News released their list of the largest 150 public companies in the Metroplex,
and Irving, with 14 of the companies, was only exceeded by the cities of Dallas
with 73 companies and Fort Worth with 15 companies. In analyzing the
largest 50 companies, Irving was second only to the City of Dallas.
Corporation, Kimberly-Clark, Commercial Metals, Flowserve, Pioneer Natural
Resources, Darling International, Zale Corporation, FelCor Lodging Trust, CEC
Entertainment, Digital Generation Inc., Nexstar Broadcasting Group, RBC Life
Sciences, and Cano Petroleum.