Archive for the ‘Startup’ Category

Pilotworks Has a Startup Sensibility With On-Demand Kitchen Space

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Pilotworks brings a stalwart of the startup world — coworking and incubator space — to the food preparation industry.

“Pilotworks is a new kind of business on a mission to change the landscape of the food industry, helping aspiring food …

Bestow Inc. Raises $15M in Series A Funding Round

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Bestow Inc. has closed $15 million in Series A funding ahead of the company’s national launch of its life insurance services platform.

The Series A raise was led by New York City-based Valar Ventures, with participation from existing investors …

North Texas Breweries Serving Beers With Entrepreneurial Spirit

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Craft beer has become a nationwide staple and North Texas has no shortage of home grown microbrews to choose from or places to find those beers with 69 and counting regional breweries, brewpubs, and retail members of the Texas Craft

Q+A: Modular is Taming the Wild Frontier of Distributed Networks

Posted by Aaron Cook

Nirvana. Maroon 5. Weezer. The Ramones. Some of the world’s most influential bands started out in their garage.

Garages, however, aren’t just a petri dish for experimenting musicians. They’re a breeding ground for earth-shattering tech and mind blowing business concepts, …

Q+A: On-time Package Delivery? Dallas Startup CEO Says it’s Not a Far-fetched Idea

Posted by Aaron Cook

Apartment living is the ultimate social experiment.

From thin walls that give you more insight into your neighbors lifestyle than you want, to the fight for the last parking spot, to those awkward resident pool parties. Yah, it’s safe to …

Healthcare Dealmakers: The Future of AI, Risks & Opportunities in Substance Abuse

Posted by Lance Murray

Well-known Dallas tech entrepreneur Dave Copps told those attending the Healthcare Dealmakers Conference that artificial intelligence is the wave of the future because data is, well, really important.

Dave Copps

Copps, founder and former CEO of Brainspace, a Cyxtera Business, …

On Tap: Breaking Shadows, Women in Tech Awards & Startup Comedy Roast

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 …

Insight Optics Takes Top Spot in Health Wildcatters Pitch Contest

Posted by Lance Murray

Insight Optics, a health-care startup co-located in Dallas and Atlanta, took the top prize Wednesday in the Health Wildcatter’s pitch competition at the Healthcare Dealmakers Conference at the Adolphus Hotel.

Aaron Enten, the 26-year-old president, CEO, and technical co-founder of …

Follow the Money: OncoNano Closes $11.7M Round, Perot Jain Backs 2 Startups, BP Energy Raising $475M

Posted by Lance Murray

ONCONANO CLOSES ON $11.7M SERIES A ROUND

Dallas-based OncoNano Medicine Inc. announced Thursday that it closed a $11.7 million Series A round, according to filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The round was arranged by Salem Partners, which participated

Q+A: PICKUP CEO Brenda Stoner Talks About Turning a Truck into a Revenue Hauler

Posted by Aaron Cook

On any given commute through Dallas, you’ll see hundreds of them. Big, bright, shiny trucks.

Texas, after all is the truck capitol of the world. I mean, c’mon, Ohio didn’t get its own Buckeye State Edition Ford F150.

PICKUPTragically however, …