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...

Tech Wildcatters will host a free Christmas party next Thursday, December 19 from 6 to 9 pm at the Tech Church. Special guest speaker Fadi Bishara will lead the Wildcatter signature fireside chat as he shares his experiences of being an entrepreneur abroad. Holiday sweaters are highly...

Start up accelerator program, Tech Wildcatters, has just announced applications are open for acceptance to the 2014 class. The 12 week program will begin late February and run through May. Applications will close January 14 of next year. Participants selected for this program will receive $25,000 in...

Mobile health app integration system recently funded by new round of investors, led by Mark Cuban. Validic, a product of Motivation Science Inc which went through Tech Wildcatters last year, simplifies data collection from best-in-class mobile health apps and devices by deploying information through a single...

Tech Wildcatters' Scribe Sense is saving grading time for teachers and broadening the possibilities for automatically graded test questions. Director Paul Abumov, once a teacher's assistant, decided to make a change in grading technology after hours of work grading tests himself. His idea, selected by the...

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...

Startup Poker returns June 16 at Tech Wildcatters (Tech Church). And, this month's event is also the official pre-party for Dallas Startup Weekend (June 17-19) so come meet some potential cofounders!  RSVP here or contact Sean for more information.  ...

Wondering what your local congressman is doing to for Dallas startups? Well, here's your chance to find out. Join MIT Enterprise Forum and US Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX-32) for Startup BBQ on June 8 at Tech Wildcatters. Date: Wednesday, June 8, 2011, 12:00pm-2:00pm Price: $30 - MITEF Members, $40...

Hosting provider SoftLayer has announced a partnership with Dallas-based startup incubator Tech Wildcatters.  SoftLayer will provide up to $1,000 per month of free hosting for 12 months to assist the startups in getting up and running. That amount can be applied to any of SoftLayer's services, including...

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...

If you've got the next great idea for a world changing business, but just need a co-founder to help you make it a reality, then a Tech Wildcatters event this coming Wednesday is for you. Find-A-Founder, to be held Wednesday from 5-7pm, is basically speed dating...

After pushing back dates and much curiosity/confusion, the new Dallas seed fund Tech Wildcatters has finally announced its inaugural class. Congratulations to all the companies receiving funding! Mobestream Media Mobestream Media provides consumers a way to manage their loyalty accounts from their phone via our patent pending Key...