Posts Tagged ‘fitness’

Smoothie King’s CEO on ‘Smoothies With a Purpose,’ Backing Into Solutions, and Work-Life Balance

Posted by Lance Murray

Smoothie King founder Steve Kuhnau started the company in 1973 as a way to help solve his food allergies by creating nutritious smoothie drinks. For decades, the company was based in Metairie, Louisiana, and went international with its franchises in

Follow the Money: CareView Gets $1M, TheCapitalNet Raises $500K, Milkshake Nets $400K

Posted by Lance Murray


Lewisville-based technology company CareView Communications Inc. said in a new filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that it raised $1 million in a debt only funding round. It has raised more

Common Desk Expands Portfolio With Acquisition of Local Gym

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based coworking company Common Desk has acquired Dallas fitness provider The Gym of Social Mechanics, expanding Common Desk’s portfolio and its branded suite of office amenities.

“The Social Mechanics brand aligns well with us on all fronts, so acquiring it …

Dallas-based Gold’s Gym Launches Fitness App

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

Dallas-based Gold’s Gym has debuted a new personal training app.

GOLD’S AMP makes the workout experience accessible to users outside the gym through cardio, bodyweight, and stretching exercise sessions, according to a release

 “What sets this app apart is …

North Dallas Startup Weekend: Fitness Names Winning Teams

Posted by Chase Mardis

Hike Nation was first-place winner Sunday at the 3rd Annual North Dallas Startup Weekend: Fitness event that was held at NoD Coworking in Dallas.

Event judge Ken Tabor, a software architect, announced Hike Nation’s win, making the group eligible for …

Dallas Startup Pitch Event to Focus On Fitness

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Entrepreneurs and self-starters are being called to the third annual North Dallas Startup Weekend to pitch and form ideas while immersing themselves in the world of fitness.

The three-day program at NoD Coworking in Dallas will intertwine fitness, technology, and …

Why These ‘Buff’ Vegans Chose Dallas

Posted by Courtney Garza

veganvoice-iconWant to know how to make vegans roll their eyes? Just ask them where they get their protein.

One of the biggest misconceptions about a vegan or a vegetarian lifestyle is that we’re lacking in the protein department, and seen …