Posts Tagged ‘tech’

Role Models “Find Their Inner Rebel” at RebelCon 2018

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

The first ever RebelCon took place this past weekend with an exclusive crowd of around 200 guests all looking to take their careers to the next level. But, this wasn’t your typical tech conference everything from glamping to music

9 Reasons Dallas Businesses Love WeWork

Posted by WeWork

WeWorkWhat if every detail of your workplace catered to your comfort and productivity? What if you regularly bumped into entrepreneurs and thought leaders while filling your glass of passion fruit-infused water?

More DFW businesses are experiencing office utopia thanks to

Follow the Money: Select Milk Nets $12M, Actuate Therapeutics Raises $4M, Valify Acquires Tech Firm

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit?  From startup investments to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates rounds up what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

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TechFW Names Blackburn as its New Executive Director

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Fort Worth-based tech incubator TechFW announced it promoted Hayden Blackburn to executive director, effective Sept. 15. Blackburn will take over for Darlene Boudreaux, who had served as executive director since August 2006, and who will remain with the program as

Digital Fight Club Expanding its Bouts to Boston & Beyond

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Dallas’ own Digital Fight Club will expand to Boston this October with more cities lining up to host the verbal sparring event in 2019.

Michael Pratt, president and founder of Digital Fight Club, said he wanted to add his own

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 …

Mobile in the Year 2018: Part II

Posted by Bottle Rocket

Bottle Rocket Dallas Innovates Silver SponsorIt’s 2018, and the mobile revolution is in full gear.

According to eMarketer, people spend almost 3 ½ hours using mobile apps daily. But just as quickly as big brands have acknowledged and built out mobile products to serve their …

Dallas Company’s Aquaculture Tech Putting Shrimp on Plates Year Round

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Do you enjoy fresh shrimp? The next shrimp you find on a plate just might have been raised indoors in Texas using leading edge tech.

Publicly traded, Dallas-based company NaturalShrimp has created a patent pending aquaculture technology that produces gourmet …

Founders Live to Hold Monthly Live-Streamed Pitches at NoD

Posted by Lance Murray

The Founders Live is expanding into Dallas with live-streamed monthly pitch events beginning in January at NoD Coworking, 17290 Preston Road.

In October, the pitch competition held a pilot event at NoD, the North Dallas coworking space opened by …

Bottle Rocket Adds C-Level
Executive to Explore New Tech

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Amid Bottle Rocket’s expansion into new technologies, a seasoned Dallas techie has taken on a leadership role to help further advance the company. 

With more than 10 years experience in enterprise applications, Jonathan Campos is now the chief mobile architect …

Historic Building in Heart of Innovation District Hits Market

Posted by Lance Murray

A West End landmark building that was built in the 1920s and that has housed 21st-century tech and creative firms is back on the market.

Sitting in the heart of the West End — home to Dallas’ Smart Cities initiative …

Established Austin Entrepreneur Calls Dallas Home After Joining UTD Faculty

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

UTDallas_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Gold Founding SponsorOne of the leaders of Austin’s robust tech startup scene has relocated from the Silicon Hills to the Silicon Prairie to join the faculty of UT Dallas as executive director of the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Steve Guengerich brings …

Bluetooth Umbrella Offers Weather Forecast in Rain Gear

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

Former Samsung engineers have built an umbrella to put the weather forecast in your rain gear. 

Opus One’s handle, resembling a bowler-hatted gentleman or a Queen’s guard, links with smartphones via Bluetooth and uses weather reports to prepare users for …

Universal Mind Discusses Future of Digital Technology at TIA

Posted by Universal Mind


Earlier in June, the Renaissance Hotel in Dallas played host to the Telecommunications Industry Association or TIA 2016 conference. The June 6 – 9 event welcomed hundreds of attendees, all dedicated to exploring the …

Data Tool Helps Hotel Managers Understand Guest Behavior

Posted by Nick Vivion


Understanding guest movements is often more intuition than science: hotel managers might rely on basic visual analysis of traffic flows, or perhaps spend heavily on a vendor to come in and manage …

7 New Tech Skillsets in Demand Today

Posted by Krista Bourne

It’s no secret that Texas –- and Dallas along with it –- is booming. And, the tech industry is a big part of that boom.

Forbes recently rated Dallas No. 7 on its list of America’s Next Boom Towns (other …