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On Tap: Jingle Mingle 2016, a Networking Social, and ChallengeHer

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Thursday, Dec. 1

DFW JINGLE MINGLE 2016 — 6 to 10 p.m. at Trinity Groves, 3015 Gulden Lane, in Dallas. This event is the sixth annual festive holiday party for DFW-based marketing, UX, media, advertising, communication and creative organizations. The …

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 Students Earn $15K Scholarships for Entrepreneurial Endeavors

Posted by Jimmie Markham

Being born into an entrepreneurially minded family is not a prerequisite for startup success, but it’s given an inside perspective to Naveen Jindal School of Management graduate students Kiran Devaprasad, Brian Harris and Kamiar Kordi.

All three come from families …

Sabre Shares 5 Concepts Poised to Move From Idea to Execution

Posted by Nick Vivion

In its current iteration, a quarterly release cycle provides loose structure to the initiative. Innovation never happens neatly, so the cycle expands and contracts to accommodate.

There’s really something to be said about having a home for a company’s …

Step Inside the CyrusOne Club at American Airlines Center

Posted by CyrusOne

More than 100 guests had a chance to experience CyrusOne’s new premium loge boxes at the grand opening celebration at the American Airlines Center, Oct. 13.

cyrusone-8881Loge boxes are world-class additions to one of the nation’s top arenas, offering fans …

On Tap: Pinball School, #BigDGives, Entrepreneurs’ Organization, & an Evening with Macedonian Ambassador

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Nov. 24 – Dec. 1.

Thursday, Nov. 24

PRAIRIE LIGHTS  6 to 9 p.m. at Lynn Creek Park, 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, in Grand Prairie. Drive through a 2-mile path featuring 4 million lights.

Sabre’s Fundamentals for Making Products Accessible for All

Posted by Seda Maurer

Technology and the web are ubiquitous and they rapidly advance in capabilities. As a result, people may shop for goods, order food and groceries, purchase books and music, pay their bills, or obtain higher education without having to leave their …

College Students Learn Value of Engagement in Corporate Social Responsibility

Posted by Jimmie Markham

College students –- many social media pros already –- were looped into a community service project that had them pair their digital media skills with a meaningful cause. The result was raised awareness for the students and the cause they …

On Tap: Global Entrepreneurship Week, Beats by Her, and Fall Maker Camps at The Grove

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for the week of Nov. 17 – 24.

Thursday, Nov. 17

BEATS BY HER — 7 to 10 p.m. in the Foundation Room at the House of Blues, 2200 N. Lamar St., in Dallas. The inaugural …

Dallas Holocaust Museum to Build Larger Facility, Expand Mission

Posted by Dallas Holocaust Museum Center

The Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance will build a new permanent home in the West End Historic District of downtown Dallas.

The new museum will bear a new name –- the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum –- …