Archive for the ‘Enterprise’ Category

From Seats to Shoes: Southwest Airlines, Mexican Fashion Label to ‘Upcycle’ Old Leather

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. is working with Mexican fashion label Carla Fernandez to upcycle hundreds of pounds of leather from airplane seat covers into consumer goods.

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Southwest Airlines has reached a multiyear collaboration with Mexican fashion label Carla Fernández that

Photos: Take a Virtual Look Inside NTT Data Services’ Client Experience Center

Posted by Heather Noel

Wednesday NTT Data marked the one-year anniversary of its $3.1 billion acquisition of Dell Services.

NTT Data Services, the Plano division of the Japanese IT services provider, held an event to celebrate its “innoversary” and officially open the Client …

Funding Roundup: Rosewood, Caruth Capital Make Investments & Equity Raise Focused on Preserving Wetlands

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

ROSEWOOD PRIVATE INVESTMENTS’ INW STRIKES AGAIN WITH ANOTHER INVESTMENT

Dallas-based Rosewood Private Investments, through its holding company Nutrition & Wellness Holdings, has thrown in its lot with ProTec Laboratory, buying a majority stake in the Quitman, Texas contract manufacturer.

ProTech …

ExploreLearning Boosts STEM Education Power With IS3D Buy

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

ExploreLearning, the company that offers interactive math and science simulations for grades 3-12, has acquired IS3D LLC for an undisclosed cost.

IS3D, an Athens, Georgia-based startup, developed Cogent Education Interactive Cases, which place students in the roles of science, technology, …

On Tap: Big Idea Competition, Continuum of Capital & Future You

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Q+A: NTT Data Services CTO Talks Automation, Future of Workforce & His New Role

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas Innovates Q+A (Images: Istockphoto)Kris Fitzgerald has spent decades working in the IT sector, but it’s the role he took in January that has been the most fun, he said.

As NTT Data Services’ newest chief technology officer, Fitzgerald is helping the Plano division …

Calling All College Students, Dallas Innovates Internship Opportunities Available

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Are you interested in photography, editorial, marketing, and social media? 

Dallas Innovates is looking for students with talent, drive, and an entrepreneurial spirit who want to pursue a career in media. Our interns gain valuable hands-on experience in all facets …

Capital One Announces Mentorship Program for Female Business Owners

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Female entrepreneurs can now apply for an opportunity to receive a month of free mentoring and coaching from experts at The Garage, Capital One’s innovation center in Plano.

It’s open to all female business owners and entrepreneurs who are members …

ImPowerQ’s Program Will Boost Vets Into Health Care Careers

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

Many veterans coming back from deployment face unemployment as they transition from active duty into civilian life. Meanwhile, there are many vacancies in the health care field.

Irving-based ImPowerQ Associates, a management consulting firm with experience in the health …

Dallas Company Launches First Social Media Index for Esports

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

North Texas is quickly becoming an epicenter for esports and now it’s home to the first social media index dedicated to the industry. 

MVPindex started as a social media index and valuation platform for sports and entertainment. Recently, it announced …