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Brazen, a membership organization for women entrepreneurs, has officially launched today in six cities nationwide and is on a mission to unlock the tremendous potential in “growth-seeking” women business owners; a powerful segment underserved by an existing entrepreneurship support and

Jen Voecks opens her stunning Dallas New Tech talk with a story about a bride’s struggle to plan her wedding. She highlights three main problems with wedding planning from cost to vendor reliability and states that wedding planning shouldn’t ruin

Raution Jaiswal is the founder of an all-in-one insurance tracking program called InsuredMine. “We have multiple insurances,” Jaiswal said during his talk at Dallas New Tech. He provided a scenario that is all too typical for today’s world, missing bill payments for

Lyft and Uber have carved out a new market in the on-demand space with cost-effective ride share apps. To take advantage of this new space, startup companies look for ways to provide unique services. At Dallas New Tech talk, Craig

Jeremy Gregg delivers a thought-provoking speech about the American prison system at the latest Ignite DFW talks. He calls into question human morals, and how it relates to incarceration. He focused on four reasons the prison system exist: Punishment –

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to determine what events are right or most convenient for you. We’ve pulled out some of the major startup events taking place across the North Texas region

At January’s Dallas New Tech pitch, Skip Howard, founder of Spacee, began his talk by stating, “This isn’t going to be your typical pitch deck. All our clients are telling us to work on amazing things and all our really

At the beginning of his pitch for Dallas New Tech, TJ Person tells the story of his family’s 14 hour Christmas trip and the fun they had in Orland. “We stayed at this really cool hotel," said Person, CEO of Openkey. "It

At Dallas New Tech January, Jerry King pitched his company Bonfire that brands itself as a simple RV reservation management tool. King initially launched a site called RV Spotfinder that was similar to hotels.com in where avid RVers could search

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to determine what events are right or most convenient for you. We’ve pulled out some of the major startup events taking place across the North Texas region

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to determine what events are right or most convenient for you. We’ve pulled out some of the major startup events taking place across the North Texas region

Yahoo Finance reported that it's been a record-breaking third quarter for investors and startup companies in the Dallas area. In total, these companies received over $274 M of venture capital. This breaks previous quarterly records for both 2015 and 2016.

In a press release, CalcuQuote was honored to be named part of the Techweek100 for Techweek Dallas. CalcuQuote provides electronics manufacturing service (EMS) quote management systems. They have integrated with big component suppliers and utilize custom labor profiles, to create a sophisticated request for

Tech Wildcatters is a leader in Dallas accelerators, and is beyond pleased to announce that StuntShare and Mobifalcon leveled up to Level 4 as part of their new accelerator model, the Gauntlet.  The advancement to Level 4 means that these teams

Ruben Izmailyan presented at Dallas New Tech this month on Budgit. Budgit is a new personal finance service that helps user organize their finances and savings better, by getting information directly from the bank instead of from the internet. Ruben is the founder of

Justin White, the co-Founder of Selery Fulfillment graced us with his pitch this Tuesday evening at Dallas New Tech. Selery was the first to level up to the final tier in the Tech Wildcatter’s Gauntlet. Selery is a fulfillment service specializing

Robert Brevelle is the Managing Director and COO at Tech WildCatters. Tech WildCatters is a company that invests their money, time, and resources into startups. They launched an accelerator in 2009 entitled, "The Gauntlet," which is a five-stage process of the

Michael Pratt, the CEO and co-founder of Panamplify, spoke last week at Dallas New Tech. He spoke about the company's purpose and current growth. Panamplify is a Dallas startup that eliminates the grunt work involved in creating marketing reports. Michael started by

EXOS Aerospace announced last month that they are committing to education. The company is working with partners to create school programs for grades K-12. These programs are using suborbital flight as part of a Science Technology Engineering & Math (STEM) curriculum. EXOS is

With so many events taking place across the metroplex, it can be tough to determine what events are right or most convenient for you. We’ve pulled out some of the major startup events taking place across the North Texas region

Kubos is a startup in Denton, Texas that has developed an open source space flight software platform. They are currently working on uKub - a small device that will be fitted within the nose of a rocket in order to perform in-depth testing

Catherine Cuellar is one of 5 Dallas women who could be president, according to the Dallas Observer. She is a multimedia storyteller, a judge at the State Fair of Texas, and this week she spoke at Ignite DFW about how her personal experiences

