Mike Hoque founded his first company over twenty years ago determined to bring simplicity and quality service to the corporate logistics sector. Starting with a single Town Car, he would drive business executives and VIPs from airports to arenas and client events, eventually building one of the most successful corporate travel and events firms in its class. Along the way, Hoque has empowered and inspired a generation of young leaders and put into business numerous young entrepreneurs looking for someone to give their dream a chance. Now, having added an acclaimed hospitality business and a growing real estate portfolio to his holdings, Hoque’s focus is on creating opportunities to create jobs and improve communities. Always finding opportunities among what others might perceive as business obstacles, Hoque’s companies have fostered his vision of creating vibrant urban environments. Mike Hoque serves on the board of Downtown Dallas Inc., has received honors from the National Restaurant Association for his leadership and innovation in the Dallas business community, and has been honored by the Dallas Business Journal as a Top 40 Under 40 business innovators. He has also been honored as one of the 2015 Dallas 500 Business Leaders by D Magazine & DCEO. Hoque’s corporate outreach initiatives have also supported charitable organizations including Lena Pope Home (with DFW Restaurant Week), The Kimbell Museum and Hope Farm.