The Village Initiative is an early-stage startup that will be a community-based crowdfunding platform which allows individuals to become members, tell their stories behind their student loan debt, and allow their own “villages” or network, contribute to their campaign. Co-founders Jason Hilliard and Randon Knighten are alumni of...

DFW Excellerator, the "first cross-border incubator and accelerator in North Texas that supports programs from start-up to late stage technology ventures," has been incubating the KidStarter project for the last year. KidStarter has been hosting instructor-led classes since early 2014 - within 10 months, the classes were at full...

Many of you are probably familiar with local business, Woot. They started out as a "daily deal" online shopping experience, and kind of exploded from there. With an online forum, wacky product descriptions, and an official Wootcast, they've definitely become more than an online retailer. Perhaps...