June 8 – Joe Fernandez, CEO, TBX

Our Guest for the June 8th edition of PlayMakers Talk Show:

Joe Fernandez, CEO, TBX

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Joe Fernandez, CEO, TBX

TBX’s revenue has skyrocketed 936 percent in the past three years, success the company’s employees attribute to the vision of CEO Joe Fernandez.

TBX ® provides innovative technology services and solutions in the employee benefits administration, communication, education, and enrollment landscape.  Though just 6 years old, TBX found its way onto Inc. 500’s 2017 list of the country’s fastest-growing, privately-held companies. According to Inc., the company logged $2.6 million in revenue and employed 23 workers in 2016. It was also honored by the publication as the No. 11 human resources business in the country and No. 21 among top Dallas companies.

And as he grows his business, Fernandez is hiring, mentoring and growing minority employees. Today, 50 percent of TBX’s staff and 80 percent of its executives are minorities.


Phone: (972) 248-9030

Host Steve A Klein, Guest Joe Fernandez

January 16 – Kyle Noonan, FreeRange Concepts and James Smith, Giraffe Bath & Body

On the January 16th edition of PlayMakers Talk Show, our guests will be:

Kyle Noonan – President, FreeRange Concepts

James Smith – Co-Founder,  Giraffe Bath & Body

Join us every Friday afternoon at 3:00 on 770 KAAM (KAAMRadio.com)

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Kyle Noonan, Co-Founder, FreeRange Concepts

KyleHeadshotFreeRange Concepts’ Co-founder, Kyle Noonan with Josh Sepkowitz has a combined 20 years of experience in the restaurant and hospitality industry, including hospitality management, operations, acquisitions, divestures, and new store openings for multi-million-dollar concepts.

Free Range Concepts is an innovative restaurant group that has grown from two to five hundred and eighty-six employees in just eighteen months. Free Range Concepts owns The Rustic, Mutt’s Canine Cantina, Bowl & Barrel, and KTXA’s Local Fare.



TheRustic.com    BowlAndBarrel.com    Muttscantina.com

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Host Steve A Klein, Kyle Noonan

James Smith – Co-Founder,  Giraffe Bath & Body

JamesSmithWhen former firefighter and paramedic James Smith, and his registered nurse wife Kathryn, partnered with longtime friend Jeff Sacks, they set out to design a shaving accessory that would revolutionize the shaving world.

The goal was to develop a razor extension handle that would specifically help women who were unable to shave their legs due to the increasing discomfort from symptoms associated with the second and third trimester of pregnancy. The Result was the Giraffe Razor Extension Handle, designed to customize the length and angle of a disposable or reusable razor



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 Host Steve A Klein, James Smith