Texas, the second largest state, in the heart of the south holds the Dallas-Fort Worth metro. Where Fort Worth holds the history of the old south, and Dallas contains a hub of city-slickers, this area is where companies should not

Pizza Hut, the largest pizza company in the world, that has $13.4 billion in annual sales, and more than 15,605 stores across the world, just announced the launch of an innovative program called, "chatbot." Chatbot allows customers with Pizza Hut accounts to

Addison News recently announced a partnership between Southwest Airlines Co. and The Addison Treehouse, a local startup co-working space that provides entrepreneurs with education and mentorship opportunities to support their business efforts. The two companies are hosting a competition they call

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

Roberto Inetti is a Dallas-based professional photographer turned developer. Inetti is introducing Statimgram, a program that allows the scheduling of Instagram photos.  The idea of Statimgram came while Inetti was working on another project of his, BookMe.io, an online community for

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

There are 135 million makers in the United States, and with the maker movement growing stronger by the day, the need to personalize what you are making, along with the satisfaction of creating something, the do-it-yourself industry is only going

Ben Lamm has launched a new company, Conversable, in Dallas offering an innovative enterprise conversation platform that offers intelligent, on-demand, automated responses through messaging channels.   The use of bots is becoming much more popular and Conversable allows users to engage

Danielle Abril of Front Burner Blog was the first to report on the news that Health Wildcatters is moving their HQ in order to build what they call a "Health Innovation Hub."  Currently housed at Alto 211 with Tech Wildcatters, Health Wildcatters is

Have you ever searched for food delivery, and only returned results for pizza chains, or the occasional Chinese takeout? Do you suffer from a pizza overload? Just wish you could get anything delivered to your home that isn’t a pizza

Wing Ware is a Dallas start up that is improving the safety and reliability of aircraft fueling equipment, by revolutionizing the maintenance records for the equipment. DNT heard from Kent Dial, the President and Founder of Wing Ware. Wing Ware

Have you ever had to negotiate for a salary? You probably have, and most of us find it to be a less than pleasant experience. After you walk out the door, you may find your mind swirling with questions like

No more pain in the grass! Dallas based start-up Robin gives you the ability to put your lawn on “auto-pilot”. Co-founder Justin Crandall of Robin, spoke Tuesday night at Dallas New Tech, explaining his on-demand landscaping service that greatly simplifies

McKinney Texas, to the north of Dallas and Fort Worth is often overlooked when it comes to startups located there, in the shadow of DFW.  The McKinney Chamber of Commerce and The Werx Foundation is hosting the 2016 Innovate McKinney!

One of the best parts about attending 1 Million Cups is the opportunity to hear from a spectrum of companies: those with traction and looking for funding, to those in development and pitching their concept. The community will always bring

Private vacation rentals, which are facilitated through companies like AirBNB or VRBO, are a great way to create income by offering out the homeowners private space.  As these websites have grown, so have the problems, such as people renting out

Tech Wildcatters, in the six years since their launch, have entirely revolutionized the accelerator model as one of the original 15 in the world. Forbes and Inc. Magazine have named Tech Wildcatters as a nationally-ranked accelerator, and with 72 investments, 450 jobs created,

PinnStation is a brand new co-working space in Arlington that is meant to help those that typically work from home or from the coffee shop.  While working from home or the local Starbucks may work for some people, others may struggle

Biz Owner's Ed has opened up their application period for their 5th annual class that will officially launch January 10, 2017.  With an application deadline of June 17th, there is no time to waste applying into this prestigious program.  Looking to benefit

Dallas’ creative scene is about to get mobilized with the launch of a new app called “CreateGate” which aims to connect the city’s artistic community with local venues and fans. Launching today, CreateGate can be thought of as a kind of

Walking into the doctors office can, at times, feel like being quizzed on your vital signs, or personal history, or in the case of rehab, your personal habits. It can feel like your doctor, nurse, and technician are not listening

There are few skills that add value to your career like learning a language, but it’s often easier said than done with expensive on-line platforms that force you to learn on your own… in a silo. But, what if *you*

A new Dallas-based online travel company, which provides RV Parks and campgrounds in the United States, Canada, and Mexico another marketing channel to book campsites, launches this month. CampReward is the first online travel company to offer consumers the opportunity to book their camping

Realtors pay attention to this one! HipPocket, the private social network for licensed realtors launches next month. That's right, no more scouting the web, calling and texting everyone you know, standing in Starbucks just hoping someone wants to buy a house. With

