Archive for the ‘Startup’ Category

On Tap: Ignite, Educated City, & D CEO’s Technology Event

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Jan. 19 – 26.

THURSDAY, JAN. 19

PURSUIT DALLAS — 6 to 8 p.m. at Walnut Hill Recreation Center, 10011 Midway Road, in Dallas. The Dallas Park and Recreation Department will kick off its six-part …

UTD Entrepreneurs Explore Different Ways to Success

Posted by Jeanne Spreier

Many paths lead to a successful startup. Sometimes the idea has been in an entrepreneur’s brain for years; other times it’s taken experience in the work world to realize a need and act on it.

The following people have either …

On Tap: Women’s Empowerment Conference, Collidathon, & MLK Symposium

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Jan. 12 – 19.

FRIDAY, JAN. 13

PILOBOLUS — 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Dallas City Performance Hall, 2520 Flora St., in Dallas. Pilobolus’ Shadowland pioneered the integration of shadow theater, dance, and …

Axxess: Nurturing the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

Posted by John Olajide

As a graduate of University of Texas at Dallas, it is always inspiring to return to campus to support the next generation. There has been tremendous growth and evolution since I graduated 12 years ago, but one thing that …

Gallery: Oak Cliff’s Tyler Station Holds Open House

Posted by Dave Moore

On Saturday, Tyler Station opened its doors to more than 500 neighbors and genuinely curious people who got a firsthand look at the 125,000-square-foot former wax paper manufacturing plant in on Polk Street in Oak Cliff.

The building was recently …

Incubators Signal Entrepreneurial Groundswell in Southern Dallas

Posted by Dave Moore

Southern Dallas’ need for a business incubator is well exemplified by Sweet Thangs by Lo, operated by cake baker Lauren Rodgers out of her 1,200-square-foot condo in Southern Dallas.

“I operate under Texas Cottage Law, which allows me to …

Search-fund Model Gains Popularity for Acquisitions

Posted by Lance Murray

An increasing number of people are using the “search-fund” model to establish themselves in business, D CEO reported.

Take for instance Simone and Malcolm Collins, a young couple who want to acquire an established company through the technique that’s also …

5 Health Trends to Keep Your Eyes on in 2017

Posted by Hubert Zajicek

While the top news headline likely will remain the anticipated repeal of the Affordable Care Act and its consequences, said consequences may turn out to be far less sensational.

Health care will remain a top concern for all who deliver …

Coffee Shop, Coworking Space in the Works for Fort Worth’s Near Southside

Posted by Heather Noel

The owners of Roots Coffeehouse are bringing a coffee shop and coworking concept to Fort Worth’s Near Southside, according to Fort Worth, Texas magazine

Matt and Janice Townsend’s “ethically-sourced” and community-entrenched craft coffee shop debuted in North Richland Hills …

Gossamer Joins Tekzenit  & Why it’s Huge for Dallas

Posted by Lauren Hasson

It’s a cliche conversation in the Dallas startup community (perhaps doubly so with hardware-focused entrepreneurs) — per capita, Dallas sometimes lags in innovation. We’re Texans, we love blazing our own path, but often the safe plays are king.

There has …