Raquel Vincent

Raquel Vincent is a Dallas-based creative with a knack for words and inspired creative direction. When she's not working, you can find Raquel hitting a gallery opening, working on her book, or thrifting for unforgettable vintage finds. She loves music festivals, tacos, and her rescue cat Berlioz.

Modern Message expands Downtown Dallas office

Dallas-based SaaS startup, Modern Message, today announced the completed expansion of its corporate headquarters ...

Join Us for the March Edition of Dallas New Tech

Please join us next Tuesday, March 1 at the Downtown Dallas Public Library for the ...

Transforming Negative Thoughts with Poetry

by Marlene De Bleyker The brain holds some of our oldest technology, according to ...

Born to Fly: Outrage to Outcomes

by Marlene De Bleyker As a corporate attorney, Emmanuel Obi, one of Dallas Business ...

UI/UX Design and Family Programming Among New Additions to Dallas Startup Week 2016

Disclaimer: Launch DFW is the official Media Partner for Dallas Startup Week and will ...

Southern Hospitality, Pseudo-Feminism and a Case Internet Trolls

by Marlene De Bleyker As co-founder of Emporium Pies opened a pie shop, Megan ...

Be More Creative if You Want to Save the World

by Marlene De Bleyker Scrolling through his artwork on stage, Willie Baronet, artist and ...

Dallas Comic Con Fan Days is Coming

If you have a love for pop culture, then take your nerdy heart to ...

The Iron Yard Joins Growing Roster of North Texas Coding Schools

The Iron Yard has announced the opening of a new campus in Dallas. Starting in ...

Showman Shows Off Interactive Ad Deployment

Marlene Den Bleyker Showman is an interactive signage company that puts the power of ...

Fight for Flint Startup Weekend Hackathon

After hearing of the events in Flint, Michigan a local startup community leader Jim Welch has ...

Art, Fashion and Philanthropy in the City at Ignite DFW

by Marlene Den Bleyker LaByron Thomas, Navy Veteran, Producer and Entrepreneur spoke at Ignite ...

Acting Out: The Data Behind Theater Successes

by Marlene Den Bleyker Theatre Profile is designed to keep theater lovers in the ...

From the Streets to Fitness Company CEO

By Marlene Den Bleyker In 2004, Ade Hazley spent his Christmas selling drugs. Looking ...

Will it fit? Size Up Furniture Before Moving it In

by Marlene Den Bleyker If you have ever moved into a new apartment or ...

From Ignite DFW III: The Magic of Mt. Kilimanjaro and Interdependence

by Taryn O’Brien Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro can expose the darkest places of the human ...

Dallas New Tech February Post-Show Recap

Dallas New Tech (DNT) is a monthly showcase of emerging startups across the DFW ...

New Startup, Project Halcyon Addresses Key Needs for Growing Startups

Around the United States at any given time, thousands of companies are raising capital; ...

Join us for February Dallas New Tech

Please join us on Tuesday, February 2, at the Downtown Dallas Public Library for ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Ade Hazley

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Emmanuel U. Obi

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Oren Salomon Speaks for the Bees

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Matt Houston

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Amber Curry Gracia

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Building forms for today’s web experience

By Marlene Den Bleyker In today’s web environment, creating a form requires a frontend ...

Helping people sell their services with Beecose

By Teryn O’Brien “How many of you have moved out of state or to ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Robert Kent on Great Cities, Neighbors

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: LaByron Thomas

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

TSP: A Startup Story 13 Years Later

Dallas-based Technology Services Professionals (TSP) rode into the new year with a changing of ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Scott Bradley Breaks Down Gen Y

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Chintan Sutaria on Frisbees and Education

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Save the Date for Dallas Startup Week 2016

Disclaimer: Launch DFW is the official Media Partner for Dallas Startup Week and will ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Jeremy Gregg Harnesses the Power of Poetry

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

One-stop shopping, scheduling and paying for home services

By Marlene Den Bleyker Maintaining your home can be time consuming and expensive. Additionally, ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Megan Wilkes of Emporium Pies

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a ...

Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Sarah O’Leary

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a twist. Each presentation has ...

Events of the Week: Jan 11-15

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to ...

Heavy lifting without the hernia: There’s an app for that

By Marlene Den Bleyker Heavy lifting without the hernia: There’s an app for that ...

Turning date-night into a no-brainer

By Teryn O’Brien Imagine this scenario: You come home on a Friday night, and ...

3 TED Talks You Need to Hear

TED is a wealth of knowledge, information, insight, and inspiration for one’s professional life. ...

January Dallas New Tech: The Recap

Last night the startup community kicked off 2016 with a bang. The first Dallas New ...

Meditation as tool for Innovation: Dallas Entrepreneurs Embrace Daily Practice

What do entrepreneurs Russell Simmons, Arianna Huffington, and Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff have in ...

Events of the Week: Jan 5-10

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to ...

Vinli Launches Comprehensive Connected Car to Connected Home Integration

Dallas, TX (January 4th, 2016)​­—Vinli, Inc., a connected car platform, today announced the beginning ...

Editor’s Note: Reflections and the Road Ahead

In the spirit of year end reflections, I thought it would be appropriate to ...

Dallas New Tech Returns Tuesday, January 5

Please join us on Tuesday, January 5th, at the Downtown Dallas Public Library for ...

