Posts Tagged ‘startup’

Follow the Money: Krew Rideshare Collects $25K, Maxxsure Raises $350K, Consulting Firm Kanarys Gets $115K

Posted by Lance Murray


Krew Rideshare Inc. — which anticipates expanding to Dallas in the next six to eight months — said in a new filing that is has raised $25,100 of

Dallas Coworking Space Focuses On Community, Collaboration

Posted by Rachel Linch

Imagine a place that welcomes all types of business professionals — from lawyers to artists — into one shared, collaborative space.

That place is CityCentral, a coworking space that is dedicated to creating a fun, engaging environment for all …

Online Marketplace for Debt Collection Wins Seed Funding

Posted by Jeanne Spreier

UTDallas_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Gold Founding SponsorAt any time, about $825 billion is due to small businesses across the United States. That’s equivalent to about 5 percent of the nation’s GDP.

Collbox cofounders Cameron Desautels and Matthew Darner say it’s really worse than it looks. Of …

The DEC to Welcome Entrepreneurial ‘Rock Star’ Alyce Alston as CEO

Posted by Heather Noel

Alyce Alston has always brought a pioneering spirit to her work whether it was launching O, The Oprah Magazine, or De Beers Jewellers, the first new luxury diamond retailer in decades.

As the newly named CEO of The Dallas …

DriveAds Inks Deal With Fleet Management Tech Leader Omnitracs

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Get ready to see more advertisements on trucks as Omnitracs announced a deal Wednesday with Dallas startup DriveAds that could revolutionize the trucking industry.

Dallas-based Omnitracs will offer DriveAds technology to its fleet owners, a monumental step up for the …

Neighborhood Goods is Reimagining the Department Store With Tech, Pop-ups & More

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Imagine a new department store with the hottest digital brands on one side, some innovative local startups in another corner, and a restaurant/bar front and center.

An app will work in conjunction with sensors to help customers navigate the store, …

Meadows Prize Will Help CultureBank Develop New Arts Investment Model In Dallas

Posted by Lance Murray

The $35,000 Meadows Prize for 2018 will be awarded to CultureBank, a San Francisco-based initiative that will create a new investment model to support artistic enterprises in Dallas, the Meadows School of the Arts at Southern Methodist University announced.

Awarded …

Digital Dallas Comedy Roast: 5 Startups Walk into a Pitch … Here’s What Happened

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Startups do a lot of pitching. Whether it’s a Shark Tank-style competition or just a quick elevator spiel. Often there’s money, fame, and glory at stake, so it’s serious business even if it’s been done to death.

Digital Dallas, …

Follow the Money: Tailwater Doubles Silver Creek Equity to $300M, Independent Bank Buys Guaranty Bancorp for $1B

Posted by Lance Murray


Irving-based Silver Creek Midstream LLC announced that Dallas’ Tailwater Capital LLC has increased its equity commitment in the company from $150 million to $300 million.

The equity funding will come from …

Paññã’s AI-Backed Platform Simplifying the Hiring Process

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Plano-based Paññã (pronounced Panya) announced the official launch of its hiring and recruitment online video conference platform this week.

The roll out comes a few months after the startup raised two separate $500,000 funding rounds. It’s also received millions …