Jason McCann

Startup Grind Fort Worth Will Launch on Jan. 9 with Vari CEO as Its First Speaker

by | Dec 19, 2023
Startup Grind calls itself "the world's largest startup community," with 600 chapters from Beijing to London to New York. Now a new chapter is set to launch in Fort Worth with a kickoff event on January 9—joining existing chapters in Dallas and Frisco.
UT Dallas Hosts Largest-Ever GCEC Conference, Wins ‘Entrepreneurial Leadership’ Honor for Innovation Institute
by | Oct 18, 2023
The annual conference of the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers featured more than 700 leaders from universities around the world taking part in more than 140 breakout sessions. More than a year and a half in the making, it saw the presentation of honors and awards to 12 universities—including a key honor for UTD's Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, which hosted the event.
Vari CEO Jason McCann: ‘Workspaces Should Ebb and Flow—Just Like the Needs of Businesses’
by | Mar 24, 2022
"It's clear that the office of the future will change more than any other time in recent memory," McCann says.

The workspace innovator sees a niche for a new product—fully furnished, move-in-ready space.
Workspace Innovation Company Vari Forms Advisory Board of Industry Leaders
by | Sep 15, 2021
The new board is comprised of Margot Carter, president of Living Mountain Capital and co-founder of Cien; Ka Cotter, formerly The Staubach Company's top revenue producing broker; Russell Denson, chairman of Gulf Energy Information and director of Peerless Media; and Debra von Storch, longtime Americas Director for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year program.

VariDesk Rebrands as Vari to Reflect its Entire Suite of Workspace Innovation

by | Feb 24, 2020
Although VariDesk first garnered global attention for its standing desk solution, it has grown to offer more than 200 workspace products since founding. "Today, we’re much more than a desk," CEO Jason McCann says. "We’re Vari."
Varidesk flexible office walls
Coppell’s Varidesk Rolls Out Movable Wall Panels
by | Oct 3, 2018
Coppell-based Varidesk, the company known for making the standing desk a "workplace phenomenon" has a new agile workplace solution: QuickFlex Walls.
Coppell HS entrepreneurship class, INCubatoredu
Entrepreneurial Mindset: Local Schools Giving Young Students Tools to Create Their Own Businesses
by | Jun 5, 2018
Through INCubatoredu and similar educational programs, students are solving real-world problems with their own products and services.
With Stand2Learn Purchase, Coppell’s Varidesk Expands Its Role in Active Workspace Market
by | Feb 6, 2018
Varidesk announced the purchase Tuesday noting it aligns with the company’s mission to transform workspaces for all ages into more active environments.

Stand-Up Company: Coppell’s Varidesk Continues to Grow

by | Feb 17, 2017
The company says that humans weren't designed to sit all day, and adopting a standing desk can improve your health.