April 14 – Karen Hughes and Stan Hayes

On the April 14 edition of PlayMakers Talk Show, our guests were Karen Hughes and Stan Hayes.

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Karen HughesKaren Hughes

Karen Hughes is President & CEO of Vogel Alcove, a non-profit organization providing childcare and comprehensive social services for homeless children in Dallas. Since taking the helm in January 2011, Hughes has worked to strengthen internal processes in order to best support the children and families of Vogel Alcove.

Under her tenure, Vogel Alcove’s 2012 Arts Performance Event, which raises half the organization’s budget, was the most successful in its history, raising $2.6 million for the homeless children of Dallas. Partnerships were formed with famous faces, now supporters of Vogel Alcove, including Dallas Mavericks’ Jason Kidd and celebrity Chef Lisa Garza.

Prior to joining Vogel Alcove, Hughes was the President & CEO at The Campagna Center, an organization which operates high-quality programs that support children in Alexandria, Virginia, by providing services that allow them to arrive at school ready to learn and ensure they are academically successful at each grade level. Hughes resume includes positions as Associate Executive Director/COO at National Association for the Education of Young Children and Director, Child Care Services at Houston Community

Sarah McLachlan will headline the Vogel Alcove Childcare Center for the Homeless  22nd Annual Performance Arts Event  Monday, April 22nd. Tickets to the event at the Meyerson Symphony Center can be purchased through the AT&T Performing Arts Center box office by visiting www.attpac.org or by calling 214-880-0202 (Monday through Saturday, 8:00 am–9:00 pm and Sunday 10:00 am–6:00 pm.

Stan Hayes PictureStan Hayes

CEO Stan Hayes founded Crystal Video Production 27 years ago, seeing the opportunity to distribute television programs on videotape for direct marketing purposes.

Crystal Video Production, Inc. provides turnkey production services for marketing, training and commercials. A cross-section of clients over the past 27 years include: Ernst & Young, Avery Labels International, Frito-Lay, Inc., Texas Commerce Bank, Texas Back Institute, Dannon Yogurt, Jack In The Box, NOKIA Cellular, Pepsico Foods International, Don Pablo’s, The Gatlin Brothers, Hyatt Regency DFW, Internal Revenue Service, Rock Tenn, GE Capital, Texas Instruments, Trammell Crow Company, YMCA and TXU Electric & Gas.

Stan holds bachelors degrees from Mississippi State University (Music), Florida Bible College (Biblical Ed.) and a master’s degree from Dallas Theological Seminary (Biblical Studies). Stan was an auditioned member of the Dallas Symphony Chorus for 26 years, past President of Sales and Marketing Executives of Dallas, member of the Park Central Rotary Club for 10 years and is a volunteer Chaplain for Victim Relief Ministries.

For a free quote on your project, to see “Top 10 Reasons to Use Video on Your Website” or a demonstration reel of our work, go to www.CrystalProductionGroup.com.

Crystal Video Production, Inc.
P.O. Box 110580
Carrollton, TX 75011-0580
(972) 701-0780


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Host Steve A Klein with Guests Karen Hughes and Stan Hayes