Posts Tagged ‘seed funding’

SMU Announces Winners of ‘Big iDeas’ Competition

Posted by Jewels Clark

Southern Methodist University has awarded a select group of students with seed and startup funding for coming up with “Big iDeas.”

Big iDeas is a two-part competition hosted by SMU that gives undergraduate students a chance to pitch their …

Dallas Life Insurance Startup Receives $2.5M Investment

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

On-demand life insurance company Bestow announced this week it has raised $2.5 million in seed funding.

That brings the Dallas-based startup’s total funding to $3.1 million since its founding last year.

Bestow’s digital solution to life insurance will take the …

Cosmunity Adds Orlando Jones to Leadership Team

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Hollywood’s “King of Fandom” will be joining former University of Texas at Dallas students’ startup to spread awareness of its ultimate geek-out platform.

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Cosmunity announced recently that Orlando Jones, a respected figure in the fandom world, will help …

Mark Cuban Leads $1.5M
Meta SaaS Seed Round

Posted by Lance Murray
Meta SaaS

Mark Cuban

Billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban led a $1.5 million seed round that was closed recently for Meta SaaS, an Austin-based provider of technology that helps companies save money and better manage and utilize their software-as-a-service subscriptions. 

Cuban …