Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneurs’

Dallas to Host Federal BioTech Conference

Posted by Dave Moore

The federal Department of Health and Human Services awarded nearly $1 billion in 2017 in grants to companies, startups, and researchers to improve health and to advance life sciences.

This fall, the Dallas Regional Chamber is hosting the 20th Annual

NextSeed Seeking Dallas Female Entrepreneurs for Pitch Contest

Posted by Katie Kelton

NextSeed, a Houston-born crowdfunding platform connecting local business owners with investors, is looking for Dallas area female founders to highlight in its inaugural event in North Texas. 

NextUp Female Founders Dallas will include a marketplace and pitch competition featuring female

Dallas Startup Week 2018: Day 2 Roundup

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Dallas Startup Week is in full swing!

Last night, the startup community gathered at the historic Longhorn Ballroom for drinks, dancing, and live music by Raised Right Men during the official launch party. 


Before we dive into today’s events, …

New Fort Worth Chamber VP’s Focus: Small Business, Entrepreneur Support

Posted by Lance Murray

A veteran in economic development, marketing, and banking has been hired by the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce as senior vice president of small business and entrepreneurial support.

In his new role, Jarred Howard will lead one the four pillars …

Five Takeaways From the First Goldman Sachs 10K Small Businesses Alumni Summit

Posted by Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses DCCCD

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a Dallas Innovates is Silver SponsorThe tweet, “The energy in this place is intoxicating!!!!,” doesn’t even begin to describe the energy of what happens when you bring together 2,200 entrepreneurs from across the country at Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses’ first-ever Alumni Summit held recently

Photos: Scenes From Inspire Frisco

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Major players in Frisco — including Mayor Jeff Cheney — are working to unite the entrepreneurial spirit in the city with a new organization called Inspire Frisco. The group held a launch party Thursday at Hall Park Sip Lounge to …

Inspire Frisco: Building a Network for Frisco Entrepreneurs

Posted by Taylor Lowder

Major players in Frisco — including Mayor Jeff Cheney — are working to unite the entrepreneurial spirit in the city with a new organization called Inspire Frisco.

The group held a launch party Thursday to give an outline of its …

WeWork Creator Awards 2018 Applications Now Open

Posted by Taylor Lowder

WeWork is once again looking to give a funding boost to creatives all over the world through its Creator Awards and North Texans are eligible to apply. 

The New York-based coworking company established the Creator Awards in 2017 to acknowledge …

Deadline Nears to Enter Mayors Matchup Pitch at SXSW

Posted by Lance Murray

Entrepreneurs from across the country will have the opportunity to pitch their ideas to a panel of the nation’s leading mayors March 11 competing for up to $10,000 at the Mayors Matchup 2018 during the Civic I/O event at South

Texas Woman’s University Announces Grant Program for Female Entrepreneurs

Posted by Katie Kelton

Texas Woman’s University is looking to invest more in female entrepreneurs with a new grant program. 

The Women’s Enterprise Training and Micro Grant program will award $5,000 grants to existing or up-and-coming women-owned businesses in need of funding for machinery,