The Dallas Business Journal recently reported that a new accelerator and investment hub called the "Blue Star Accelerator" will be launched at The Star, the world headquarters for the Dallas Cowboys located in Frisco, Texas. The Blue Star Accelerator will help early stage businesses in the technology,...

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics — with a twist. Each presentation has 20 slides that automatically advance after 15 seconds. It is a worldwide movement. The fifth installment of Ignite DFW takes place on Tuesday, July 19,...

Sammy Abdullah, Co-manager at DAN Fund, a Dallas venture capital firm, recently penned a post on LinkedIn entitled "Why you shouldn't join an accelerator." Sammy's concern is that the value-add for those with no start-up expertise in need of guidance and mentor-ship has been diminished by...

Launching its fifth program year and seed investment fund after seeing breakout success in its 2015 startups, REVTECH is accepting applications for its 2016 program. The accelerator’s focus area revolves around tech and product innovation for the retail, restaurant and hospitality industries, with an emphasis on...

Health Wildcatters is doing a weekly video series highlighting the experience of their health startup accelerator program. We’ll be syndicating those stories and videos here on Launch DFW but if you want to see them first, be sure to check out Health Wildcatters’ blog for the exclusive premieres.  We're...

Health Wildcatters is doing a weekly video series highlighting the experience of their health startup accelerator program. We'll be syndicating those stories and videos here on Launch DFW but if you want to see them first, be sure to check out Health Wildcatters' blog for the exclusive premieres. Episode 3:...

Collide Village accelerator accepted eight companies to its 2015 cohort. From online collaboration platforms to easy home maintenance, Collide Village companies are building a wide variety of solutions. “This talented group of entrepreneurs are tackling a range of industries with incredible domain expertise proving the wealth...

REVTECH has announced that Eskalab, a participant of the accelerator’s 2015 program, has decided to open a permanent Dallas office. The Colombian-based company headed by CEO Sebastian Cajamarca, has seen great traction during the accelerator program and has recently signed on 14 locations in Dallas as early adopters...

The Collide Village Accelerator Program (CVAP) is looking for its second class of startups. Ten (10) lucky startups will receive $25,000 in seed money, access to elite mentors, and 12 weeks of intensive coursework and field work, supported by lots of hands-on assistance during the three-month accelerator program. DEADLINE...

Considering that Dallas calls four major national healthcare systems home and was ranked as the #1 state to do business by CEO magazine*, it’s no surprise that it’s also home to a successful health accelerator. Health Wildcatters is a mentorship-driven health seed accelerator that launched in...

Dallas’ evolving need for technological talent has caught national attention and attracted new business to the city. To that end, Tech Talent South (TTS), a rapidly growing education startup, will be hosting their coding boot camp in Dallas next month. TTS offers eight-week code immersion courses...

REVTECH aims to accelerate the best retail, restaurant & hospitality tech companies across the globe. REVTECH provides $40K in seed capital, a 14-week mentor driven program complete with business development workshops hosted by successful entrepreneurs and industry leaders, free office space at The DEC, and...

The venture accelerator and seed fund formerly known as VentureSpur announced its rebrand to REVTECH Accelerator just recently, in a public release. “Our mission is to facilitate the technological evolution of the restaurant and retail industry," said David Matthews, REVTECH's Managing Director. "We achieve this by...

Have an idea for a great new app? Itching to get it launched? CodeLaunch is hosting its annual pitch event, and they're accepting applications until May 31!   What the event is about: It's a competition for embryonic stage startups to pitch their idea in front of an audience of judges,...

Seed accelerator program for health industry prepares for the inaugural fall season. Stemming from the success of Tech Wildcatters, expectations are high for the initial Health Wildcatters class to graduate this November. Twelve to fifteen different health-related start ups will receive up to $35,000 in seed investments...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. (June 5, 2013) – VentureSpur, the seed fund and venture accelerator with offices in Oklahoma City and Dallas, announced its 2013 VentureSpur Finalists today. The 16 Finalists were the top teams chosen from among nearly 100 applications for the 2013...

Lower Greenville Avenue is still buzzing as the third annual Techwildcatters Pitch Day comes to a close. Eleven startups, recently graduated from the Tech Wildcatters highly selective program, divvied out their business plans and structures to an audience of friends, fellow entrepreneurs, investors, and the start...

Formally established in June 2002, North Texas Enterprise Center for Medical Technology, Inc. (NTEC) is a Frisco based Incubator/Accelerator focusing on medical devices.  NTEC provides everything early stage Start-ups need to operate as effectively and efficiently as possible—saving these new start-ups hundreds of thousands of dollars and...