Jason Story Added To Mentor Team!

Jason Story Added To Mentor Team!

Jason is a Texas based investor and serial entrepreneur. He started Hangar Ventures, a Dallas-based Venture Capital firm, in 2015. He serves as the principal investor in a number of startups in Austin and Dallas and is very involved in product development and...

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Jim Skinner Joins RevTech Ventures As New Mentor!

Jim Skinner Joins RevTech Ventures As New Mentor!

We are delighted to welcome Jim Skinner as our newest RevTech Ventures Mentor! Jim is the retired Vice Chairman of Neiman Marcus Group (NMG), a $5 billion luxury fashion retailer. Jim had also served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer for NMG....

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Anniversary Time!

Anniversary Time!

Anniversary Time! by David Matthews It’s hard to believe, but 10 years ago this month I founded Trailblazer Capital and 5 years ago this month I founded what’s now RevTech Ventures. To quote the Grateful Dead, “what a long, strange trip it’s been.” Lots of great...

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Urvi Bhandari Signs On As New Mentor!

Urvi Bhandari Signs On As New Mentor!

We are excited to welcome Urvi Bhandari as a new mentor!  Urvi is the Director Membership Innovation at Sam’s Club. We asked her to tell us a little about herself: I have spent a large part of my life building bridges to connect the dots across the globe: ideas,...

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Malesh Featured in PLUS Model Magazine

Malesh Featured in PLUS Model Magazine

2015 RevTech Ventures portfolio company Malesh Activewear was recently featured in PLUS Model Magazine's list of "7 Indie Brands Creating Fresh And Functional Plus Size Activewear" Formed in 2014, the Cali-based company offers stylish & quality activewear at...

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RevTech Ventures Welcomes Charles Larkin

RevTech Ventures Welcomes Charles Larkin

We are thrilled to add Charles Larkin as our newest RevTech Ventures Mentor! Charlie Larkin serves as Senior Director of the GameStop Technology Institute (GTI). GTI is a business unit focused on creating affiliations with leading technology corporations and academic...

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Say Hello to Manolo!

Say Hello to Manolo!

We are excited to introduce you to our newest mentor, Manolo Almagro! Manolo leads TPN’s retail technology + innovation practice, providing strategic direction and thought leadership in creating best-in-class connected experiences for the agency’s global brands and...

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“Socks!” & Tacos!

“Socks!” & Tacos!

Last Thursday, we hosted our second Digital Retail Showcase--this time with the theme "Socks!"  While socks aren't the most popular clothing item during the heat of a Texas summer, our presenters had some pretty cool products! Co-Founder & Coo, Tom Browning, Ph.D....

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RevTech Ventures Welcomes New Mentor, Colby Graff

RevTech Ventures Welcomes New Mentor, Colby Graff

Colby is a strategist and digital leader with over a dozen years experience in the U.S. and abroad. He Cofounded a startup, then went client side for one of the largest office retailers honing his branding, digital and above the line marketing skill set. He jumped...

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A Quick RevTech Ventures Update!

A Quick RevTech Ventures Update!

As RevTech Ventures’s retail tech focused acceleration model matures, we’re now attracting companies with experienced teams, developed products, and early market validation. These companies are better able to leverage our amazing network of entrepreneurs and...

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Welcome Caroline Branch!

Welcome Caroline Branch!

Please join us in welcoming new mentor, Caroline Branch! As Entrepreneur in Residence at Sumo Ventures, Caroline assists the fund in identifying and valuing prospective investment opportunities.  Caroline brings strategic, financial, and operations expertise with...

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10 Mentors Recognized,  Achieve “Sensei!”

10 Mentors Recognized, Achieve “Sensei!”

It's no secret that mentors are the driving force behind the success of our program and our startups. Mentors meet with our companies, make referrals & key introductions, invest in, and otherwise contribute their knowledge & expertise to support our teams....

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2016 Accelerator Companies Announced!

2016 Accelerator Companies Announced!

After combing through well over a hundred applications, this year's 2016 cohort has been set!  We are pleased to introduce you to our 4 exciting retail startups! Link to full article in LaunchDFW! FindMine, New York City FindMine is a retail technology company that...