There is a new app in town to save your bacon when you're about to get your car back from the valet and you realize you have no cash on you. It's happened to all of us. Given the sheer proliferation

"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

Hinge.co, the social network for dating that helps you meet your friends’ single friends in a trusted and effortless way, today expands its matchmaking magic to Dallas. With over one million matches in now seven cities, Hinge adds an interesting

Health Wildcatters graduate Cariloop just announced a big milestone for their company. Not only have they come of beta and launched their new website, but they've also closed a partnership with the Texas Organization of Residential Care Homes, or TORCH. Cariloop walks

Dallas startup Zipyap wants to help simplify your social media life by bringing all your streams into a a single, beautiful app. Not only that, but Zipyap aims to help you improve life by suggesting places to go and activities based

HedgeChatter, a Tech Wildcatters alum, officially launched their social media based stock market analysis platform recently. The company provides an online SaaS dashboard that allows investors, traders and hedge funds to see how key influencers on social media are affecting stock

Launched yesterday, Traxo for Business is jet set to ease travel planning for customers. Traxo, an aggregated travel platform, promises to be your "digital travel wallet" by organizing your info from hundreds of travel sites. For the modern travel site, it

Available in app stores as of this week, Dallas startup Bitzy fills a social media niche. With the growing immediacy of social media culture, Bitzy offers time sensitive sharing. You decide how long your post stays in your friends' live feeds. Following

Lyft, the San Francisco based ridesharing startup, is officially launching this next Friday and throwing a party to kick off their service in Dallas. Here are the details: Come celebrate the launch of Lyft Dallas on Friday, September 27th from 7-11pm at WELD. Expect delectable

Aereo, the New York based startup trying to help you cut the cable, is launching in the Dallas area on September 23rd. Aereo’s innovative, cloud-based antenna/DVR technology provides consumers with the ability to watch and record live broadcast television on their

San Francisco based startup TaskRabbit has just launched its service in Dallas. The company's platform allows you to describe a task you want completed, when and where it needs to be done and specify how much you'll pay or request bids.

Dallas-Fort Worth (July 31, 2013) – Two local tech entrepreneurs are making a splash in the fantasy sports industry with the launch of their newest product: Dumpster Fire Fantasy Football. Dumpster Fire, which launched in Beta (test version) in August

Uber, the company that provides on-demand private car service, has launched in Dallas! Why take a taxi when you can arrive in style in a black town car or SUV?! While it's not quite their *official* launch, they announced today on

David Chen, a Dallas-born and now NYC-based entrepreneur, founded RECAPP Inc to help sports fans like himself follow their favorite teams from across the country. While he was born and raised in Dallas, Chen has lived in other parts of the

Agile Tortoise, makers of apps such as Terminology and Phraseology, has just launched a brand new offering for iPhone. Drafts is billed as a "quick, easy way to capture and share tweets, status updates and other short texts on the iPhone." The

The fruit of Dallas entrepreneur Jeanette Cajide's labor is finally available for download in the app store. The app, Blurtt, is a "tool that allows users to express themselves" using text overlaid on photos of your own or ones found across

Pi'ikea St., developers of the award-winning Interactive Alphabet app, recently released their second app, Memory Train, a memory game of concentration and focus for children. It's a universal app that runs on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The app is

A new website called Swagtag is launching in DFW today. On the site, visitors will participate in daily Twitter contests and the best tweets will win prizes – aka “Swag” – from local businesses. Co-founder and TCU alum Mike Vosters says the

Launch, the new Startup conference from Jason Calcanis, is blasting off February 23-34th in San Francisco. That's just 11 days away, but there is still time to get your tickets! If you purchase them through a this link, launchDFW will get

Pi'ikea St. LLC today announced that Interactive Alphabet for iPad has become an overnight sensation, climbing all the way to the top 2 of the top paid iPad apps for the education category. Positive Reviews are pouring in: "The thing I like about

Extractiv.com, a service that uses natural language processing to extract semantic data from unstructured web content, has launched its public beta today according to a tweet from co-founder Andy Hickl. The company, which is funded by Creeris Ventures and private investors,

Dallas based Big in Japan, creators of the popular ShopSavvy application, announced today that they will be releasing a new version specifically for the iPad. From their press release: Big in Japan, a Dallas-based idea factory for mobile applications, announced today