Posts Tagged ‘Deep Ellum’

Deep Ellum Poet Helps Women
Find Their Voice Through Events

Posted by Heather Noel

Fatima-Ayan Malika Hirsi hasn’t always considered herself a poet.

She’s long been writing, of course. Her first limericks came in fourth grade — one about bumble bees and the other, aliens. She still has the original papers they’re scrawled on …

Building a New Dallas: How 3 Developers Create ‘Pocket Markets’

Posted by Hilary Lau

Earlier this year, the Census Bureau declared Dallas the second-fastest growing metropolitan area in the nation (behind Houston), with 144,704 people moving to the region between July 2014 and July 2015. For residents who’ve lived here since then, the signs …

Hostel Planned for Deep Ellum in Summer 2017

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

Deep Ellum likely will become the home of an international hostel in the summer of 2017, according to plans to two entrepreneurs from Austin.

The Dallas Morning News reported the operation, called Deep Ellum Hostel, would go into an existing

TEDxSMU Announces Speakers, New Location

Posted by Lance Murray

Changes are afoot for TEDxSMU as it changes its model and moves from downtown Dallas to a new location for the Nov. 11-12 event.

TEDxSMU’s blend of passionate talks and demonstrations will held at The Bomb Factory in Deep Ellum, …

Hardware Startups Get NEX Level CoWorking Space

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

Hardware startups have gained their own space in Dallas thanks to Adam Lotia and Michael Menefee, co-founders of NEX coworking space.

The space, which opened in the spring, aims to nurture Dallas hardware startups, according to a Dallas Morning News

Foundation 45 Tackles Depression Among Deep Ellum’s Artists

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

Foundation 45 is a therapy group aiming to help Deep Ellum artists and musicians express their thoughts about depression and suicide. 

The idea came from Dallas musician Anthony Delabano, who said he struggled to find help after the suicides of …

Kitchen LTO is Going to ‘Pop Up’ in Deep Ellum

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Kitchen LTO will have a new permanent location in Deep Ellum that could open by mid-October, just three months after closing the Trinity Groves location.

Owner and founder Casie Caldwell signed a lease for the former Twenty-Seven Restaurant and Bar …

Flux’s Artificial Intelligence Puts Farming in the Cloud

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris


After millennia of watching the stars, reading almanacs, and trusting your gut, farmers can now turn to the Internet of Things for their agricultural advice. Dallas-based software startup …

3 Things: KDC Looking to Add Deep Ellum High-Rise

Posted by Amanda Hayes

A new office tower is planned for Deep Ellum, a Dallas native entrepreneur is helping industrial companies go digital, and new shared office space sprouting up in North Texas.

Dallas-based developer KDC is pitching a 14-story office tower as part …

Sustainable Coworking Space Coming to Good Latimer

Posted by Heather Noel


Steven Kinder understands that sitting in an office cubicle from 9 to 5 isn’t conducive for all types of work.

Founder of 1808 at 1808 Good Latimer, CEO of LOFTwall, Steve Kinder (Photo: Courtesy of 1808/GoodWork)

Founder of 1808, CEO of LOFTwall, Steve Kinder