Posts Tagged ‘startup’

Dennis Dayman: Bringing Exits, Insights & Advice to the Table

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

The new “Meet the Mentor” series is a way for Dallas Innovates to celebrate the depth and breadth of mentors in North Texas and highlight the collected wisdom and experience available to the startup community, entrepreneurs, and other seekers of

SMU to Open Incubator at Mockingbird Station

Posted by Heather Noel

Southern Methodist University is adding to its slate of entrepreneurial offerings with a new incubator designed to nurture for-profit and not-for-profit startups.

The forthcoming SMU Incubator for student, faculty, and staff entrepreneurs from the university will be housed on the …

AccelerateDFW Foundation Unveiling Rebranding, New Programs for IDEA Works FW

Posted by Lance Murray

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AccelerateDFW Foundation has unveiled a teaser campaign plugging new branding and new programs over the coming five weeks for its offerings, including the IDEA Works FW incubator.

Each Monday, the foundation will post a new feature on its …

Dallas Startup Week 2018: Day 5 Roundup

Posted by Dallas Innovates

The final day of Dallas Startup Week is almost over, but before we put another year in the books let’s take another look at Thursday’s events and the panels held so far Friday.

In a Thursday afternoon session exploring philanthropists …

Dallas Startup Week 2018: Day 4 Roundup

Posted by Dallas Innovates

It’s Day 4 already?

Before we dive into today’s happenings, let’s take a look back at Wednesday including the big night at the Majestic Theatre.

Shama Hyder, founder and CEO of Zen Media, emphasized marketing in the digital age in …

Dallas Finalists Named for Rise of the Rest Pitch

Posted by Heather Noel

Eight startups with Dallas area ties will be vying for $100,000 in the Rise of the Rest pitch competition May 7. 

The pitch contest will culminate a day of programming addressing startup growth challenges and opportunities in Revolution’s Rise of

Startup Week Launch Party: Scenes from the Longhorn Ballroom

Posted by Dallas Innovates

The startup community gathered Monday night at the historic Longhorn Ballroom for drinks, dancing, and live music by Raised Right Men during the official Dallas Startup Week launch party.

Scroll through some snapshots from the event. 


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E-Commerce Software Startup OrderMyGear Receives $35M Investment

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Dallas-based group e-commerce software startup OrderMyGear announced a $35 million investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity (SGE). As part of the deal, Ben Weinberg and Aaron Flack — both with SGE — will join the OrderMyGear board of directors

The genesis …

Dallas Startup Week 2018: Day 1 Roundup

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Dallas Startup Week is officially underway, and we’ve got your recap of Monday’s happenings so far. 

The free, five day celebration of all things startup is bringing area entrepreneurs and local leaders together for educational workshops and discussions around building …

The Future of IoT Rests on Putting the Puzzle Pieces Together

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The world could have more than 50 billion connected devices by 2020 — seven times the amount of people on Earth.

That’s everything from smart thermostats and appliances to autonomous vehicles and wearable devices.

But as Corey Egan, founder and …