Future Events

Events are held the 1st Wednesday of each month at Prestonwood Country Club (with the exception of July).

Members receive discounted lunches and members only evening events. Free self-parking and valet parking is available.


Start: 11:30am



Buffet Lunch

Members: $25

Non-Members $30


15909 Preston Road Dallas, TX 75248
(972) 239-7111


Upcoming events

    • 02 Oct 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • The Clubs of Prestonwood - The Creek 15909 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX 75248
    • 128
    DFWTRN Welcomes Michael Goldberg October 2nd 2019! 

    Topic: Building a Recruiting Roadmap for 2020 & Beyond

    Location: The Clubs of Prestonwood - The Creek 15909 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX 75248

    Date & Time: October 2nd 2019 11:30am - 1:00pm

    Michael is a 20-year veteran on all things Talent Acquisition – research, roadmaps, technology assessments/implementations, creative job postings, and candidate experience. A strategic talent acquisition leader, Michael has proven experience shaking up ordinary recruiting for start-up organizations to $1B national organizations such as Insight, Freeman, American Heart Association. 

    Michael currently conducts Executive-level search for logistics, supply chain, hospitality, healthcare, and non-profit organizations.  He also provides, coaching, advising, and training to Recruiters, Recruiting Leaders and Hiring Managers on hot to identify, attract, and hire the very best talent.

    Michael attained his MBA from the University of Dallas in Human Resources Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Georgia.  Michael has held many leadership roles in the community volunteering both for the American Heart Association and Habitat for Humanity.








    • 06 Nov 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • The Clubs of Prestonwood - The Creek 15909 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX 75248
    • 143
    DFWTRN Welcomes Trish Wyderka November 6th 2019! 

    Topic: Github and Stack Overflow Recruiting!

    Location: The Clubs of Prestonwood - The Creek 15909 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX 75248

    Date & Time: November 6th 2019 11:30am - 1:00pm

    Trish will show us some of her Github & Stack Overflow tips to Finding Developers, Programmers and Software Engineers!

    • Searching for users
    • Assessing users Profile
    • Finding users Email
    • Using Boolean to find users

    Trish Wyderka is an Senior Research Associate (Sourcer) for Fidelis Companies and is sought for her “tips and tricks” handouts, leveraging free tools for finding email addresses and phone numbers. She is a frequent contributor to www.sourcecon.com and has been a roundtable co-presenter with Susanna Frazer (SourceCon ATL 2018), the first-ever, two- and three-time SourceCon Hackathon Champion. 

    Trish grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and currently lives in Carrolton, TX.  She spent eight years in the U.S. Air Force, serving both state-side and abroad. She worked in the aviation, mortgage and medical practice management industries before working at Fidelis Companies, who she joined in 2011. She specializes in executive search and contingency staffing for the Semiconductor/Engineering, Biopharmaceutical, ERP and EMR industries. 

    During her free time, Trish is an independent resume writer and career counselor, and enjoys her two cats, sci-fi movies and travelling.








    • 04 Dec 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • The Clubs of Prestonwood - The Creek 15909 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX 75248
    • 145
    DFWTRN Welcomes Rick Martinez President and CEO of r2 Technologies December 4th 2019. 

    Topic: Recruiting Millennials in the Workforce

    Location: The Clubs of Prestonwood - The Creek 15909 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX 75248

    Date & Time: November 6th 2019 11:30am - 1:00pm

    This is a presentation on Recruiting Millennials in the Workforce. Rick will provide a short presentation on their demographics, workforce, and background. Following the presentation, he will have a Millennial Panel Discussion to share with us their job interests, priorities, and nature of a job search.

    Our panelist will consist of Millennial professionals in the DFW workplace, all college graduates, and in professional careers. These young professionals are impressive and full of ideas! Come listen to them!

    • Jennifer Goebel - UBER
    • Nick Echevarria - American Airlines
    • Kim Malin – Bordens Dairy
    • Katt Anderson - Catalyst Health Network
    • Mitch Miller - ClubCorp

    Here are some tidbits of information that will be shared:

    • To a Millennial, a job has to have more meaning than just collecting a paycheck. Millennials want to have a purpose to what they are doing and meaningful life.
    • Millennial know everything there is to know about social media because they are living it. They are constantly perusing Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, etc., - it’s how they share and get information.
    • Millennials are extremely team-oriented, enjoy collaborating and building friendships with colleagues.
    • Millennials are waiting longer to have children and to buy houses. Making sure to be financially stable before making life-changing decisions is what makes millennials different than any other generation.