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Meet New Mentor Kira!

Meet New Mentor Kira!

We are thrilled to introduce you to our newest mentor, Kira Plastinina! Kira is a fashion designer and entrepreneur with over 10 years of experience in the fashion retail industry. She is the founder of Kira Plastinina Style, a large retail chain headquartered in...

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Introducing New Mentor Danny Sullivan

Introducing New Mentor Danny Sullivan

Please join us in welcoming new mentor, Danny Sullivan! Danny has over 20 years of experience focused on digital businesses. Most recently, he was the VP of Global Digital Experience for Pizza Hut, a division of Yum! Brands, where he led all aspects of the company’s...

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Humans vs. Machines – Bring it On!

Humans vs. Machines – Bring it On!

I’ve been reading much lately about the growing battle between humans and machines in the labor force. The relentless wave of automation is reducing the need for human labor in so many facets of our experience. It used to be limited to the manufacturing industry as a...

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Jacqueline Martinez Joins Mentor Team!

Jacqueline Martinez Joins Mentor Team!

Introducing Jacqueline Martinez! Jacqui Martinez is a Partner on the Retail & Consumer team at Oliver Wyman. In the past ten years, Jacqui’s work has focused on helping retailers in the U.S. and beyond tackle strategic challenges including making the most of their...

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Jonathan Fine Recaps Shop Talk Experience

Jonathan Fine Recaps Shop Talk Experience

Last Monday, I woke up at 5:00AM energized in anticipation of my travels. I was headed to the first ever Shoptalk, taking place in Las Vegas at the ARIA. Shoptalk is a nextgen retail and e-commerce conference that showcases innovative retailers, venture backed...

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Introducing Mike Merrill!

Introducing Mike Merrill!

Mike Merrill is a Digital Strategist and Sr. Enterprise Account Executive at Salesforce Marketing Cloud, the world’s leading digital platform for marketers. In his role he helps retailers, restaurants and convenience stores build next generation digital and social...

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New Mentor, Nick Mysore!

New Mentor, Nick Mysore!

RevTech Ventures welcomes new mentor, Nick Mysore. Nick’s background as brand marketer, consumer researcher and corporate stratgegist for both Consumer Packaged Goods firms & Technology companies provides a unique blend of experience and skills that qualify him to...

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Insperity Hosts Lunch & Learn

Insperity Hosts Lunch & Learn

The HR Company Insperity recently partnered with RevTech Ventures to host a Lunch & Learn at the Clubs of Prestonwood.  Joel Fontenot, Managing Partner at Trailblazer Capital spoke on the "Current Trends in Venture Capital" Insperity provides an array of human...

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Dor Selected For 2016 Program

Dor Selected For 2016 Program

RevTech Ventures is excited to announce the retail analytics company Dor has been accepted into our 2016 accelerator program! Following other early selected team XClaim Mobile, the California-based company will be in Dallas for the summer. Dor recently participated in...

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RevTech Ventures Welcomes Rachel Bentley As A Mentor

RevTech Ventures Welcomes Rachel Bentley As A Mentor

RevTech Ventures is delighted to announce Rachel Bentley as a new mentor! After years in strategy consulting, Rachel wanted to establish a business that would make an undeniably positive impact on the world, and so began The Citizenry. While at Bain & Company, she...

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Presenting Sponsor CapRock Services

Presenting Sponsor CapRock Services

We are pleased to announce that CapRock Services is a Presenting Sponsor of our 2016 program! CapRock Services provides business solutions to thousands of merchants across the United States. The company provides working capital and business cash advance solutions to...

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ScreenPoint Renews as 2016 Silver Sponsor!

ScreenPoint Renews as 2016 Silver Sponsor!

We are pleased to announce ScreenPoint is returning as a Silver Sponsor of our 2016 program. With more than twenty years of global marketing, brand and media experience, ScreenPoint provides Emmy® award-winning digital media and visual communication services. The...

