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Calendar: Not-to-Miss Events for Innovators in Dallas-Fort Worth

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

North Texas has plenty to see, hear, and watch. 

But in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, things to do are a little different. We’ve rounded up a few events and activities for innovators so you can stay involved from

DI People: NuZee, Elara Caring, Transwestern, UNT and More Make Moves

Posted by Alex Edwards

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations.

Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are the people moves …

ICYMI: What’s New and Next in Dallas-Fort Worth Innovation

Posted by Quincy Preston

News travels fast, and we’re here to help you keep up.

Every weekday, Dallas Innovates brings you up to date on what you may have missed in the region’s innovation, technology, and impact news. From startup to enterprise, education to

Publicis Group’s Hawkeye Adds Senior Leadership Following a 300% Team Growth

Posted by Quincy Preston

Hawkeye—part of Publicis Group—is coming off a banner year that included its parent company’s $4B acquisition of data-company Epsilon.

Now, the agency is welcoming three senior leaders to maximize the proprietary solutions powered by Epsilon and guide what Hawkeye calls …

The DEC Sets Dallas Startup Week 2021: Get Ready for 19 Tracks, 3 Summits, and Startup Alley

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas-Fort Worth’s largest event focused on driving entrepreneurial success, economic impact, and innovation in the region is back for 2021. 

The seventh annual Dallas Startup Week (DSW) powered by Capital One will be held from August 1 – 5. 

The …

Mayor Eric Johnson at the State of Entrepreneurship: ‘I Believe That Dallas Needs To Be a City That Leads’

Posted by Alex Edwards

To a crowd full of local entrepreneurs, creatives, and business leaders at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center’s annual State of Entrepreneurship, Mayor Eric Johnson put out a rallying cry for what the future of innovation might look like in Dallas: “We

UPS Meets Logistical Challenges Amidst Pandemic, Discusses Future of Supply Chain and E-Commerce

Posted by Patricia Blasquez, Director, Regional Marketing

More than one year into the global pandemic, supply chains have achieved in a matter of months what would have taken years to accomplish. For United Parcel Service (UPS), one of the world’s largest logistics companies, that included re-engineering their

Going for a Spin: Ford’s E-Scooter Unit Showcases AI-Powered Tech in Dallas

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

Headquartered in San Francisco, Ford Motor Company’s Spin brought its electric scooters to the Lone Star State on May 6 to showcase its technology to local city officials, business leaders, and neighborhood organizations.

Spin is a leading micromobility unit of …

EVERY LAST WORD: “The Word ‘No’ Can Be a Powerful Motivator”

Posted by Quincy Preston

These North Texas innovators had “The Last Word.” Here’s a collection of the quotes that inspire, inform, motivate, or simply make us laugh.

Dallas Innovates publishes “The Last Word” each day in the Dallas Innovates Every Day e-newsletter. Don’t miss …

Apple Invests $410M in II-VI Inc., Supporting 700+ Jobs in Sherman and Other U.S. Cities

Posted by David Seeley

II-VI Inc. just got another big bite from Apple. Today Apple announced a $410M investment in the optical tech firm, supporting hundreds of jobs at its sprawling high-tech facility in Sherman, 65 miles north of Dallas.

II-VI manufactures vertical-cavity surface-emitting …

Dallas Invents: 111 Patents Granted for Week of April 11

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Fort Worth: U.S. Patents Granted in the Dallas Fort Worth region.Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of

Texas Central Signs $1.6B Electric Installation Deal for Bullet Train

Posted by Alex Edwards

Local high-speed rail developer Texas Central has signed a $1.6 billion contract with Kiewit Infrastructure South Co. to install the core electrical systems for the proposed high-speed train that would run between Dallas and Houston.

The deal means that Kiewit …

Sabre Partners With Delta on a New Storefront That Makes Airline Offerings Easier to Understand

Posted by Alex Edwards

Local travel tech giant Sabre is evolving its long-standing partnership with Delta Air Lines through a new multi-year global distribution agreement that will result in commercial and technological innovation.

Sabre and Delta, which are based in Southlake and Atlanta, respectively, …

Virtual Knockout: Digital Fight Club Plans To Redefine Online Events Through Its 2021 Dallas Edition

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

After Digital Fight Club was only able to hold one event in 2020 due to the pandemic, the one-night experience is back with the promise to turn the virtual event world on its head.

On June 9, local experts will …

Toyota Just Parked Its Insurance Agency in Plano with First TIMS HQ

Posted by David Seeley

One-stop shopping for a car and car insurance isn’t new, but it’s definitely growing. Toyota just kicked it up a notch by opening its first national HQ for Toyota Insurance Management Solutions (TIMS) in Plano.

TIMS has operated since 2016 …

DI People: Keurig Dr Pepper, Berkshire Biomedical, Caris Life Sciences, and More Make Moves

Posted by Dallas Innovates | Staff Report

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations.

Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are the people moves …

The Dallas Cowboys Are About To Get Thumped — By $700M Recovery Tech Firm Hyperice

Posted by David Seeley

Will the Cowboys draft a cornerback tonight? Hyperice wants to know, because they’ll be thumping his muscles for years to come.

The Dallas Cowboys and Irvine, CA-based recovery tech company Hyperice have announced a multiyear partnership. The team will use …

Careington Expands Its Corporate Campus in Frisco to Fuel Growth and Product Innovation

Posted by Alex Edwards

Careington International Corporation, an owner and operator of discount and preferred provider organization dental networks across the country, has officially opened the doors to its revamped corporate campus in Frisco.

The new 75,000-square-foot facility on Flyers Way is an addition …

Reflect Systems Launches Innovation Lab and ‘Zero Touch’ Tech for Interactive In-Store Experiences

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

Through digital signage, large-scale LEDs, video walls, interactive applications, wayfinding, and more, Reflect Systems works to transform the digital signage industry. That’s where its newest technology comes in: Zero Touch. 

The innovation is a first-of-its-kind scalable signage solution enabling users …

Dallas Invents: 144 Patents Granted for Week of April 13

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Fort Worth: U.S. Patents Granted in the Dallas Fort Worth region.Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of