Posts Tagged ‘The Centrum’

Capital Factory Officially Moves into its First Dallas Space

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The Dallas startup scene has a new hub as Capital Factory has moved into its first Dallas location on Oak Lawn Avenue. 

Capital Factory, which bills itself as the center of gravity for the Austin startup scene, wants to mimic …

Steve Case at Rise of the Rest in Dallas: Investors Should Focus on Why it Will Work

Posted by Heather Noel

When Steve Case helped found internet startup America Online (AOL) in 1985, about 3 percent of people were using the internet.

“We talked about the idea of the internet connecting the world; nobody believed us,” Case told a group at …

Trey Bowles to Step Down as Leader of The DEC

Posted by Heather Noel

After five years of building a nonprofit to provide education, mentorship, and community support for North Texas entrepreneurs, Trey Bowles is pulling back from its day-to-day operation.

On Thursday morning, the serial entrepreneur announced plans to step down from his …

Experts: Choose an Accelerator or Incubator That Fits Your Startup’s Goals

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Capital Factory will be opening its new accelerator on Oak Lawn in Dallas in mid-May, joining a list of other accelerator programs that each have their own specialty in North Texas.

Joshua Baer, founder of Austin-based Capital Factory, said this

ShearShare Snags Win in Capital Factory Diversity Challenge

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

ShearShare founders Courtney and Tye Caldwell won $100,000 in the Dallas Diversity & Inclusion Investment Challenge Tuesday evening, clearing the way for the McKinney startup to grow its team.

The challenge was put on by Capital Factory in partnership with …

RewardStyle’s Social Influencers to Spur $1B in Retail Sales

Posted by Jewels Clark

Dallas-based rewardStyle continues to make a big splash in retail with its cast of social influencers. 

By the end of 2017, the company is expected to influence $1 billion in retail sales, according to the Dallas Business Journal

Amber …

Innovative Spaces: Take a Look Inside The Centrum’s $25M Startup-Friendly Redo

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas’ The Centrum just isn’t what it used to be and to Chad Cook that’s a distinct win.

Dallas Innovates Innovative Spaces SeriesHis Dallas-based Quadrant Investment Properties bought the iconic 1980s office building at the northeast corner of Oak Lawn Avenue and Cedar Springs …