August 29 – Bill DiGaetano, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema DFW and Chief Gregory W. Rushin, Plano Police Department

On the August 29th edition of PlayMakers Talk Show, our guests were:

Bill DiGaetano – Co-Owner & COO, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema DFW

Gregory W. Rushin – Chief of Police, Plano Police Department

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Bill DiGaetano, Co-Owner & COO, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema DFW

IMG_9609Bill DiGaetano is the Co-Owner and COO of Alamo Drafthouse Cinema DFW in addition to having the franchise rights for Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in North Texas with his partner.

Alamo Drafthouse is dinner, drinks, movies and events, all under one roof. Attention to detail in film presentation and programming has earned accolades from the likes of Entertainment Weekly (#1 theater in America), (Coolest Movie Theater in the World), (One of the Best Theaters in the Country), and Time Magazine (Best Theater Ever!).

Bill served in the United States Army as a Soldier with the Army’s Seventh Special Forces Group, also known as The Green Berets. He was awarded two Bronze Stars for service in Afghanistan. In 2013 he was one of Dallas Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 recipients.

Phone: (972) 534-2120

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Gregory W. Rushin, Chief of Police, Plano Police Department

 ChiefRushinsPictureDec01.jpg.728x520_q85Gregory W. Rushin is the Chief of the Plano Police Department, which is an accredited agency with nearly 600 employees. Chief Rushin has a diverse law enforcement background, with over thirty-four years of police experience.

He began his career as a Deputy Sheriff in Illinois and is a former FBI Agent serving in Washington D.C. Chief Rushin has a Bachelors Degree in Law Enforcement Administration and a Master of Science Degree in Human Relations and Business.

He also holds a Certificate in Public Management from the University of Texas at Dallas and is a graduate of the FBI Academy, the FBI National Academy, the Senior Management Institute for Police at Harvard and the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Program.

Phone: (972) 424-5678

Crime Prevention Unit: (972) 941-2431

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