Archive for the ‘Startup’ Category

Ask a VC: Event Gives Entrepreneurs Insight into Getting Noticed by Funders

Posted by Chloe Bennett

In this year alone, Deep Space Ventures has seen more than 200 pitches from entrepreneurs vying for funding from the Dallas-based venture capital firm.

Since it’s founding last March, there have been more than 500.

So, what does it …

Blockchain & IoT: Oaken Innovations Carves Niche in Cryptocurrency

Posted by Heather Noel

Only months ago, Flower Mound resident James Johnson and four other likeminded blockchain enthusiasts were a group of people with a passion for exploring future uses of cryptocurrency.

Now, with two global blockchain contest wins and a partnership with Toyota …

On Tap: Disney Institute, Ritz-Carlton Happy Hour, & Net Worth

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

New Plano Company Will Focus on Drone Repair

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

As unmanned aerial vehicles become more prevalent in the sky, so too is the likelihood of their crash. 

Fortress UAV, a newly formed subsidiary of Plano-based Fortress Solutions, will be dedicated to drone repair. 

According to businesses research firm, Gartner …

Meet the Dallas Mobile Studio Behind Your Favorite Apps

Posted by Bottle Rocket

Bottle Rocket Dallas Innovates Silver SponsorWho would have known that in nine short years, Bottle Rocket would create hundreds of successful mobile experiences (including four Apple Hall of Fame apps…to our knowledge, no other company has more than one), an award-winning authenticated viewing platform, and

AmplifAI Focuses AI Tech on Improved Performance, Morale

Posted by Lance Murray

Richardson-based AmplifAI has introduced AI-based technology that allows companies to deliver smarter, more-personalized training and coaching to improve the performance and morale of employees who contact customers.

AmplifAI

Sean Minter

Founded by Sean Minter in 2014, the startup is developing the …

Deep Space Ventures Closes Two $500K Investments

Posted by Lance Murray

Deep Space Ventures has closed $500,000 investments each for two companies, continuing a busy year and half of activity for the Dallas-based venture capital firm.

Stephen Hays

The companies are Austin-based Self Lender and Haste, which is headquartered in Atlanta.…

Is Lack of Access to Capital a Myth?

Posted by Cristin Thomas and Cynthia Nevels

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a Dallas Innovates is Silver SponsorOne of the biggest challenges for small businesses to plan out their growth is identifying what resources it needs and when.

In order for a small business to grow, it has to have resources. One important resource that is needed

CodeLaunch Announces Finalists for Annual Pitch Day

Posted by Mallory Houser

Five app visionaries will showcase their ideas for up to $30,000 in services at the annual seed accelerator competition, CodeLaunch.

Since 2013, Code Authority Custom Software has hosted this competition as a way for creators to receive seed support. Each …

On Tap: Arts and Business, Millennial Entrepreneurs & ProjectEDU

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …