Posts Tagged ‘funding’

Follow the Money: TPG Raises $12B for Flagship Fund; Pizza Hut Acquires Online Ordering Platform

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are the moves tied

Neighborhood Goods Raises $8M in New Funding Round

Posted by Lance Murray

Neighborhood Goods, the Dallas-based retail startup founded by Matt Alexander and Mark Masinter, said in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that it raised $8 million of a $10 million offering.

In May, the retailer announced that

Follow the Money: Virgin Pulse Acquires SimplyWell; ModoPayments, Complex Sports & Entertainment Get Funds

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are the moves tied

Follow the Money: Crestline Closes $600M Fund, Arlington Company Buys Pet Products Maker

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are the moves tied

Golden Seeds: Dallas Branch of Angel Group Bolsters Women Entrepreneurs

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Golden Seeds has a simple investment mission: Funding companies with women in leadership and management.

Founded in 2005, Golden Seeds is an angel investment group aimed at raising capital for women entrepreneurs and to encourage women and men to become

Follow the Money: Swych Sells Majority Stake; PICKUP Nets $5M; Sabre Agrees to $350M Deal for Farelogix

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are the moves tied

Follow the Money: Aviation Software Maker EmpowerMX Raises $5M, Sun Holdings Acquires Taco Bueno

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits — from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are people

Follow the Money: $1M Grant for Luminant Battery Project, Playful Nets $5M, NTT Data Makes Acquisition

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

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Dollars for Good: Hall Commits $1M for Entrepreneurs; Good Returns & ORIX Name Recipients

Posted by Lance Murray

Hall notes 50th business anniversary by committing $1M for entrepreneurs

Well-known Dallas entrepreneur and real estate developer Craig Hall is marking the HALL Group’s 50th anniversary by committing to provide $1 million in grants from the Craig and Kathryn Hall

McKinney Game Developer Playful Corp. Raises $5M in Venture Round

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

McKinney-based game development studio Playful Corp. raised $5 million in a venture capital round, according to Crunchbase.

The capital raise joins a $25 million private round from October 2015, according to Crunchbase, totaling $30 million in funding for the 6-year-old …

Follow the Money: Impact Shares Gets $1M from Rockefeller Foundation, Phynd Adds $4M in VC round

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

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WiredScore Garners $9M in Series A Funding for Expansion and New Products

Posted by Lance Murray

WiredScore, the global rating system for digital connectivity in commercial real estate buildings, announced Tuesday that it has raised $9 million in a Series A funding round.

The New York City-based firm has made Dallas one of its flagship markets, …

Investor Assets Meet Social Impact: Good Returns, Inverdale Raise $10M for Guarantee Program GIVS

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based social enterprise Good Returns and asset management firm Inverdale Capital Management announced today that they have raised more than $10 million in funding for their Guarantee-Investment-Values Strategies, or GIVS.

Good Returns GIVS has a unique philanthropic model that offers …

A Year in the Making, Dallas’ New Cultural Plan Seeks Equitable Arts Funding

Posted by Blair Welch

After almost a year of work, a draft of a new cultural plan for the city of Dallas has been released — a bold proposal to make funding for the arts in Dallas span all races, neighborhoods, and cultures.

The …

Follow the Money: Caris Raises $150M, Meritize Gets $13.2M, iDonate Secures $10M, BenefitMall Buys Phoenix Firm

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

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New name, new growth: RevTech Accelerator Becomes RevTech Ventures

Posted by Lance Murray

In an effort to emphasize the year-round nature of its work, RevTech Accelerator is changing its name to RevTech Ventures, a venture capital fund that will focus on early-stage investments at the confluence of technology and retail.

“The name change …

Follow the Money: Select Milk Nets $12M, Actuate Therapeutics Raises $4M, Valify Acquires Tech Firm

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit?  From startup investments to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates rounds up what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

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IoT Startup Haxiot Launches Platform, Eyes Series A Funding

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Plano-based Internet of Things company Haxiot announced its X-ON platform which offers industrial IoT customers edge computing capabilities for real-time process control. What sets the company’s technology apart, according to Haxiot COO Youyi Kitson, is it has the first device-to-cloud

Follow the Money: INTREorg Gets $247K, Firm Raising $5M for Robokind, projekt202 Acquires Studio

Posted by Lance Murray

INTREorg RAISES $247K IN POST-IPO ROUND

Southlake-based INTREorg Systems has raised $247,000 in a post-IPO equity round, Crunchbase reported.

The firm provides shareholder intelligence and IT and consulting services, including management, compliance, and finance, and it has now raised $497,000 …

Follow the Money: Cyber Watch Gets $2.5M, Bank Makes Equity Investment in Modo Payments

Posted by Lance Murray

CYBER WATCH RECEIVES $2.5M INVESTMENT

Plano-based Cyber Watch has received a $2.5 million investment from Cypress Growth Capital.

Cyber Watch assists its clients in planning and designing cyber security solutions to protect those organization’s critical assets utilizing the most-advanced, but …