Posts Tagged ‘The Dallas Entrepreneur Center’

Local Startup Evangelist Named Addison TreeHouse Director

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center has named North Texas startup evangelist Nancy Hong as the new director of the Addison TreeHouse.

The hire comes just a month after The DEC named Alyce Alston as its new CEO, replacing co-founder Trey …

Rise of the Rest to Launch Real Estate Initiative

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

North Texas joined the Rise of the Rest community this May when the traveling entrepreneurship tour from Steve Case’s Revolution fund rolled through Dallas, and this week that community has gained new support for real estate investments that could

CEO Insider Video Podcast
Hosted by Trey Bowles

Posted by Dallas Innovates

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center’s CEO Insider, hosted by Trey Bowles, is a video interview/podcast series highlighting Dallas-Fort Worth emerging CEOs in an interesting way. Find the latest episodes here at

Trey Bowles interviews Glen Collins of Switch for the first edition of CEO Insider, a video podcast.EPISODE 1
In the inaugural …

CEO Insider: Hear From Social Good Mover Glen Collins on Being an Entrepreneur

Posted by Trey Bowles

As a part of The Dallas Entrepreneur Center’s CEO Insider series, we have put together the first episode of a video interview/podcast to give the ability to interact with our emerging CEOs in an interesting way.  

In this episode, you …

The DEC to Welcome Entrepreneurial ‘Rock Star’ Alyce Alston as CEO

Posted by Heather Noel

Alyce Alston has always brought a pioneering spirit to her work whether it was launching O, The Oprah Magazine, or De Beers Jewellers, the first new luxury diamond retailer in decades.

As the newly named CEO of The Dallas …

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 …

Here are 5 Essential Elements ‘Mompreneurs’ Need for Success

Posted by Trey Bowles

More than 130 women descended upon downtown Dallas to the Dallas Entrepreneur Center for the first-ever Mompreneur Brunch and Learn last week.

The event was a part of a multi-year series called #WEDallas, which is dedicated to creating programming that …

Dallas’ Step Stool Chef to Introduce Kid-friendly Meal Kits

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

A Dallas mom and her son are developing a new meal kit solution that will teach children basic culinary skills while building confidence and independence.

Toria Frederick and her son Julian originally co-founded The Step Stool Chef as a website

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 …