Tech Wildcatters

Dallas-Based Back to Space Wants to Send You on Moon Mission, Without Even Leaving Town

Now through April 27, Back to Space is offering a pop-up mixed-reality experience called "The Lunar Light" inside shipping containers at the site of the former Valley View Center. "Space travelers" can go on a critical Moon mission that engages "all five senses" through immersive theater, cutting-edge tech, and interactive storytelling. Here's how the company first launched—and where it could be headed.
What Startups Should Know About Funding—From the Investors Themselves
by | Apr 2, 2019
From finding the right investor to staying local to making the perfect warm introduction, some of North Texas' most prominent investors discuss what startups need to know about funding.
RevTech Portfolio Startup Xenio Brings Online Metrics to Brick and Mortar Retailers
by | Oct 10, 2018
The company uses precision real-time positioning inside retail locations to track customers’ behavior and provide user data around shopper metrics and engagement.
DI People: Masergy Taps Parker as New CEO, Sabre Names New Exec, Tech Wildcatters Adds 2
by | Sep 14, 2018
In this roundup of DFW personnel, activity you'll also find details about personnel moves at JPS Foundation, SmithGroup, Runner Agency, and the Wetrich Group.

Michael Cope: As a Mentor, He’s ‘Been There and Done That’

by | Jul 30, 2018
Michael Cope, founder of Cope Ventures, brings a wealth of startup experience to his mentoring sessions. He shares his philosophy in our "Meet the Mentor” series.
Dallas Startups Teaming Up to Bring AI to Adventure Travel
by | Jul 23, 2018
Junction AI and Local Adventures are teaming up in a performance-based agreement to integrate artificial intelligence into personalized marketing for adventure tours and gear.
Dennis Dayman
Dennis Dayman: Bringing Exits, Insights & Advice to the Table
by | Apr 18, 2018
A fixture in the North Texas startup scene kicks off our "Meet the Mentor” series, which will take a closer look at the individuals offering their wisdom — and encouragement — to entrepreneurs in the region.
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Plano Phone Service Provider for Seniors With Cognitive Issues on a Growth Spurt
by | Mar 26, 2018
TeleCalm has averaged more than 20 percent month-over-month subscriber growth since last October.

Q+A: HollerDoc Wants to ‘Put Health Care Back into the Patients’ Hands’

by | Feb 16, 2018
Nick Qureshi and co-founder Emad Siddiqui created the HollerDoc app to take advantage of the telemedicine trend as well as offer patients and physicians a way to connect virtually or even by in-person house calls.
CruiseBe's Marina and Alex Shumaiev at TechCrunch Disrupt.
From Trip Itineraries To Navigable Maps, Dallas Startup Puts Cruise Planning In One Platform
by | Feb 7, 2018
What started as a trip aggregator has evolved into everything someone needs to take a cruise.
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On Tap: Entrepreneurs Summit, Healthcare Innovation Breakfast & Sunday Supper Concert
Browse our curated selection of events to plan your next week — and beyond.
Pitch Perfect: North Texas Events Boosting Entrepreneurial Ideas
From formalized accelerator pitch days for startups to events encouraging social innovation, here are the notable events helping bring ideas to reality in North Texas.

Skrible Startup Seeks Restaurants to Beta Test Analytics Tool

by | Aug 23, 2017
Skrible is designed to collect data from restaurants in order to predict if they will be profitable from week to week, its co-founder says.
Gabriella Draney Zielke
Tech Wildcatters Names
New CEO for Accelerator
by | Jun 29, 2017
Tech Wildcatters co-founder Gabriella Zielke is stepping aside as Vorachai (Ricky) Tejapaibu comes on board as the the new managing partner and CEO.
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Accenture Immerses Tech Lounge Visitors in VR, AR Experiences
by | Jun 5, 2017
The recent Accenture Tech Vision Lounge showed off digital tools that are disrupting enterprise.
Justin White, Selery Fulfillment
Selery Fulfillment Gets $1M From Deep Space Ventures, Angels, Mark Cuban
by | May 3, 2017
Stephen Hays of Deep Space Ventures says Selery's Dallas-fueled support is a testament to the area's startup ecosystem.