Archive for the ‘Startup’ Category

Medical VR Startup Takes First at UTD Big Idea Competition

Posted by Heather Noel

From giving attraction maps the augmented reality treatment via a mobile app to an unmanned aerial system capable of monitoring air quality, University of Texas at Dallas students offered a variety in Thursday’s Big Idea Competition final.

But, it was …

UTA College of Business to Host Veterans Symposium, Resource Fair 

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

The University of Texas at Arlington’s Veterans Business Outreach Center is hosting its first Veterans Business Symposium and Resource Fair on Saturday at the College of Business Building on campus.

The event is free and open to all veterans, disabled …

Guy Kawasaki’s 10 Tips on ‘The Art of Innovation’

Posted by Heather Noel

Guy Kawasaki, a former Apple executive and current chief evangelist at the free graphic-design tool website Canva, gave a keynote speech about the art of innovation and also served on the judging panel of the 2017 Big Idea Competition at

Dallas-Based GoBone Finds a Spot on Oprah’s Holiday List

Posted by Jewels Clark

The app-enabled dog toy GoBone is on a roll and moving up to Oprah’s Favorite Things List 2017.

Dallas-based GoBone is run by Santiago Gutierrez, the CEO and founder of PulsePet, which makes smart, connected devices for pets and their …

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 …

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 …

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 …