Dallas Entrepreneur Center

State of Entrepreneurship 2022: More Than $2 Billion Invested in North Texas Entrepreneurs Last Year

by | Mar 14, 2022
It's the second year in a row to surpass $1 billion, said Trey Bowles at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center's annual State of Entrepreneurship event.
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Local Innovators Take Home Awards at Dallas’ State of Entrepreneurship 2022 Event
by | Mar 14, 2022

At the Dallas Entrepreneur Center’s State of Entrepreneurship event last week, individual innovators and local startups were recognized for their accomplishments over the past year. And, according to the numbers, there was a lot to celebrate....

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Managing Madness with a Mentor: Meet Jessica Vittorio, Managing Partner at The Law Offices of Jessica Vittorio
by | Aug 20, 2020
Jessica Vittorio gives advice on getting plugged into the entrepreneurial community as early as possible, thinking of surviving as an achievement, and being patient with the process.
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Revive Dallas Small Business Relief Fund to Provide $5M for Entrepreneurs

by | May 27, 2020
The fund, which already has more than $1 million committed, was initiated by The DEC Network, the Dallas Citizens Council, and the Dallas Regional Chamber in a collaboration with the Communities Foundation and LiftFund. It's expected to provide loans for more than 250 applicants who may receive up to $25,000 in funds.
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The DEC Teams Up With Common Desk Through Events and Office Space
by | Feb 10, 2020
Through the partnership, The Dallas Entrepreneur Center will get around $30K in office and coworking space in Common Desk locations across North Texas.
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Cynthia Heyn Innov8te
Innov8te Smart Cities Incubator Names Heyn Managing Director
by | Sep 11, 2019
After its launch earlier this year by Dallas Entrepreneur Center, Innov8te Smart Cities Incubator is placing Heyn in charge of the program's overall execution and operations.
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The Intersection of Corporate, Arts, and Entrepreneurship: Meet Alyce Alston
by | Apr 3, 2019
As leader of The DEC and the person behind Dallas Startup Week, Alyce Alston is responsible for helping entrepreneurs start, build, and grow their businesses through innovation hubs.
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Q+A: Five Questions With Alyce Alston

by | Feb 6, 2019
As she wraps up her first six months as head of the Dallas Entrepreneur Center, we ask CEO Alyce Alston to give us the view from her office.
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Charlotte’s Web(page): Inboundgeo’s Tech Spider Directly Targets Site Visitors
by | Nov 8, 2018
Inboundgeo can use any webpage content to send same-day direct mail to anonymous site visitors.

CEO Michael Sitarzewski, a Dallas entrepreneur well-known in local startup circles, created the new Charlotte technology. It's somewhat ironic that he's currently without a permanent address — you can check out his nomadic adventures in our gallery.
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Salesforce
Growth Camp: Salesforce to Give Startups Actionable Advice on Pathway to Development
by | Mar 13, 2018
This year’s Salesforce Growth Camp: Dallas will be held March 22 at The Dallas Entrepreneur Center in downtown’s West End Historic District.
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On Tap: Dallas ISD STEM Expo, Living Lab Launch & Uptown Dallas Anniversary

Browse our curated selection of events to plan your next week — and beyond.
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On Tap: MLK Parade, Founders Live & Franchise Expo South
Browse our curated selection of events to plan your next week — and beyond.
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Clockwise, from upper left: Texas Monthly’s The Edge of Texas, Guy Kawasaki at the Big Idea Competition hosted by UT Dallas, artist and author Chris Adams at Creative Mornings, and AIA Dallas’ Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition and Art Show for Entrepreneurs at Genius Den.
On Tap: Creative Mornings, Shark Tank Watch Party & Edge of Texas
Browse our curated selection of events to plan your next week — and beyond.
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[Custom chalkboard design © Chelsea Ciardelli courtesy of Capital Factory via Flicker; DI composite artwork]
DEC, Capital Factory: Leaders Say Partnership is Just the Beginning
by | Aug 8, 2017
Austin-based Capital Factory will begin offering expanded services to Dallas Entrepreneur Center members and the chance to join its tech accelerator program.
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