Past events

04 Sep 2019 Global Talent Acquisition Appreciation Day 9/4/2019 (First 250 RSVP for Free Admission)
07 Aug 2019 DFWTRN Welcomes Jim Schnyder August 7th, 2019 - Rapid Fire Recruiting Tips and Tricks!
03 Jul 2019 DFWTRN July 2019 Summer Break - No Meeting
05 Jun 2019 DFWTRN Welcomes Craig Fisher June 5th 2019
01 May 2019 DFWTRN Welcomes Tracey Friend Global Practice Executive with AgileOne May 1st 2019!
03 Apr 2019 DFWTRN Welcomes Carrie Corbin Global Head of Employer Brand for Dell April 3rd 2019
06 Mar 2019 DFWTRN Welcomes Trish Wyderka March 6th 2019
06 Feb 2019 DFWTRN Welcomes Ann Wilkerson Training Director for ERE and SourceCon February 6th 2019.
02 Jan 2019 No January 2019 Event
05 Dec 2018 DFWTRN Holiday Networking Lunch December 5th 2018
01 Dec 2018 RTOY / HRSTARS Gala and Awards Ceremony
07 Nov 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Julian Placino November 7th, founder of the Pathways to Success Training Co.
03 Oct 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Nima Khanghahi, Sales Coach, Personal Brand Developer and Speaker!
05 Sep 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Shannon Pritchett presenting on "What's Happening in the World of Sourcing?"
01 Aug 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Cyndy Davis 2018 SourceCon Sourcing Grandmaster!
04 Jul 2018 No July 2018 Meeting
06 Jun 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Alishaa Chhabra June 6th presenting on “AI in recruiting” Are you ready for Wall-E?
17 May 2018 DFWTRN Member Happy Hour May 17th at Kona Grill
02 May 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Judie Reynolds May 2nd presenting on "Optimizing the Job Description"!
04 Apr 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Jolene Risch presenting on “When the client needs to hire someone yesterday” April 4th, 2018 Lunch and Learn
07 Mar 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Regina Cross discussing Talent Acquisition Trends & Best Practices March 7th 2018
07 Feb 2018 DFWTRN welcomes Shannon Graham discussing “Job Benchmarking” for the February 7th, 2018 Lunch and Learn!
03 Jan 2018 DFWTRN Lunch and Learn is Cancelled for January 3rd 2018
06 Dec 2017 DFWTRN welcomes Jackye Clayton December 6th presenting on "There’s A Chrome Extension for That"
01 Nov 2017 DFWTRN welcomes Rick Martinez November 1st and presenting on " How Millennials Can Help Your Workforce Succeed”!
04 Oct 2017 DFWTRN welcomes Jim Schnyder October 4th and presenting on "Leveraging LinkedIn Recruiter to be a better Talent Advisor"
06 Sep 2017 DFWTRN Welcomes Craig Fisher of Fishdogs on September 6th 2017 presenting on Artificial Intelligence in Recruiting!
02 Aug 2017 DFWTRN Welcomes Lyndy Phillips August 2nd, 2017 Lunch and Learn presenting on his Laugh More, Stress Less presentation!
05 Jul 2017 No July 2017 Meeting
07 Jun 2017 DFWTRN Welcomes Terry Sullivan June 7th 2017 presenting on advanced LinkedIn branding and HOW-TO strategies!
03 May 2017 DFWTRN welcomes Shannon Pritchett editor at SourceCon for the May 3rd lunch and learn at Prestonwood Country Club!
05 Apr 2017 DFWTRN welcomes Jim Schnyder and Gail Houston for the April 5th lunch and learn at Prestonwood Country Club!
02 Mar 2017 DFWTRN welcomes Jim Durbin the Social Media Headhunter for our THURSDAY, March 2nd Lunch and Learn
01 Feb 2017 DFWTRN Welcomes Lauren Wesley with Glassdoor on February 1st 2017
04 Jan 2017 DFWTRN Welcomes Aaron Antillon January 4th 2017
07 Dec 2016 DFWTRN Welcomes Judie Reynolds with Monster on December 7th 2016
02 Nov 2016 DFWTRN Welcomes Jeff Ghouse November 2nd!
05 Oct 2016 DFWTRN Welcomes Curtis Brooks CEO, CB Speakers Group on October 5th 2016
