Posts Tagged ‘accelerator’

Health Wildcatters Names 9 Companies in its Fifth Class

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Health Wildcatters on Wednesday announced the nine companies that have been selected to take part in the mentor-driven, seed fund accelerator’s 12-week 2017 program.

“This is a unique class we have this year with the majority of startups being …

DEC, Capital Factory: Leaders Say Partnership is Just the Beginning

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Dallas startups now have direct access to Capital Factory’s startup accelerator, mentorship network, and other benefits through a special partnership with The Dallas Entrepreneur Center.

Austin-based Capital Factory will start offering expanded services to DEC members and the chance to …

Tech Wildcatters Names
New CEO for Accelerator

Posted by Lance Murray

There’s new leadership at Tech Wildcatters, the Dallas technology seed accelerator that has seen significant management changes in the past year.

Co-founder and Managing Partner Gabriella Zielke introduced Vorachai (Ricky) Tejapaibul as the new managing partner and CEO Wednesday evening …

Health Wildcatters Named Among Top U.S. Accelerators

Posted by Lance Murray

Health Wildcatters, the Dallas accelerator for health-related startups, has been named one of the top accelerators in the country by the Seed Accelerator Rankings Project for the second year in a row.

The project recognized 30 accelerators nationwide, and awarded …

The Enterpreneur’s Arsenal: Interactive Maps for the DFW Innovation Ecosystem

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Looking to locate all things innovative in the North Texas region? Here’s the interactive toolkit that puts it at your fingertips. The maps include accelerators and incubators, innovation centers, makerspaces, executive offices, and coworking spaces. 

The growing startup community led …

Music Startup CommonEdits Gets $600K Seed Capital, Nears June Launch

Posted by Lance Murray

CommonEdits, the Dallas startup that created a drag-along license that helps music artists get a cut of each download of their songs, is ready for its North American product launch in June.

The launch is supported by $600,000 in seed …

Dallas Startup Selected For NYC Project Entrepreneur Intensive

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas-based ParkIT has made the list of 12 companies pitching during next month’s Project Entrepreneur Intensive in New York City. 

The April 7-8 program from Rent the Runway Foundation and UBS Elevating Entrepreneurs brings together 200 female-founded startups for networking …

College Students Learn Value of Engagement in Corporate Social Responsibility

Posted by Jimmie Markham

College students –- many social media pros already –- were looped into a community service project that had them pair their digital media skills with a meaningful cause. The result was raised awareness for the students and the cause they …

Jerry Jones Kicks Off Accelerator at The Star in Frisco

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and the Jones family are teaming up with Blue Star Sports CEO Rob Wechsler to create a new accelerator for early- to mid-stage companies. 

Blue Star Accelerator will be a “first of its kind accelerator …

Australian Startup Arcade Opens Dallas Office

Posted by Lance Murray

Arcade, an Australian-based startup and 2016 graduate of the REVTECH program, will open a permanent Dallas office.

The accelerator said Arcade recently made two hires to lead customer success and business development for the Dallas office that is operating out …