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...

The Dallas Angel Network is a non profit organization that connects entrepreneurs with angel investors. The DAN is run by volunteers and financial professionals interested in investing their own capital and meeting like-minded individuals within the Startup Community. The DAN does not charge entrepreneurs for its services which allows maximum  participation...

TechStars has joined with the White House's Startup America initiative to launch TechStars Network, a formal alliance of independently owned and operated start-up accelerator programs. Dallas' TechWildcatters will lead DFW's efforts toward the national goal of enabling 5,000 business leaders and investors help startups create 25,000 new...

DALLAS -- Oct 14, 2010 -- Dallas area based McKinneyNews.net, a hyper-local news website focused on McKinney, Texas, and WhichBox Media, a Dallas-based online publishing technology company, today announced the selection of the whichbox(TM) Platform as the foundation for transforming McKinneyNews.net into Town Square Buzz, an online publication...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JM9FutuZNvI More than 50 startup enthusiasts met at CoHabitat on Tuesday for the first ever TWISTDFW Startup Meetup. The event was hosted by the weekly podcast, ThisWeekInStartups (TWIST), and featured the Dallas group, plus seven other cities selected from dozens of startup meetup groups across the...

Give us the 30-second elevator pitch of your company TeamSupport.com is an enterprise class customer support management system designed for B2B technology companies as well as institutions providing internal support.  In short, we help companies excel at managing their customer support communications through the channel most...

Woot, the Carrollton-based company that sells super discounted items in short firesales announced today via their blog that they've entered into an agreement to be acquired by Amazon. Woot will continue to operate as an independent brand similar to Zappos. From their website: Holy crap! Woot has signed...

Give us the 30-second elevator pitch of your company Commercial web sites, such as Photobucket, which accept user generated content, employ or outsource employees to visually inspect uploaded content to ensure it falls within acceptable usage guidelines. Image Vision Labs (IVL) is a software company pioneering...

Give us the 30-second elevator pitch of your company Traxo has created an automated, intelligent and regularly updated travel dashboard that travelers can use to organize, manage, research and share their travel plans (e.g. the Mint.com of travel). Once a user links Traxo to their favorite travel...

Give us the 30-second elevator pitch of your company Call-Em-All's automated messaging service allows you to automatically call or text every phone number on your list. Simple. Professional. Affordable. Clients include: Inc. Magazine, Siemens, Dominos, BBB, YMCA, Spurs, Avon, Syracuse and many more! Tell us about the...

Give us the 30-second elevator pitch of your company At Smarty Ears we believe technology can help reduce the gap between language proficiency and language ability. Our company designs and publishes iPhone apps for improving communication skills. Our main goal is to use technology to improve...