07 Sep 2016 DFWTRN welcomes Brisa Castillo September 7th at Prestonwood Country Club
03 Aug 2016 DFWTRN welcomes Tom Lott the National Talent Acquisition Director at Cornerstone Home Lending!
16 Jun 2016 DFWTRN Member Happy Hour June 16th at “The Social House” - Sponsored by our friends at SafestHires!
01 Jun 2016 DFWTRN welcomes Renee Ramirez with Google on June 1st 2016
04 May 2016 DFWTRN welcomes Daniel Smiley May 4th 2016
06 Apr 2016 DFWTRN welcomes Craig Fisher April 6th 2016!
02 Mar 2016 DFWTRN Welcomes John Sparks March 2nd. He is presenting” Building Communities Through Social Media “!
03 Feb 2016 DFWTRN welcomes Liz D'Aloia with HR Virtuoso speaking on The Economy, Legislation, and Your Staffing Model for our February 3rd 2016
06 Jan 2016 DFWTRN welcomes Michelle Botzau from the Dallas Business Journal January 6th 2016
02 Dec 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Speaker - Scottie Caudle of Recruit Source at our December 2nd lunch and learn at Prestonwood Country Club!
12 Nov 2015 DFWTRN Member Happy Hour November 12th at “The Social House” - Sponsored by our friends at Lakeshore!
04 Nov 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Mike Johnson from SmartRecruiters for the November 4th lunch and learn at Prestonwood Country Club!
07 Oct 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Jim Schnyder and Gail Houston for the October 7th lunch and learn at Prestonwood Country Club!
02 Sep 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Jim Durbin the Social Media Headhunter for our September 2nd lunch and learn at Prestonwood Country Club!
05 Aug 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Jim Schnyder who will present his “Sourcing Moneyball presentation” to Harness the Full Power of Your Existing Talent Pool.
01 Jul 2015 No July Meeting
03 Jun 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Rob Radcliff June 3rd of Weinstein Radcliff
07 May 2015 DFWTRN Member Happy Hour May 7th at “The Social House”
06 May 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Terra Hill May 6th from InterviewStream presenting “Reduce Time to Fill and Increase Candidate Quality for Your Clients Using Video”
01 Apr 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Bill Vick April 1st presenting on Overcome Challenges!
04 Mar 2015 DFWTRN welcomes Renee Groskreutz March 4th presenting on Blogging for Business!
19 Feb 2015 RTOY 2014 Recruiting Team of the Year Awards February 19th 2015
04 Feb 2015 ***Venue Change*** DFWTRN is excited to have Joe Sommers speak February 4th on Behavioral Interviewing!
07 Jan 2015 ****Venue Change*** DFWTRN welcomes John Paller January 7th presenting on Fear or Belief, Your Choice directs Your Outcomes!
09 Dec 2014 DFWTRN Training Webinar Series #4: Jim Schnyder Top 100 LinkedIn influencers and SourceCon Grand Master speaking on LinkedIn Advanced Tips and Tricks!
03 Dec 2014 DFWTRN welcomes Alex Brown December 3rd presenting on “Find better qualified applicants through the process of gamification”!
11 Nov 2014 DFWTRN Training Webinar Series for Recruiters w/Craig Fisher! (3 of 4)
05 Nov 2014 DFWTRN Lunch and Learn on November 5th Danyelle Keenan, SPHR speaking on the topic ‘Obtaining PHR and/or SPHR Certification!
08 Oct 2014 DFWTRN Training Webinar Series for HR and Recruiters w/Jeremy Roberts! (2 of 4)
01 Oct 2014 DFWTRN Lunch and Learn October 1st please join Adrian Wood of ShadowmatchUSA to understand the link between behavior and performance and how to hire for a more precise fit.
09 Sep 2014 DFWTRN Training Webinar Series for Recruiters! (1 of 4)
03 Sep 2014 DFWTRN Lunch and Learn on September 3rd Presenting Gayla Crain - EEO considerations in Joint Employment!