Your iPhone: Offering an extraordinary travel experience

By Marlene Den Bleyker The travel business is a $1.4 trillion industry, and according ...

Edward Morgan of Revitalize Charging Solutions

By Teryn O’Brien Eighty-two percent of all carbon emission is man-made, and 28% of ...

Parent portal prepares kids for kindergarten and beyond

By Marlene Den Bleyker Parents play a large role in the development of children, ...

SMU Student Named EO Dallas Winner in the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards

Edward Allegra, a Southern Methodist University (SMU) student, became the proud winner of the ...

Mass Venture helps anyone invest in Texas Real Estate and Business

Earlier this month we profiled Mass Venture, a platform that provides real investment opportunities ...

Events of the Week: Dec 14-20

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to ...

Monitoring new life in real time, Noninvasix minimizes C­-sections

by Marlene Den Bleyker The healthcare industry is turning to new technology to reduce ...

Mend Announces Affiliation With Children’s Health System of Texas

Dallas-based health-tech startup, Mend, today announced that it is now an official affiliate of ...

Throw your dog a bone with a smartphone

by Marlene Den Bleyker Providing mental and physical stimulation for your dog is critical. ...

Startups and Entrepreneurs take over the Hilton Anatole for SOE 2015

Last night, more than 800 entrepreneurs, investors, tech nerds, and startup evangelists took over ...

A robot to revolutionize autism therapy in schools

by R. Danes Milo is a two­foot tall robot that helps kids with autism ...

Join us for the State of Entrepreneurship Address

This Wednesday evening at the Hilton Anatole, The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) will ...

Events of the Week

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to ...

REVTECH Accepting Applications for 2016 Cohort

Launching its fifth program year and seed investment fund after seeing breakout success in ...

#BigDNT Recap: December

Last night was the final Dallas New Tech of 2015. It’s been an incredible ...

Parkhub to manage parking operations for Tampa-based Real Estate Group

According to a story in Tampa Bay Business Journal, “Strategic Property Partners has struck a ...

Rethinking tourism for the adventurous smartphone crowd

by Marlene Den Bleyker Describing local tourism as a sweaty bus full of people, ...

Unbranded: A holiday hub for local fashion startups

I don’t like shopping—rather, I don’t like the process or experience: the driving, the ...

It’s Nacho Birthday, the smart and social way to celebrate

by Teryn O’Brien At this very moment, 850,000 people are celebrating their birthday in ...

Don’t Mess with Taxes: Square Payroll Saves Time and Money for Local Business Owners

In the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas, Texas, Clyde Greenhouse of Kessler Baking Studio ...

Google Glass connects in­ demand doctors with in­ need patients

by Teryn O’Brien Most often, people have to wait weeks or months to see ...

Join us for Dallas New Tech—The Holiday Edition at Lofty Spaces

Please join us on Tuesday, December 1st, at Lofty Spaces for Dallas New Tech—Holiday Edition! ...

Announcing: the Launch DFW Internship Program

Launch DFW is currently searching for a few stellar individuals to join our team as ...

Events of the Week

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to ...

A spam makeover for marketers, Kickbox improves web cred

by Marlene Den Bleyker Engaging the customer through email can be a frustrating experience ...

Top 7 Things Startups Need To Know About Digital Marketing In 2016

Below is a blog post submitted by James Loomstein, Managing Partner, Rogue Marketing Startup life ...

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

With thousands of events taking place across the globe for Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), ...

The Reality of Youth Entrepreneurship

One of the themes for Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015 (GEW) is youth entrepreneurship. Below ...

Events of the Week: Global Entrepreneurship Week Edition

This week marks Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW)— a celebration of the innovators and job creators ...

Dallas Invited to Celebrate Second Anniversary of 1 Million Cups on November 11th

Dallas soon will celebrate its two-year anniversary of hosting 1 Million Cups, a weekly ...

Startup Hustle: Gabriella Zielke, CEO, Tech Wildcatters

Startup Hustle showcases leaders in technology, startups, and entrepreneurship across North Texas. Not your ...

NEED Edition Launches Brand New Site

Tonight, NEED Edition is celebrating their 2nd anniversary and the Downtown Dallas-based startup has ...

Dallas: Tech’s Comeback Kid

Inc.com recently posted a story about Dallas’ return to an entrepreneurial hub. If you’ve ...

Applications open for Ignite DFW 3

The third installment of IgniteDFW takes place on January 26, 2016 and applications are ...

Events of the Week: Nov 2-8

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to ...

Startup Hustle: Erin Ballard, Veux

Startup Hustle showcases leaders in technology, startups, and entrepreneurship across North Texas. Not your ...

Dallas New Tech, November 3, 2015

Please join us November 3rd, at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in wonderful ...

Health Wildcatters to host Mock Term Sheet Negotiation

Term sheets can have lasting and serious effects on any startup. Startup founders are often ...

Take Command Health is your guide to health insurance enrollment

Last year we introduced Take Command Health, a Dallas-based web platform that helps consumers ...

Study: NTEC, Frisco’s Business Accelerator, Brings More than $117M into Regional Economy

The North Texas Enterprise Center, or NTEC, provides a total of $117,087,392 of economic ...

Events of the Week: October 26-Nov 1

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to ...