

Phone: (214) 747-2511


Dustin Marshall, CEO, Hazel’s Hot Shot

Dustin Marshall PicDustin Marshall joined Hazel’s Hot Shot in the summer of 2011 as CEO. Since 1977, Hazel’s has been recognized as an established leader in the expedited freight industry. Hazel’s provides point-to-point courier and delivery services, scheduled same day deliveries, expedited “hot shot” deliveries, and over-the-road long-distance transport services.

They also offer airfreight forwarding services and air charters when ground transport isn’t fast enough for time-critical deliveries.

Prior to joining Hazel’s, Dustin was a Manager in the Chicago office of Bain & Company, a leading global consultancy. At Bain, Dustin led consulting teams in their work with Fortune 500 companies on topics ranging from Supply Chain Optimization to Sales & Marketing Effectiveness, to Merger Integration to Portfolio Management.

Phone: (800) 822-5443

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