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ICYMI: Dallas VC Funding Report, Delivery Bots Are Coming, Infrastructure Week & What We’re Reading

by | Oct 20, 2018
From mobility mavens (YourDrive, Alto, Lyft) to our weekly Top 10 (data center markets), here's your briefing on the innovation, ideas, and impact driving business and culture in North Texas.
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Innovative Spaces: A (Photo) Tour of Facebook’s Fort Worth Data Center
by | Oct 19, 2018
Facebook’s Fort Worth data center features local artwork throughout its administrative areas. The 150 acre complex in Hillwood’s AllianceTexas development will eventually include five buildings and has a total value of more than $1 billion.
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DevelopHer: Checking in at the One-Year Anniversary
by | Oct 19, 2018
Lauren Hasson launched DevelopHer after realizing she was paid less than her male counterparts. One year later, the platform continues its upward trajectory on a mission to empower women in tech.
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Efficiency, Sustainability Drive Massive Facebook Fort Worth Data Center
by | Oct 19, 2018
From server hardware to administrative spaces, Facebook's North Texas data center runs on renewable energy and innovative ideas.
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Follow the Money: Investment Pushes Ryan to $1.1B Valuation, Oncor Makes $1.275B Acquisition

by | Oct 18, 2018
You'll also find news from D.R. Horton to ORIX, and from Cambium Learning Group to Anblicks and Good Returns. Here are notable funding and acquisition deals with North Texas ties.
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Centuries Old German Manufacturer Kirchhoff Looks Ahead with $20M Garland Expansion
by | Oct 18, 2018
From needles in 1785 in Germany to auto parts in 2018 at its Garland facility, Kirchhoff shows that innovation and adaptation can help a company stick around.
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Calendar: ULI Impact Awards, Back to Space, First Female-Choreographed SMU Meadows Dance Concert & bigBANG!
by | Oct 18, 2018
From anniversary celebrations (EarthX Half Earth Day) to grand openings (LiftFund DFW Women's Business Center), browse our curated selection of events to plan your next week—and beyond. You’ll also find How to Build a Multi-Million Dollar Brand and The Untold Stories of Entrepreneurship.
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Experts, Leaders Will Tackle Innovative Infrastructure Solutions at Forum in Dallas
by | Oct 17, 2018
Texas is among the hot spots for foreign infrastructure investment, making Dallas the ideal location for the forum, according to its founder and CEO, Norman Anderson. It's the first time the North American Infrastructure Leadership Forum will be held in Texas, and notable DFW figures are featured on the all-star speaker lineup.
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