Posts Tagged ‘Varidesk’

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 …

Entrepreneurial Mindset: Local Schools Giving Young Students Tools to Create Their Own Businesses

Posted by Meredith McGrath

As a grunge-rock instrumental walk-up song blares through the speakers, a team of high school students in business professional dress ascend the stairs of the stage at Varidesk headquarters in Coppell.

The Coppell High School students present a new business: …

DI People: Urban Air, Varidesk, Kimberly-Clark, Murphy Center Name New Leaders

Posted by Lance Murray

EX-TOPGOLF CEO TAKES REINS AT URBAN AIR ADVENTURE PARK

Former Topgolf CEO Ken May will lead the U.S. operations and strategic growth of Dallas-based Urban Air Adventure Park as its new executive chairman.

Urban Air is a full-service family entertainment …

With Stand2Learn Purchase, Coppell’s Varidesk Expands Its Role in Active Workspace Market

Posted by Katie Kelton

Coppell-based Varidesk is looking to own the active workspace market with its latest acquisition of Stand2Learn, a College Station-based maker of standing desks for young students.

Varidesk announced the purchase Tuesday, noting it aligns with the company’s mission to transform …

Varidesk Parent Introduces Alexa-Controlled Lights

Posted by Lance Murray

Coppell-based Gemmy Industries has introduced Light Rhapsody, a Alexa-controlled light string that allows the user to manipulate the lights using only their voice.

Users will be able to have a range of command options from color to themes to effects, …

EY Names Entrepreneur of Year Award Southwest Winners

Posted by Lance Murray

Global assurance, tax, transaction, and adviser services firm EY announced the Southwest winners in its Entrepreneur of the Year Award program Saturday during a gala event at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas. 

The winners were named from a group of

Stand-Up Company: Coppell’s Varidesk Continues to Grow

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Varidesk already has a waiting list for the white version of its new standing desk just a few days after it launched.

The Coppell-based company scaled down its larger free-standing desks to 48 inches so it will appeal to companies

Varidesk Stands Tall Atop SMU’s Dallas 100 List

Posted by Lance Murray

Varidesk, the Coppell company that makes the ubiquitous standing desks we see in many offices, has been named the fastest growing privately held company in the area in the annual Dallas 100 ranking.

For the past 26 years, the ranking …

3 Things: Children’s Health Offering New Ingestible Tech

Posted by Amanda Hayes

Children’s Health offers a digital solution for patients, Dallas holds on to second place in the Small Business Index, and a local desk company is expanding its new wave office furniture.

Dallas-based Children’s Health is offering new technology that helps …