Silicon Valley Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (SVIEF), a leading venue in high-tech industry field gathering multi-tech and business professionals, selected Dallas-based PassbeeMedia as one of ten finalists in the upcoming SVIEF Startup Contest on September 27. PassbeeMedia is a DFW Excellerator Founding Member Company, and...

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center and American Airlines have partnered up to provide the DEC startups and entrepreneurs with Business Extra points. American Airlines has provided entrepreneurs with programs and opportunities for travel, through its Innovators Initiative. "We're excited about the opportunity to build loyalty for American Airlines...

MassCatalyst is representing Dallas at TechCrunch Disrupt this week with their new crowdfunding platform. "Unlike traditional crowdfunding platforms, MassCatalyst operates as an auction for investors," states a company release. "Think of them as the eBay of business funding." Crowdfunding has been largely successful, providing companies with the...

Silicon Valley Growth, a fund that invests in early-stage, tech companies, announced today that they're investing in Dallas startup Modern Message. Modern Message created the Community Rewards program, a platform for apartment residents to interact with and advocate for their apartment communities. "A good marketing strategy should...

Alex Fulton and Alec Siems are both seniors at SMU. They recently finished up the "Accelerate Your Startup" course with Trey Bowles this past semester, and are currently working at the Dallas Entrepreneurial Center (DEC) this summer. [caption id="attachment_491136" align="alignleft" width="195"] Alex Fulton and Alec Siems, at...

"There is only one goal for PledgeCents: to provide better education for children all over the world." PledgeCents is a crowdfunding platform startup made up of a team of passionate entrepreneurs. They saw the need to connect schools with individuals and businesses who want to invest in our youth. The campaigns...