06 Aug 2014 DFWTRN is excited to present Lainey Strohm - Motivational Speaker for the August 6th Lunch and Learn!
02 Jul 2014 No DFWTRN Meeting in July!
04 Jun 2014 DFWTRN Lunch and Learn on June 4th Presenting Gail Houston and Leslie Mason from Intuit!
07 May 2014 DWFTRN May 7th welcomes Michael P. Maslanka and Arthur V. Lambert presenting on Non-competes!
02 Apr 2014 DFWTRN lunch and learn “How to Use Video to Recruit the Right Talent” by Ben Cecil of UPG Video ~ April 2nd 2014!
05 Mar 2014 March 5th -- Sourcing Tools, Techniques, Tips and Tricks with Jim Schnyder!
05 Feb 2014 DFWTRN welcomes Craig Fisher speaking on: Content Sharing for Talent Attraction, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and more!
08 Jan 2014 DFWTRN Lunch and Learn -Join us on January 8th to discover what Google+ means for people sourcing and branding!
12 Dec 2013 DFWTRN Networking happy hour at Lazaranda Modern Kitchen and Tequila - Addison
04 Dec 2013 DFWTRN welcomes guest speaker Duane Dankesreiter VP of Business Information and Research at the Dallas Regional Chamber!
07 Nov 2013 2013 Recruiting Team of the Year Awards November 7th
06 Nov 2013 Jim Schnyder and Gail Houston's "Recruiting techniques that will blow your mind! Are you crazy enough to try?"
02 Oct 2013 Don't miss DFWTRN's "Last Recruiter Standing" October 2nd 2013
04 Sep 2013 DFWTRN presents Jim Durbin September 4th at Prestonwood Country Club!
07 Aug 2013 RSVP for the DFWTRN lunch and learn August 7th with Amanda Thompson of Bayard Advertising Agency and Vice President of Client Strategy speaking on Building Your Personal Brand!
03 Jul 2013 No July Event
05 Jun 2013 DFWTRN lunch and learn June 5th with Trainer and Author Maura Schreier-Fleming speaking on "Speed-Reading People to Influence & Persuade"
16 May 2013 DFWTRN Member Happy Hour May 16th at “The Social House”
01 May 2013 RSVP for our next DFWTRN lunch and learn May 1st with guest speaker Rob Radcliff!
03 Apr 2013 RSVP for our next DFWTRN lunch and learn April 3rd “Recruiting on a budget” presented by Christie Linebarger!
06 Mar 2013 RTOY “Recruiting Teams of the Year” panel discussion!
06 Feb 2013 Bill Vick presents: Become the GTG Recruiter for your Niche!
16 Jan 2013 Gail Houston and Jim Schnyder presentation on cool tools
05 Dec 2012 December Luncheon
07 Nov 2012 SourceCon debrief by Dorothy Beach
01 Nov 2012 2012 Recruiting Team of the Year Awards
03 Oct 2012 John Hagan on Legal Implications of Social Media
05 Sep 2012 Pinterest for Recruiting - presented by Craig Fisher
01 Aug 2012 Background Checks Under Fire
06 Jun 2012 DNA of a great Recruiter
02 May 2012 Last Recruiter Standing
04 Apr 2012 Intuit's Social Journey- Gail Houston and Leslie Mason
01 Feb 2012 Sourcing Secrets from a GrandMaster Sourcer (Jim Schnyder – 2011 SourceCon GrandMaster Sourcing Challenge Champion)
04 Jan 2012 January Luncheon - Moises lopez on Social Media for attracting and sourcing candidates
07 Dec 2011 December Luncheon - Joe Sommers on Behavioral Interviewing
02 Nov 2011 J.R. Atkins on Google+
05 Oct 2011 October Luncheon Meeting - Obi Ogbanufe
15 Sep 2011 Members Only Webinar- Bill Boorman on Recruiting with Facebook
07 Sep 2011 September Luncheon Meeting - Jason Leonard on Pipelining
26 Aug 2011 TalentNet Live Conference - August 26th @ Frito Lay Conference Center
03 Aug 2011 August Luncheon Meeting - LinkedIn for Recruiters- presented by Dirk Spencer
21 Jul 2011 DFWTRN Evening Event - Blue Mesa (Members Only)
01 Jun 2011 June Luncheon Meeting - Jim Schnyder with QR Codes / Video Recruiting

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