Posts Tagged ‘Entrepreneur’

Ex-NFL Receiver Mark Clayton Catches Entrepreneurial Spirit With Headphones Company

Posted by Lance Murray

Former NFL player and current Dallas resident Mark Clayton no longer runs routes as a wide receiver. Now he runs his own business as a technology entrepreneur.

Clayton has designed what he said is the first wireless over-the-ear headphones for …

With a Click, Innovation Revolutionizes Operating Room

Posted by Jeanne Spreier

UTDallas_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Gold Founding SponsorDr. Peter Baek has parlayed medical training, a military career, and academic resources into a deceptively simple startup that may provide critical drug compliance in operating rooms nationwide. His product, Click-to-Comply, is used in 14 DFW-area hospitals, and is poised …

Startup Champion & Tech Visionary Speaking at UT Dallas

Posted by Jeanne Spreier

UTDallas_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Gold Founding SponsorEven for those who have heard the full-throttle, make-it-happen message of Guy Kawasaki, there’s nothing quite like hearing him live. The Silicon Valley visionary, “brand evangelist” for Apple, Mercedes-Benz, and Canva, and venture capitalist who started garage.com, is …

With New Hire, Chamber Aims to Expand Innovation in Dallas Region

Posted by Dave Moore

The Dallas region is already a magnet for some of the most innovative and high-tech companies, from the self-driving shuttle in Arlington to the Blue Cross and Blue Shield C1 Innovation Lab in Dallas’ Historic West End.

Not to mention …

DFW Spaces Offer Free Coworking to Entrepreneurs Displaced by Hurricane

Posted by Dallas Innovates

As Hurricane Harvey continues to pour sometimes heavy rain on southeast Texas, Dallas-Fort Worth coworking offices are opening up spaces for entrepreneurs displaced by the storm. 

“Wishing we could do more but at the very least we can help you …

Carrollton Startup Dynofit Picked for Podcast Series ‘The Pitch’

Posted by Lance Murray

Carrollton-based health-care startup Dynofit has been selected as one of 12 companies from across the country for Season 3 of Gimlet Media’s podcast series, The Pitch.

Hosted by Josh Muccio, The Pitch is a show during which entrepreneurs pitch …

The Study Gives Space, Educational Opportunities to Entrepreneurs

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A city library turned innovation center is gearing up to provide more support for Dallas-area startups.

A public-private initiative between the city of Irving and Indigo Group, The Study is a new haven for entrepreneurs looking to nurture and advance …

Entrepreneur Craig Lewis Says ‘Dream Bigger, Get Better’

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based entrepreneur Craig Lewis is in the business of payroll services for small businesses, and he’s pushing hard to make a dream pay off for him.

His mission: provide free payroll to one million small businesses and startups with cutting …

Deadline Nears for WeWork Creator Awards

Posted by Heather Noel

Entrepreneurs and artists looking to be considered for WeWork’s inaugural Creator Awards should submit applications by June 12. 

The New York-based coworking company, which has locations in the Dallas area, is giving out more than $20 million to entrepreneurs, small …

Is Your Company ‘Dallas 100’ Worthy? Put It In the Running For Annual Entrepreneur List

Posted by Heather Noel

The Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship at the Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business is looking for the fastest-growing privately held companies in the Dallas area. 

Its annual Dallas 100 list ranks 100 of the area’s “best entrepreneurial businesses,” based …