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RevTech Ventures Adds James Walton To Mentor Roster

RevTech Ventures Adds James Walton To Mentor Roster

A serial entrepreneur, James holds an Executive MBA from SMU’s Cox School of Business, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.  He is constantly on the outlook for ways to make facilities perform better using both analytics and controls. His keen...

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What’s in Store At This Year’s Tech Trends!

What’s in Store At This Year’s Tech Trends!

RevTech Ventures is producing the 4th annual Tech Trends event for the benefit of North Texas restaurant and retail executives, as well as others who are interested in product and tech innovation around the themes of shopping and dining. This event provides us the...

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Aether Pro renews as 2016 Silver Sponsor

Aether Pro renews as 2016 Silver Sponsor

We are excited to renew Aether Pro as a 2016 program sponsor! Based in Dallas, Aether Pro is a multi-disciplinary graphic design, web development, and printing business with an emphasis in creating a responsive, intelligent, and beautiful web presence. With a serious...

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Meet New Mentor, Sascha Jamall

Meet New Mentor, Sascha Jamall

Sascha has led transformative change across E-commerce, traditional Retail and Wholesale supply chains. He has a expertise in leading Apparel, Home Furnishings and Arts & Crafts product development, sourcing and supply chain activities for retailers including...

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RevTech Ventures Welcomes Jonathan Fine To The Team

RevTech Ventures Welcomes Jonathan Fine To The Team

Please meet Mr. Jonathan Fine, our new Director of Business Development! As Director of Business Development at RevTech Ventures, Jonathan focuses on key sponsorships, raising capital, increasing exposure, and engaging Mentors, Entrepreneurs, and Retail &...

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Silicon Valley Bank Renews Sponsorhip

Silicon Valley Bank Renews Sponsorhip

We are happy to announce Silicon Valley Bank is returning as a Silver Sponsor of our 2016 program. For over 30 years, SVB has been at the epicenter of the entrepreneurial ecosystem, supporting in their earliest days companies that grew to become industry leaders —...

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Introducing New Mentor, Walt Holmes

Introducing New Mentor, Walt Holmes

Walt Holmes is President and General Manager of Interstate’s All Battery Center retail segment and Chief Legal Officer for Interstate Batteries. The business segment encompasses retail outlet franchises, oversight of company-owned stores, Teel-sales, e-commerce,...

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RevTech Ventures Announces Inaugural Graduate Program

RevTech Ventures Announces Inaugural Graduate Program

Dallas, Texas (February 14, 2016) RevTech Ventures is pleased to announce its inaugural Graduate Program, a one-week, intensive accelerator program for startup companies that have completed an accelerator program. With thousands of accelerator programs now in...

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O2Works Renews As 2016 Silver Sponsor

O2Works Renews As 2016 Silver Sponsor

RevTech Ventures is please to announce O2Works has renewed as a 2016 Silver Sponsor. O2works is a premier Oracle E-Business Suite services provider bringing the most experienced consultants to your organization.  They focus exclusively on implementing, upgrading,...

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Rakesh Taori Added As A Mentor

Rakesh Taori Added As A Mentor

Rakesh Taori is a Senior Director with Samsung Research America, responsible for Next Generation Wireless Communication technologies. Rakesh is a highly-accomplished technology professional with over 20 years of work experience leading Research, Prototyping and...

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HumCap Added as 2016 Silver Sponsor!

HumCap Added as 2016 Silver Sponsor!

RevTech Ventures is excited to announce HumCap has renewed as a 2016 Silver Sponsor. HumCap is a Dallas-based recruiting firm with a staff of recruiting experts who have over 200 years of collective experience in recruiting and HR services. They have experience in...

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Dain Ehring Joins Mentor Roster!

Dain Ehring Joins Mentor Roster!

Dain Ehring is an experienced C-level executive, entrepreneur and speaker with extensive experience in high technology leadership and engineering. A dynamic leader and motivator, Ehring is particularly skilled at raising capital; strategy, vision and mission planning;...

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Morgan Stanley Is A 2016 Gold Sponsor!

