Posts Tagged ‘social’

Social Impact Company Good Returns Group Gets $1M from Inverdale Capital

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Dallas-based social enterprise firm Good Returns Group announced a $1 million investment Tuesday from Inverdale Capital Management.

Inverdale Capital is also based in Dallas, and the funding represents a convergence of the two organizations’ business models with Good Returns’ focus …

It’s Party Time! Social Dining Platform Brings People Together

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Interested in trying out new foods and meeting new people in a casual and personal social atmosphere?

Carl LaFlamme, founder and CEO of DinDinParty.com, sees a marketplace ready to embrace a new approach to dining out and hosting events. …

On Tap: Big Idea Competition, Continuum of Capital & Future You

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

On Tap: Arts and Business, Millennial Entrepreneurs & ProjectEDU

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Purpose with a Blank Slate: 3 Socially-Conscious Innovators That Stand Out

Posted by The TriTex Group

Tritex icon5 minutes. That’s it.

That’s all the time an entrepreneur gets to tell his or her story.

Everything can change in 300 seconds. In the past month, from SXSW in Austin to OneUp the Pitch in Dallas — Tritex has …

Festival of Ideas Tackles Equity, Entrepreneurship in Dallas

Posted by Hilary Lau

While the 2017 Dallas Festival of Ideas moved indoors Saturday because of dark, threatening skies, its speakers talked about a brighter future for the city of Dallas, one based on equity for all its citizens regardless of where they live …

KERNEL LIVE! Showcases Tarrant County Talent

Posted by Suzanne Smith

Fort Worth is known for its being the place “where the West begins,” but now it is also getting quite the reputation for being the place “where social ideas spark.” Last week, the United Way of Tarrant County showcased some …

Trust Issues: UT Dallas Study Examines MMOG Players

Posted by Lance Murray

Who do you trust with your personal information? In an increasingly complex digital world, that’s a big question for people who spend a lot of time on the internet such as players in massively multiplayer online games.

A new study …

Dallas’ VALT Card Finding its Niche

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Clad in jet black and made of stainless steel, it’s called the VALT Card. Think of it as a credit card on steroids.

It’s a swanky new status symbol for the Dallas elite that grants priority reservations at high-end steakhouses, …

Why is the Dallas Skyline Purple?

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

That’s the question many may be asking tonight. But before we get to the purple skyline, we want to tell you what’s been happening at Dallas Innovates since our website launched in December.

As many of you know, Dallas Innovates, …