1993 - 2000

The Comeback

After surviving the downturn, the company had a platform to begin growing again.
Craig had been eyeing the Downtown Dallas office market for several years as a potential turnaround investment and in 1994, the company saw an opportunity to purchase high-quality office properties that were depressed in value and upgrade them.
The focus was on adding public art - a key feature of all Craig's projects to-date.
Craig met Kathryn Walt, whom he was introduced to through former Texas Gov. Ann Richards. The two would marry, and Kathryn would go on to be the ambassador to Austria under Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush.
Kathryn Hall’s Austrian Ambassadorship.
In 1997, Craig began construction on the first building at his planned office campus in Frisco, Hall Office Park (now HALL Park.)
Future HALL Arts development site in the Arts District.
Craig used his high and low learnings to publish "The Responsible Entrepreneur"
"How to Make Money and Make a Difference"
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2001 - 2007

A Time For Growth