Logo

News Tab

Tag : DEC

6472493913_ab907e0432_b

Grouplet: Student Entrepreneurs Make Group Messaging More Useful

Read More

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. Both students found the class to be incredibly valuable and challenging. As a computer science major, Siems was able to use what he learned in several classes and apply that directly to building a messaging…

logo2

The DEC Partners Up with Comerica Bank for $50K Pitch Contest

Read More

Get your pitches ready! The Dallas Entrepreneur Center announced today that they are partnering up with Comerica Bank for a $50,000 business pitch contest. ““The Dallas Entrepreneur Center’s North Texas Business Pitch Contest Presented by Comerica Bank” is the first of what will be an annual business pitch competition. “Comerica is committed to North Texas and to supporting the entrepreneurs and other businesses that are the backbone of the Texas economy,” said…

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center  The DEC 2014-05-27 00-38-44 2014-05-27 00-38-46

The DEC Is Moving to the West End

Read More

Finally, the story is “officially” out and about in the news so we can spread the word here… Welcome to the West End y’all!! (LDFW offices out of The Grove, also in the West End) The DEC will move into new digs at 311 N. Market Street early next month, according to Hanah Cho of the Dallas Morning News. With over 10,000 square feet of space and room to grow,…

decambssador

The DEC Announces First Batch of Ambassadors

Read More

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center just announced their first group of DEC Ambassadors. The program enables community members to participate in pushing the mission of the DEC forward while supporting the broader startup ecosystem here in the Dallas area. From the announcement blog post: We narrowed it down to 23 Ambassadors who will help build on the vision for the startup community in Dallas and across North Texas. These individuals were…

Dress to Address, From Kenneth Cole -- New York Magazine 2014-03-13 22-23-04 2014-03-13 22-23-09

Jennifer Conley, Cofounder of the DEC, Featured in NY Mag

Read More

The one and only Jennifer Conley is making waves all the way up to the Big Apple. The DEC cofounder was just featured in NY Mag’s Dress to Address series, a collaborative effort with Kenneth Cole to highlight the style of tasetmakers around the country. In the piece, you can get some fresh insight into Jennifer’s style and her thoughts on what makes Dallas great. Check it out in detail at…

decambssador

DEC Work for Perks Program Applications Due Friday

Read More

Since its launch in 2013, The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC) has been “facilitating a culture of entrepreneurship and ‘giving before you get’… [and connecting] new and old entrepreneurs with a vibrant, collaborative environment.” As an extension of its ongoing efforts, The DEC recently announced the launch of The DEC Ambassador Program. A volunteer network providing leadership opportunities, DEC Ambassadors will be devote 10-15 hours per month (of the 3-month term;…

Picture 8

Office Hours with DreamIt Ventures @ The DEC

Read More

Tomorrow, the DEC will host Steven Welch, Cofounder and Managing Partner of DreamIt Ventures, for open office hours from 11 am to 5 pm. DreamIt Ventures is a start up accelerator program with various locations around the country. Applications for the Austin program of 2014 are now open and will be accepted through November 15. Welch will be at the DEC tomorrow to answer any questions about DreamIt and to…

DEC Honors Sam Wyly

DEC Honors Sam Wyly

Read More

Dallas Entrepreneur Center welcomes Sam Wyly as the first contributor to their Entrepreneur Legends Sponsorship. Created with the intention to recognize the long-running spirit of entrepreneurism in Dallas, the Entrepreneur Legends Sponsorship will further subsidize the DEC’s legacy. “The Entrepreneur Legends sponsorship is a program we launched to recognize pillars in the Dallas community,” said DEC cofounder Jeremy Vickers. “As the DEC works to promote the brand of Dallas nationally,…

NEXT - Take the next step in your entrepreneurial journey 2013-09-26 11-34-43

Startup Weekend NEXT Launches in Dallas Oct 9

Read More

Startup Weekend’s early EARLY stage program, NEXT, is launching in Dallas on October 9th at the DEC. NEXT is a 3 hour, part-time program for five weeks to build the skills and tactics your startup needs to prepare for an accelerator, investor, or early product launch. The program consists of a formal curriculum led by a city coordinator and supported by a number of mentors. Michael Sitarzewski will be heading…

Win a Chance for FREE Trip to GROW Conference 2013 in Vancouver – 3 Spots Open

Win a Chance for FREE Trip to GROW Conference 2013 in Vancouver – 3 Spots Open

Read More

Super awesome opportunity for 3 DFW startups – get on it! CONTEST DETAILS:  GROW Conference 2013 in Vancouver is an event that hosts hundreds of startups from across the country, giving them the chance to network amongst other founders, attend industry parties, and learn from panels of experts. 25-30 investment firms will be attending this conference! Check them out at www.growconf.com. Through this contest, Tech Wildcatters, The Dallas Entrepreneur Center and…