Posts Tagged ‘Stoke’

How to Network: Navigating the DFW Innovation Community

Posted by Chirag Gupta

North Texas is a vast hub of entrepreneurs, thinkers, and innovators — one that might seem a little daunting to dive into at first glance.

But in reality, it’s a friendly playground with people who genuinely want to help others …

Flyp Nearing 2 Million Downloads of Phone App

Posted by Jewels Clark

The Flyp app, which allows people to use multiple numbers from one smartphone, is continuing its growth reaching 1.8 million downloads recently.  

The startup was founded in 2015 and has raised almost $6 million in seed funding, according to …

DFW Spaces Offer Free Coworking to Entrepreneurs Displaced by Hurricane

Posted by Dallas Innovates

As Hurricane Harvey continues to pour sometimes heavy rain on southeast Texas, Dallas-Fort Worth coworking offices are opening up spaces for entrepreneurs displaced by the storm. 

“Wishing we could do more but at the very least we can help you …

Stoke: A Year Older, Making Startups Wiser in Denton

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

Denton probably is best-known as the home of the University of North Texas and Texas Woman’s University, but its proximity to many startup companies and entrepreneurs is fueling the growth of a new partnership that just celebrated its first anniversary.

Denton’s Upventur to Launch New Outdoor Social Platform

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Denton-based Upventur will launch a new social media platform Tuesday that focuses on the outdoor industry from fishing and paddle boarding to snow skiing and ice climbing.

It’s part Facebook and part Expedia, connecting users with friends, retailers, service providers, …

Heather Gregory Brings Passion
for Denton, Small Biz to Stoke

Posted by Heather Noel

Architecture major. Event planner. Nonprofit director. Marketing manager. Food cart entrepreneur.

Each title has described Heather Gregory at one point or another, but if she had to choose one role to define herself it would be community organizer. 

As Stoke …

Coworking Spaces on the Rise in DFW

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Coworking spaces are popping up fast as more entrepreneurs, freelancers, and small startups look for laid-back office spaces.

CultureMap Dallas made a comprehensive list of all the coworking spaces from The Werx in McKinney to Stoke in Denton, the coLAB

On Tap: Girl Scout Cookies & Beer Pairings, Drone Flying, & Innovation Day at UTA

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s picks of events for Feb. 2 – 9.


3RD ANNUAL GIRL SCOUT COOKIE & BEER PAIRING FLIGHT — 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at LUCK at Trinity Groves, 3011 Gulden Lane, Suite 112, in Dallas. The …

Editor’s Picks: Calendar for Aug. 25-Sept. 1

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

From an animation class for your teen at the DMA to a Star Wars marathon at The Majestic to an adults night out at Legoland, we found plenty of events to fill your calendar for the next week. Enjoy!


The DEC Expands to Denton

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center will expand north to Denton when Stoke opens up on Aug. 1.

The 9,216-square-foot facility is located in The Railyard just a few blocks from the downtown square in Denton. The coworking space is a partnership …