Posts Tagged ‘Mark Cuban’

Follow the Money: Minnie’s Food Pantry Gets $1.3M Venture Round, Waxahachie’s Texzon Nets $720K

Posted by Lance Murray

MINNIE’S FOOD PANTRY NETS $1.3M IN VENTURE ROUND

Minnie’s Food Pantry of Plano, a charity that provides healthy, nutrititous food to those in need, raised $1.3 million in a venture round.

The lead investor in the round was not named.…

Follow the Money: Cuban Backs 3D-Printed Rocket Maker, RevTech Secures $10M

Posted by Lance Murray

CUBAN INVESTS IN STARTUP THAT WILL 3D-PRINT ROCKET ENGINES, BOOSTERS

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was among a group of investors in a Series B funding round that brought in an additional $35 million for Relativity Space, which plans to

Mavs Gaming to Bring Esports Arena Online in Deep Ellum

Posted by Lance Murray

Mavs Gaming will open an a multipurpose esports arena at the Dallas Mavericks’ former headquarters in Deep Ellum, giving Mark Cuban’s esports enterprise a new home that will be ready in time for season tip-off of NBA 2K in May.

TREC Seeks Real Estate Proposals for 2018 Shark Tank: GrowSouth

Posted by Lance Murray

Proposals for commercial real estate projects from Dallas residents and area organizations are being sought by The Real Estate Council Community Fund as part of its second Shark Tank: GrowSouth event.

The event is scheduled for the fall. 

Interested individuals …

Cuban Offers 3 Rules for Entrepreneurs in Amazon Video

Posted by Lance Murray

Billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is among six notable people featured in Amazon’s video series of Day One: Insights for Entrepreneurs, which offers “quick tips from top business thinkers.”

Cuban is joined in the series by Ariana Huffington, Tim …

Fueling Disruption:
Local Startups That Got Funding in 2017

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Funding rounds brought millions in capital from investors for North Texas startups.

Lantern Pharma

The cancer-fighting Dallas pharma raised $3.7 million in May from its Series A equity financing to continue its search for and testing of abandoned cancer drug.…

Dallas’ NBA 2K Team Announces Name, Logo & Social Media

Posted by Jewels Clark

Dallas’ NBA 2K League team has announced its new name, logo, and social media channels.

Mavs Gaming is the team name and the logo reflects the Dallas Mavericks colors of white, off-white, and royal blue.

“We wanted a symbol that …

Funding Roundup: Mark Cuban, Perot Jain Make Investments & Dallas’ BenefitMall to Be Acquired

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

The holidays came early for some companies around the country, as Dallas-area venture capitalists provided funding to everything from startups to expansions.

FinTech, health tech, and food all benefitted from the following rounds of financing.

MARK CUBAN JOINS ROUND TWO

Mavericks, Favor App Partner for Ticket, Merchandise Delivery

Posted by Lance Murray

Need a Dallas Mavericks ticket or some team merchandise but don’t have time to run to the American Airlines Center?

Now there’s an app that takes care of that if you’re in the Dallas area.

The Mavericks have announced a

TREC Shark Tank Finalists Hook Investments for Real Estate Projects

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Millions of dollars, new jobs, housing, and health care are all coming to South Dallas thanks to The Real Estate Council Shark Tank event Thursday night at Gilley’s Dallas.

Modeled after the hit ABC show Shark Tank, three real …