View from the Floor of 2017 NRF Convention

This year marks my second National Retail Federation (NRF) convention. Every January, the world’s major retailers convene at the Javitz Center in New York to either celebrate or lament the holiday season just passed. It’s clear what the sentiment is this year with...

JoopLoop takes 3rd @ Jackpot Startup Competition

JoopLoop CEO John Perls recently competed in the Jackpot Startup Competition hosted by AngelStartup and the Dallas Entrepreneur Center.  Over a hundred startups had applied to participate in the competition which took place during Dallas’ first-ever, national...

VentureSpur Delivers High-Octane Pitch Day Program!

Quite honestly, our VentureSpur 2014 Pitch Day brought the heat this year!  Our 2014 program delivered a high-quality, high-octane event with non-stop momentum from beginning to end.  The event kicked off by setting the stage for Dallas to take its place as the ...