Posts Tagged ‘investors’

Equity in Action: Changing Systems for the Better

Posted by Tony Fleo

TREATING THE SYMPTOMS ISN’T AS GOOD AS CHANGING THE SYSTEMS THAT CAUSE THEM


Bad systems beat good people every time. The road to hell is paved with good intentions. 

These two adages have come to my mind in the last …

Kevin Vela: Here’s Why Dallas is Primed For ‘Series A’ Funding

Posted by Kevin Vela

WITH STARTUP SCENE EXPANDING, INVESTORS ARE TAKING NOTICE


Before I get going on why, let’s talk about what “Series A” means.

“Series A” is likely the most defined undefined term in the venture world; if that makes sense. It’s …

Healthcare Dealmakers Conference Melds Money, Medicine

Posted by Lance Murray

INNOVATION CAN HELP CUT HEALTH-CARE COSTS AND IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES


The health-care industry is in the midst of great change in how it’s regulated, how it provides care, the technology it uses, and the way in which it is financed.…

Dallas’ Top 10 Angel Investors

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks, and one of the entrepreneurs on ABC’s Shark Tank, topped Common Desk’s top 10 list of Angel Investors in Dallas.

Angel Investors are usually successful business professionals who invest using their own funds, …

Three Indicators the North Texas Investor Community is Shifting

Posted by Kevin Vela

It’s an exciting time in North Texas for startups. We are on the verge, if not already in the midst of, a legitimate startup boom. This is being driven by a good mix of entrepreneurial spirit, a favorable economic climate, …