Archive for the ‘Creative’ Category

Strategic Partnerships Roll Out in Advance of Complexity Gaming’s New Esports HQ: The GameStop Performance Center

Posted by Alex Edwards

Complexity Gaming, which bills itself as one of the most elite and longest-standing esports organizations in the U.S., announced in March it was relocating its headquarters. Together with GameStop, Complexity is opening the new GameStop Performance Center, an 11,000-square-foot esports

Dallas Market Center’s New Showroom Spotlights ‘Enhanced Living Through Technology’

Posted by Lance Murray

Smart technology powering home automation is the focus of a new showroom that’s about to open at the Dallas Market Center. Called Smarter Living by Design, it’s the first smart home showroom in all of North America.

“This unparalleled showroom …

How One Dallas Company is Changing the Game with Foot-Operated Controller Patent

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

After watching his nephew glide around on a hoverboard, Rick Tett became inspired. Fast forward a few months, and he had an idea. What if a hoverboard’s control scheme could be combined with a virtual reality headset?

So, Tett set …

Public Art Initiative Fills Dallas District with Murals to ‘Enhance the Uptown Experience’

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

When you think of murals in Dallas, Deep Ellum may come to mind. Now Uptown Dallas is adding to the urban scene with its latest public art initiative.

“What once were plain concrete walls are now beautiful and bright …

Flea Style Takes Frisco and Opens Its Second Location at The Star

Posted by Alex Edwards

Brittany Cobb started Flea Style nearly a decade ago as a one-time holiday event. Since then, the highly successful concept has morphed into a full-fledged lifestyle brand: a Deep Ellum brick-and-mortar store, workshop host, podcast, and proud promoter of

Photo Gallery: North Texas Hosts the First Home Games in Esports History During a Sold-Out Weekend

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

Bud Light Homestand Weekend set the stage for Dallas Fuel, Dallas Fort-Worth’s very own esports team, to win its first home games in the history of professional esports leagues.

Dallas Fuel is part of the Overwatch League, a first-of-its-kind competitive …

Bottle Rocket’s Momentum Continues

Posted by Bottle Rocket

Bottle Rocket Dallas Innovates Silver SponsorJust one month into its eleventh year, Bottle Rocket continues to post an impressive track record of growth, as evidenced by its successes in the last five quarters. With monthly revenue hitting an all-time high (March 2019 has been documented

The Story Behind How Brittany Cobb Transformed a Flea Market Into a Lifestyle Brand

Posted by Alex Edwards

Stepping into Brittany Cobb’s store in Deep Ellum is like entering a visual representation of the founder herself. Jewelry, home decor, clothing, handbags, and knick-knacks fill the nearly 3,000-square-foot retail space, each item carefully curated, but different in its own

‘EarthX Can Be to Dallas, What SXSW is to Austin’

Posted by Alex Edwards

It’s hard to tell if Trammell S. Crow’s Turtle Creek compound more embodies EarthX or the man himself.

Nestled between the trees and streams in a private enclave, the main house is a tableau rife with artifacts, collections, artwork, memorabilia,

Fashion First: Neiman Marcus Taps Potential of Luxe Pre-Owned Market with Fashionphile Investment

Posted by Quincy Preston

Neiman Marcus has inked a deal to acquire a minority stake in Fashionphile, an e-retailer of preowned “ultra-luxury” handbags and accessories. The deal creates an exclusive partnership that will be a key part of Neiman Marcus’ transformation into a

Content Lineup: Adventure Through Nature With Mixed Reality at EarthxInteractive 2019

Posted by Alex Edwards

Ever wanted to explore outer space? Maybe, dive with endangered whales, or surf with dolphins? Now you can—EarthX wants to take you on a wild, immersive journey to explore the most remote areas of the world. 

Not literally, though.

EarthxInteractive, …

The Intersection of Corporate, Arts, and Entrepreneurship: Meet Johnathan Brownlee

Posted by Capital One

Capital One is committed to elevating DFW as a destination for top talent and spurring growth as a world-renowned innovation and technology hub through our partnerships in the community and STEAM programming.

Through this series, Capital One is shining a

Dallas Wedding Fashion Designer, Retailer Watters Launches E-Commerce Site

Posted by Lance Murray

Watters, the Dallas-based designer and retailer of top woman-owned bridal brands, announced the launch of its e-commerce site, while also welcoming a new brand.

The global company now offers the ability to buy wedding dresses from its new By Watters …

Don’t Miss These Local Flicks at This Year’s Dallas International Film Festival

Posted by Alex Edwards

The Dallas International Film Festival is back—and it appears it’s better than ever. Because for the first time at DIFF, all seats are reserved, and tickets are only available through Atom.

“Each year we strive to improve the customer …

Finding the ‘Pathway to Success’: How Julian Placino Turned His Podcast Into a Full-Time Job

Posted by Blair Welch

Julian Placino has always been interested in the world of entrepreneurship.

After spending several years overseeing talent acquisition at Addison-based Bottle Rocket, the UNT grad finally made the push to put his interests to the test, and decided to try …

DSW19: Real Housewives of Dallas Highlight Rent My Wardrobe Launch Party

Posted by Brandon Call

Rent My Wardrobe founder Rachel Sipperley knows how to throw a party.

Not only did the Dallas-based and female-founded mobile app maker hold a chic launch party at Circo TX that was attended by the who’s who of Dallas fashion …

Seesaw Art Installation to Turn Dallas Parks Into Playgrounds

Posted by Payton Potter

“Don’t touch the art!”

You’ve surely seen this inscribed on a placard at a fancy art museum. And while, no, you shouldn’t touch valuable pieces of history, we know the temptation is real.

Luckily, a hands-on art exhibit is coming …

Dwell with Dignity Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Home Decor Pop-Up Shop

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

Dwell with Dignity expects to feature some of North Texas’ top designers, showrooms, and retailers at its month-long pop-up Thrift Studio, with all proceeds going toward its mission.

The shop’s high-end decor and artwork on display will all be on …

The Intersection of Corporate, Arts, and Entrepreneurship: Meet Alyce Alston

Posted by Capital One

Capital One is committed to elevating DFW as a destination for top talent and spurring growth as a world-renowned innovation and technology hub through our partnerships in the community and science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) programming. Through this

Talking Pictures: C-Hear to Reveal More About its ‘Internet Disruptor’ Image & Sound Tech

Posted by Lance Murray

After unveiling its unique software at SXSW that creates “unfakable documents, unbreakable contracts, unstealable images, and the advent of secure, portable, talking pictures,” Dallas-based tech startup C-Hear will reveal more about the product this week at Dallas Startup Week.

At …