The Future 50 in Dallas-Fort Worth 2023: Meet the Game-Changing Disruptors Driving Innovation and Impact

by | Mar 16, 2023
These standouts—startup founders, tech pioneers, educators, creators, social innovators, and business leaders—are transforming entire industries and making waves in their respective fields. 
Leading the Way: The Education Innovators of the 2023 Future 50 in Dallas-Fort Worth
by | Mar 16, 2023

Meet the education innovators who are driving change in their communities and beyond. These forward-thinking individuals are among the Future 50 in Dallas-Fort Worth, our editors’ picks of trailblazers who are shaping the future in their industries.

From improving the learning experience with gamification to addressing high rates of principal turnover, these education innovators are disrupting the status quo with their groundbreaking solutions....

Here Are the Winners of The Innovation Awards 2023
by | Jan 17, 2023
Dallas Innovates and D CEO celebrated 68 honorees and revealed the winners of our fourth-annual Innovation Awards at an event held at On the Levee in the Dallas Design District. Here's a full list of winners and finalists.
Meet the Finalists: The Innovation Awards 2023, Presented by Dallas Innovates and D CEO
by | Nov 3, 2022
Now in its fourth year, the program from Dallas Innovates and D CEO honors 68 disruptors and trailblazers driving a new vision for innovation in North Texas. Finalists will be recognized in the January/February issue of D CEO magazine and online at Winners will be revealed at an exclusive awards event in January.
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DI People: RoboKind, rewardStyle, Jacobs, and Idea Grove Make Leadership Announcements

by | Nov 19, 2019
In this weekly roundup of leadership and executive moves by companies in North Texas, you’ll also find news from Medecision, Magna5, the Panther Island project, Frost Bank, RAVE Restaurant Group, HollyFrontier, and Gateway First Bank.
Follow the Money: INTREorg Gets $247K, Firm Raising $5M for Robokind, projekt202 Acquires Studio
by | Sep 13, 2018
From Cypress Growth Capital to Modo Payments and Ancor Capital Partners, here are some of the deals involving companies and investors with North Texas ties.
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EY Announces Southwest Region Entrepreneur of the Year Finalists
by | May 4, 2018
In its 32nd year, the progam recognizes entrepreneurs who excel in innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
RoboKind’s New Robot Teaching Kids to Be Tomorrow’s Coders
by | May 3, 2018
The Dallas startup launched its robots4STEM program in March, which includes a curriculum covering coding, algorithmic thinking, and online safety through Jett the robot.
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The Disruptors: Pushing the Limits

by | Jan 23, 2018
They are the rebels of their industries, the aces of trades — some of North Texas’ most fearless entrepreneurs. They are 10 revolutionaries you need to know.
Interim USPTO Director Sees DFW’s Innovation Side
by | Dec 4, 2017
The United States Patent and Trademark Office Interim Director Joe Matal made a stop in North Texas last week.
Patents were assigned to Apple Inc., Mary Kay, San Disk, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Omnitracs
Dallas Invents: 84 Patents Granted for Week of Nov. 7
Patents secured include Omnitrac's vehicle parking system, Apple's invention to solve communication disruption problems, and SMU's integrated circuits to protect hidden content.
Dallas Invents: 90 Patents Granted for Week of Oct. 31
Patents secured range from inventions for detecting explosives to vandalism detection using video and noise cancellation.
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Tech Titans Celebrates Winners of Annual Tech Impact Awards

by | Aug 28, 2017
Tech Titans, a North Texas technology trade association, recognizes local individuals and companies each year who have made significant contributions to the technology industry. 
RoboKind Robot Aims to Help Bridge Diversity in STEM Education
by | Sep 27, 2016
A new humanoid robot, named Jett, with African-American likeness, is designed to increase minority student participation in STEM courses.