Posts Tagged ‘Entrepreneur’

Entrepreneur Craig Lewis Says ‘Dream Bigger, Get Better’

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based entrepreneur Craig Lewis is in the business of payroll services for small businesses, and he’s pushing hard to make a dream pay off for him.

His mission: provide free payroll to one million small businesses and startups with cutting …

Deadline Nears for WeWork Creator Awards

Posted by Heather Noel

Entrepreneurs and artists looking to be considered for WeWork’s inaugural Creator Awards should submit applications by June 12. 

The New York-based coworking company, which has locations in the Dallas area, is giving out more than $20 million to entrepreneurs, small …

Is Your Company ‘Dallas 100’ Worthy? Put It In the Running For Annual Entrepreneur List

Posted by Heather Noel

The Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship at the Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business is looking for the fastest-growing privately held companies in the Dallas area. 

Its annual Dallas 100 list ranks 100 of the area’s “best entrepreneurial businesses,” based …

Applications Open for 2017 ‘Entrepreneur 360’ List

Posted by Heather Noel

Entrepreneur magazine is looking to recognize the top privately-owned businesses in America as part of its annual “Entrepreneur 360” list. 

As the name implies, the list highlights 360 small businesses each year who score well across four key metrics: impact, …

DeSoto Transforming Hardware
Store into Entrepreneurial Haven

Posted by Dave Montgomery

At a time when many shopping centers and malls are in serious decline, developer Monte Anderson and the city of DeSoto are teaming up to bring new life, new energy, and a new look to the 57-year-old Brookhollow Shopping Center

Festival of Ideas Tackles Equity, Entrepreneurship in Dallas

Posted by Hilary Lau

While the 2017 Dallas Festival of Ideas moved indoors Saturday because of dark, threatening skies, its speakers talked about a brighter future for the city of Dallas, one based on equity for all its citizens regardless of where they live …

DFW Entrepreneurs Recount Their ‘Aha’ Moments

Posted by Lance Murray

For many entrepreneurs, there is an “aha” moment, that instant of insight or discovery about how to make their ideas a success.

aha moment

Suzy Batiz thought of Poo-Pourri at a family gathering.

Fast Company recently talked with two Dallas-area entrepreneurs about …

The Grove Launches Youth Entrepreneur Workshops

Posted by Julia Batlle

Young entrepreneurs had the chance to make their business idea a reality during The Capacitor, a youth entrepreneur program which took place March 24-26 at The Grove in Dallas. 

The three-day workshop welcomed young entrepreneurs, ages 10-18, to attend …

Dallas Startup Selected For NYC Project Entrepreneur Intensive

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas-based ParkIT has made the list of 12 companies pitching during next month’s Project Entrepreneur Intensive in New York City. 

The April 7-8 program from Rent the Runway Foundation and UBS Elevating Entrepreneurs brings together 200 female-founded startups for networking …

WeWork Honoring Entrepreneurs, Artists in ‘Creator Awards’

Posted by Julia Falcon

WeWork is giving out more than $20 million to entrepreneurs, small businesses, growing companies, nonprofits, artists and more as a part of its upcoming Creator Awards.

The New York-based coworking company, which will soon have three spaces in North …