Posts Tagged ‘Entrepreneur’

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 …

Applications Open for 2017 ‘Entrepreneur 360’ List

Posted by Heather Noel

Entrepreneur magazine is looking to recognize the top privately-owned businesses in America as part of its annual “Entrepreneur 360” list. 

As the name implies, the list highlights 360 small businesses each year who score well across four key metrics: impact, …

DeSoto Transforming Hardware
Store into Entrepreneurial Haven

Posted by Dave Montgomery

At a time when many shopping centers and malls are in serious decline, developer Monte Anderson and the city of DeSoto are teaming up to bring new life, new energy, and a new look to the 57-year-old Brookhollow Shopping Center

Festival of Ideas Tackles Equity, Entrepreneurship in Dallas

Posted by Hilary Lau

While the 2017 Dallas Festival of Ideas moved indoors Saturday because of dark, threatening skies, its speakers talked about a brighter future for the city of Dallas, one based on equity for all its citizens regardless of where they live …

DFW Entrepreneurs Recount Their ‘Aha’ Moments

Posted by Lance Murray

For many entrepreneurs, there is an “aha” moment, that instant of insight or discovery about how to make their ideas a success.

aha moment

Suzy Batiz thought of Poo-Pourri at a family gathering.

Fast Company recently talked with two Dallas-area entrepreneurs about …

The Grove Launches Youth Entrepreneur Workshops

Posted by Julia Batlle

Young entrepreneurs had the chance to make their business idea a reality during The Capacitor, a youth entrepreneur program which took place March 24-26 at The Grove in Dallas. 

The three-day workshop welcomed young entrepreneurs, ages 10-18, to attend …