Morgan Stanley Is A 2016 Gold Sponsor!

We are excited to announce Morgan Stanley is returning as a Gold Level sponsor of our 2016 program.  They are the featured sponsor of our monthly RevTech Ventures Breakfasts! Since Morgan Stanley was founded in New York City in 1935, it has evolved into one of the...

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New Mentor, Al Meyers

New Mentor, Al Meyers

At Kalypso, Al is responsible for bringing our innovation and new product development services to the retail sector and is a frequent speaker on the future of retailing and innovation. Previously Al served as a Sales, Marketing, and Business Development Director with...

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Vela Wood Announced As 2016 Presenting Sponsor

Vela Wood Announced As 2016 Presenting Sponsor

We are excited to announce Vela Wood is returning as sponsor for our 2016 program. While previously at the Silver level, this year, the company has upgraded their sponsorship level to Presenting Sponsor. VW is a boutique corporate law firm that focuses on small...

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New Partnership With CapRock Services!

New Partnership With CapRock Services!

We are thrilled to announce an exciting new partnership. RevTech Ventures is now powered by CapRock Services! CapRock Services provides business solutions to thousands of merchants across the United States.  The company offers merchants a unique platform to not only...

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New Mentor, Brad Woy

New Mentor, Brad Woy

A graduate of SMU’s Cox School of Business in 1992, Brad brings over 20 years of executive management experience to CapRock Services. In 1995, Mr. Woy founded The Brower Group (now known as Santander Consumer), which became one of the largest sub-prime automotive...

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NRF 2016 RECAP

NRF 2016 RECAP

NRF 2016 Recap By:  David Matthews Last weekend, I attended the National Retail Federation (NRF) convention for the first time. With the 2015 holiday shopping season complete, retailers kick off the new year with a trip to the Javits Center in New York to see the...

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New Mentor, TJ Paterick

New Mentor, TJ Paterick

RevTech Ventures is excited to introduce new mentor TJ Paterick! TJ Paterick is the Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and General Manager at Xome, a Dallas based technology company with a vision to digitally connect major touch-points in real...

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Malesh Activewear to sell on Amazon, TJMaxx

Malesh Activewear to sell on Amazon, TJMaxx

Malesh Activewear, participant in our 2015 accelerator program, is excited to announce that they are now selling on Amazon and have joined their Launchpad program designed for startups to help launch, market, and distribute their products to hundreds of millions of...

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Introducing Bob Weiss

Introducing Bob Weiss

Robert (Bob) Weiss is a true Entrepreneur where he has participated in over 25 companies that were either a start-up, turn around, or being a venture capitalist. After graduating from the University of Oklahoma with a Business Administration degree, he started his...

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Achieving better SaaS outcomes w/ Gab Goncalves

Achieving better SaaS outcomes w/ Gab Goncalves

Former CEO of PeopleAnswers, RevTech Ventures Mentor & Adviser, Gab Goncalves talks with Jon Prial of the the Georgian Partners Impact Team about achieving better SaaS outcomes. Find out what it took for Gab to sell his business in 2014 at more than seven times...

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Meet Mentor Kerry Tassopoulos

Meet Mentor Kerry Tassopoulos

S. Kerry Tassopoulos is Vice-President, Public Affairs, Compliance and Risk Management at Mary Kay Inc., a Dallas, Texas based manufacturer and distributor of cosmetics and personal care products. He is involved in every aspect of the Company’s government relations...

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RevTech Ventures Spends the Holidays at Galleria Dallas

RevTech Ventures Spends the Holidays at Galleria Dallas

Every holiday season, RevTech Ventures goes on a deep reconnaissance mission in the market it serves with its retail tech themed accelerator program. We move our business from the Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) to Galleria Dallas every December to operate our...

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Recap of 2015 State of Entrepreneurship

Recap of 2015 State of Entrepreneurship

It's been a great year for the Dallas startup community!  On December 9th, over 850 people filled the Hilton Anatole to celebrate the growth & successes of our entrepreneurial community.  Some of the exciting highlights of the evening included the launch of the...

