Series A funding round

Amenities Health Taps Industry Expert to Drive Growth of ‘Digital Front Door’ Platform

by | Dec 8, 2023
The hiring of Scott Heatherly as Amenities' first VP of sales follows the September closing of the company's Series A financing round, when it secured $6.25 million for a total raise of $10 million to date.
Dallas Fintech Gig Wage Helps Freelance and Contract Workers Find Financial Stability
by | Apr 4, 2022
“Our mission is economic empowerment, period.” says Craig Lewis, Gig Wage founder and CEO. The Dallas 1099 payroll solutions company collaborated with Green Dot and nonprofit Commonwealth on a study of what types of 'financial interventions' help provide financial security to a fast-growing non-traditional workforce in the gig economy. Empowerment starts with understanding, Lewis says. "We want to get involved to start to set the tone on what that understanding should be, so that we can replicate it at scale.”
Network Automation Startup BackBox Eyes U.S. Growth from New Dallas-Area HQ
by | Mar 29, 2022
Andrew Kahl says that “when companies grow up and figure out what business problem they’re solving, they come to Dallas.”

The Israeli startup's move to the U.S. is fueled by a $32 million Series A funding round it closed in late October—the same time the company announced its relocation plans.

DI People: Techstars, Critical Start, VolunteerNow, Corganics, and More Make Moves

In this week's roundup of hires, promotions, and accolades in North Texas, you'll also find news from the Richardson Chamber, PICKUP, BPS Technology, the Frontiers of Flight Museum, UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth, and Giving DNA. Plus, Governor Abbott appoints three North Texans to the Governor's Commission for Women.
Dallas Automation Startup Eyes International Growth with $15M investment
by | Feb 2, 2022
Krista Software, a Dallas-based business automation platform, landed the $15 million in a funding round led by Denver’s Grotech Ventures. The company describes its software as a “conversation” among people, IT assets, and apps.