The Social Media Club of Dallas is bringing Guy Kawasaki to speak to their group in Dallas on June 5th. Yes, THAT Guy Kawasaki. The former Apple evangelist, prolific author, VC, and marketing legend will share his entrepreneurial experience and insights into how social media and...

I recently spoke with Lewisville mayoral candidate Winston Edmondson, who announced NEXT[LV], a set of initiatives including the formation of a CrowdOffering focused Startup Accelerator, designed to attract entrepreneurs, startups, and jobs to the City of Lewisville. Following is part 1 of my interview. Brad Anderson This...

Earlier this month, we mentioned an upcoming mobile app hackathon event called BeMyApp. And if you've been putting off registering, well, then shame on you. It's this Friday 7pm through Sunday 9pm at Tech Wildcatters (the Tech Church) at 2700 Fairmount in Uptown. Come meet some cool folks,...

When the Startup America initiative was announced just over a year ago, many cheers could be heard througout the entrepreneur world. Then, as Startup Texas became a reality last November, it got a lot more interesting, considering what we write about here at LaunchDFW. Now, finally,...

Some great events are happening in DFW in the next few days. Mark your calendars! Startup Nights - Wed Nov 30th 6pm-2am CoHabitat (2517 Thomas St., Dallas) Open house, coworking, startup meetup, jam session, community gathering TeXchange Holiday Party - Wed Nov 30th 5:30-7:30 House of Blues (The Foundation Room) Dallas...

The team at Startup Weekend Dallas will be hosting their 5th event on November 18-20th at the Gravity Centre on the Alcatel-Lucent campus in Plano. What is Startup Weekend? It's a 54-hour energy-packed event that brings together developers, designers, marketers and PMs to build new...

Local non-profit medical technology accelerator NTEC presented the annual MedVentures Conference in Frisco on Thursday. Designed as an investment and educational conference, it also showcased companies involved in the rapidly growing medical technology sector. Nearly 350 attendees gathered to see the morning kicked off with...

The Dallas Angel Network hosted their June pitch meeting at Ocean Prime in Uptown on June 1st. About 50 network members, investors, and entrepreneurs were in attendance. Like past events, there were 2 teams presenting their company in hopes of raising investment capital. Locaii, which we've written...

Representatives from AT&T, Alcatel-Lucent, the press, and select university students gathered on May 27th at the AT&T Foundry in Plano as part of the Alcatel-Lucent / AT&T University Entrepreneurial Workshop. Two weeks of business venture sessions, networking, and idea collaboration for university students culminated in...