Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Dallas Invents: Patents Granted
in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington

Posted by Quincy Preston

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 by the USPTO to local assignees and those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be …

Bacon, BBQ, Chili, and CBD? The World Food Championships Is Coming to Town

Posted by Lance Murray

This fall, chefs from all over the world will converge in Dallas with knives ready to chop, pans ready to fry, and grills ready to, well, grill, all to compete for a chance at $100,000 in prize money.

It’s the …

Sustainable Eatery MIXT Is Cooking Up Expansion Plans Around North Texas

Posted by Liz Goodwin

Green makes green, and MIXT, a fresh and fast-casual eatery, proves it.

The California-based restaurant with one location in Dallas is on a mission to keep its ingredients local and reduce its carbon footprint. And now it’s looking to expand …

First-Of-Its-Kind Event Aims to Connect The North Texas Life Science Community

Posted by Blair Welch

Tuesday evening’s first ever North Texas Life Science Career Symposium aims to connect local academic students with career opportunities in the world of life sciences.

The conference will be held at the Community Beer Company in Dallas on May 21, …

Schedule: Dallas Startup Week 2019

Posted by Dallas Innovates | Staff Report

Entrepreneurs and change-makers will gather for the fifth edition of Dallas Startup Week, powered by Capital One, when it returns April 1-5 to North Texas. Roughly 10,000 are expected to attend the free, five-day event put together by The

Dallas Innovates, the Magazine

Posted by Quincy Preston


We begin our fourth year with a toast to the newest member of the family — Dallas Innovates 2019, an annual magazine highlighting Dallas-Fort Worth as a hub for innovation. This year, our second annual print publication

Dallas’ Original Startup Couple: Kathryn and Craig Hall Take Entrepreneurship by Storm

Posted by Payton Potter

Craig and Kathryn Hall are Dallas’ original Power Couple. Longtime entrepreneurs, Craig and Kathryn bounce between Dallas and California, managing Hall Group, Craig’s lending, investing, and development organization, and Kathryn’s HALL, WALT, and BACA wineries in Napa.

“I think the

Chicks on Vic: Female Business Owners Team Up on Victory Avenue

Posted by Payton Potter

The theme of International Women’s Day 2019 is #BalanceforBetter. The theme focuses on creating a more gender-balanced world that celebrates women’s achievement, raises awareness against bias, and takes action for equality.

A cohort of female business owners in Dallas are …

Thought Leaders: Thomson Reuters

Posted by Brian Peccarelli

Walk through New York’s Times Square, an area so synonymous with the information economy that it is named after a newspaper, and it’s hard to miss the giant 32 story Thomson Reuters building, with its soaring video screens and sleek

Thought Leaders: Children’s Medical Center Foundation

Posted by Brent Christopher

Children’s Medical Center Foundation is the fundraising arm of Children’s HealthSM, a private, non-profit institution. It’s one of the largest comprehensive pediatric health care systems in the country. To ful ll the mission of making life better for children, we’re

Thought Leaders: Capital Factory

Posted by Joshua Baer

Capital Factory is the center of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas. We provide Texans with a tech-centric work environment, event space, mentorship opportunities, an accelerator program, and funding opportunities.

Last year more than 100,000 entrepreneurs, programmers and designers gathered day

Thought Leaders: Bottle Rocket

Posted by Bottle Rocket

After ten years of success in mobile app development, what’s next on the horizon for Dallas-based Bottle Rocket?

Today’s customers are in control. More than ever before, brand experiences matter. And not just any ordinary experience. Customers expect brand interactions …

Thought Leaders: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas

Posted by Summer Wright Collins

How does your company differentiate itself from others in the region?

The C1 Innovation Lab is positioned in North Texas to work directly with national employer customers on developing new solutions that help increase the affordability of care and improve …

Thought Leaders: Allen Economic Development Corporation

Posted by Daniel S. Bowman

The Allen Economic Development Corporation is charged with recruiting and retaining quality businesses that increase the ad valorem tax base and bring quality jobs to the City.

Businesses in Allen enjoy a supportive, service-based EDC committed to ensuring their continued

Thought Leaders: Sabre

Posted by Sean Menke

How does your company stretch the boundaries of what’s been done, or reinvent itself within the industry?

Sabre is on a mission to reimagine the business of travel, which is all about retailing, distribution and fulfillment. How do we fulfill

Thought Leaders: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Posted by Cristin Thomas

In its simplest form, what is innovation to you?

Innovation is the action of changing or transforming a method, idea, product, or process to solve a problem and/or create value that satisfies the needs of customers. It’s something that Goldman

Intuit’s James Helms Announced as Designer-In-Residence at SMU

Posted by Blair Welch

James Helms, vice president of design at software company Intuit, has been named the new Designer-in-Residence for Southern Methodist University’s Master of Arts in Design and Innovation (MADI) program this spring. 

As a Designer-In-Residence (DIR), Helms will be tasked with …

Thought Leaders:
Munck Wilson Mandala, LLP

Posted by William A. Munck

In its simplest form, what is innovation to you?

To me, innovation is not accepting status quo. Whether it’s inventing technology for earlier cancer detection or developing motion detection sensors to help monitor the elderly for falls, not accepting a

Thought Leaders: Deloitte

Posted by Jason Downing

How is technology impacting the needs of your business or those of your clients?

Globalization, shifting social values and changing workforce demographics are transforming how work gets done, who does it, and even what it looks like. Historically, technological change …

Thought Leaders: Fidelity Investments

Posted by Tammy Gilbert

Fidelity Investments® is one of the world’s largest and most diversified financial services firms with $7.0 trillion in client assets, connecting with 28 million people, 23,000 employers, and 13,000 financial advisory firms in the moments that matter in their lives.