Posts Tagged ‘Fort Worth’

Dallas-Based GoBone Finds a Spot on Oprah’s Holiday List

Posted by Jewels Clark

The app-enabled dog toy GoBone is on a roll and moving up to Oprah’s Favorite Things List 2017.

Dallas-based GoBone is run by Santiago Gutierrez, the CEO and founder of PulsePet, which makes smart, connected devices for pets and their …

On Tap: Big Idea Competition, Continuum of Capital & Future You

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

3 Finalists Earn $35K in Grants at KERNEL LIVE!

Posted by Jewels Clark

Three Fort Worth area entrepreneurs have been awarded a total of $35,000 by the United Way of Tarrant County for their social impact pitches in the recent KERNEL LIVE! event.

Four finalists from a field of 14 applicants pitched …

Fort Worth O.B. Macaroni Co. Celebrates Grand Opening

Posted by Jewels Clark

The renovated O.B. Macaroni Co. building on Vickery Street in Fort Worth is celebrating its grand re-opening with a blast from the past.

Honoring the 112 years of the building’s pasta-making past, sisters Jessica Miller Worman and Susan Miller …

Fort Worth Vision Screening Program Tests Preschoolers Via Camera-Like Device

Posted by Heather Noel

Checking vision is as simple as taking a photo in a pilot program aimed at reaching preschoolers in Fort Worth. 

Researchers from the North Texas Eye Research Institute at UNT Health Science Center are using a refractometer, a camera-like device …

Medical Startup Claims First in Fort Worth Business Contest

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Myconi Technologies Founder Barry McCleland holds a check for $8,000 as part of his prize for winning the Fort Worth Business Plan Competition Thursday. [Photo: Nicholas Sakelaris}

For six years, Barry McCleland has been perfecting a wireless device that could

TCU Junior Moving On To Nationals of Global Student Entrepreneur Awards

Posted by Maggie Barton

Editor’s Note: Maggie Barton’s SPURstartup has previously partnered with the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards.

Last Tuesday, Entrepreneurs’ Organization in Fort Worth hosted its annual Global Student Entrepreneur Awards.

GSEA as a world-wide student startup competition. Students move up the ranks …

It’s a Big Weekend for Arts, Music in North Texas Cities

Posted by Jewels Clark

From Fort Worth to Richardson to downtown Dallas, North Texas has plenty of events featuring local arts and music to inspire art lovers, innovators and Dallas-area creatives.

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Fort Worth’s Near Southside will transform itself into a one-day

Fort Worth Firm Makes Custom Glassboards Industry Standard

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

A Fort Worth company is leading the charge to encourage glassboard use in businesses, agencies, and educational institutions.

Writing on glass isn’t new. Employees in all types of businesses don’t hesitate to jot down information, equations, and thoughts on internal …

DFW Trade Mission Focuses On China, South Korea

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings will lead a trade mission this week to Shanghai, China and Seoul, South Korea aimed at promoting economic, tourism, and business opportunities in Dallas-Fort Worth.

“North Texas is a hub of innovation and diversity,” Rawlings said …