Posts Tagged ‘investment’

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.

Jerry Jones Kicks Off Accelerator at The Star in Frisco

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and the Jones family are teaming up with Blue Star Sports CEO Rob Wechsler to create a new accelerator for early- to mid-stage companies. 

Blue Star Accelerator will be a “first of its kind accelerator …

Third Quarter Brought Big Investments for DFW Startups

Posted by Heather Noel

The numbers have been tallied and Dallas-Fort Worth area startups received more than $274 million in funding during the third quarter, according to The Dallas Morning News

StackPath and Peloton Therapeutics garnered the largest investments accounting for $232.4 million …

Brainspace Gets Boost From CIA Investment Firm

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

In-Q-Tel, the venture capital arm of the Central Intelligence Agency, is calling upon Addison-based Brainspace, to create custom features for the intelligence communities through a strategic partnership.

In-Q-Tel invests in technology that will keep the CIA ahead of the pack

Tech Wildcatters’ First ‘Gauntlet’ Group Reaches Pitch Day Milestone

Posted by Heather Noel

STARTUPS SHOWCASED THEIR IDEAS, MINGLED WITH POTENTIAL INVESTORS


For the last three months, Tech Wildcatters Executive Director Molly Cain has watched startups blossom into budding businesses.

On Thursday, the inaugural cohorts in the Dallas-based accelerator’s new data-driven program, “The …

Cowboys Coach’s Wife, Brill Garrett, Joins Board of Terra

Posted by Lance Murray

GARRETT WILL TAKE AN ADVISORY ROLE WITH TERRA APP TECHNOLOGIES


Dallas-based Terra App Technologies Inc. has added a prominent Dallasite as an investor in the startup company — Brill Garrett, wife of Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett.

Brill …