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Introducing Mentor Rob Chumley

Introducing Mentor Rob Chumley

Rob is a strategic retail and innovation leader with diverse manufacturing and retailing experience for Fortune 500 and privately held corporations in the United States and Canada. Valued for the ability to leverage technology and partnerships to solve customer...

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URComped interviewed on Startup Dallas

URComped interviewed on Startup Dallas

Co-Founder of UrComped, Craig Shacklett recently sat down for an in-depth interview with Jason Croft at Startup Dallas! Check out the interview at http://www.startupdallas.co/65-2/ to find out how Craig got started in the casino business, what progress the company has...

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What Is URComped?

What Is URComped?

Have you always wanted to get comps at your favorite casinos? Check out this interview with Craig Shacklett talking about his company URComped and how you can qualify for VIP treatment. The video was shot at the DEC offices by our sponsor, Screen Point Media.

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Apply for 2016 Accelerator Program!

Apply for 2016 Accelerator Program!

Ready to accelerate your retail startup?  RevTech Ventures is currently accepting applications for our 2016 accelerator program!  The application period will run from now until May 1, 2016.  Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, so APPLY...

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Pitch Day Rocks Gilley’s!

Pitch Day Rocks Gilley’s!

If you missed the largest retail-tech event in DFW on the 16th, we've got the scoop on all the exciting details of the day! We packed the house with standing room only by the start time!  The program began by recognizing our fantastic mentors.  We played a short video...

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People’s Choice Companies Raise Nearly $500K

People’s Choice Companies Raise Nearly $500K

Earlier this year, RevTech Ventures invested $3K into 4, early-stage retail startups that won the People’s Choice Competition in May. We are thrilled to announce that this small investment has already led to nearly $500K in cumulative dollars raised amongst the...

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Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Growing in DFW!

Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Growing in DFW!

We’re bringing capital back!  RevTech Ventures is excited to be a part of this growing entrepreneur ecosystem here in DFW.  With so many great resources for startups, the Dallas area is ripe for innovation and accelerators like ours are working diligently to connect...

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RevTech Ventures Announces 2015 Accelerator Companies

RevTech Ventures Announces 2015 Accelerator Companies

We are excited to announce our 2015 accelerator teams which will include five companies that will participate in the 14- week accelerator program. Our Comapnies include: UrComped, a hospitality tech Company that offers high-value players with complimentary trips,...

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URComped Joins RevTech Ventures 2015 Program

URComped Joins RevTech Ventures 2015 Program

We are excited to announce that URComped has accepted early entry into the 2015 accelerator program. UrComped is a hospitality platform that allows any qualified casino player in the US to get “comp” offers at casinos around the country and world.  The company has...

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3rd Annual Tech Trends Sold Out Success!

3rd Annual Tech Trends Sold Out Success!

RevTech Ventures Accelerator's 3rd annual “Tech Trends in Retail" event on April 9th was a huge success! The sold out event was attended by VC's, Angel investors, retail industry executives, members of the press, as well as many local entrepreneurs! This year's event...

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ViewMarket Buys CultureMap in $15M Deal

ViewMarket Buys CultureMap in $15M Deal

We are so excited to to announce that our 2013 program graduate ViewMarket (formerly The Haul Company) has struck a deal to purchase CultureMap, a digital magazine that covers Houston, Austin, and Dallas entertainment, restaurants, hotels, news, and events. ViewMarket...

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JoopLoop takes 3rd @ Jackpot Startup Competition

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 angel...

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VentureSpur Delivers High-Octane Pitch Day Program!

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 ...

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VentureSpur Companies 2014 – Brandfitters

VentureSpur Companies 2014 – Brandfitters

In mid-2012, Jeff Abney made an observation about the trend of media hardware. He noticed that media that was once divided among several different channels – television, computer, radio, and cell phones – were converging into one single piece of hardware with the...

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VentureSpur Companies 2014 – JoopLoop

VentureSpur Companies 2014 – JoopLoop

In early 2012, this former ad agency executive began developing mobile game applications. Some were experimental, while others had some interesting concepts behind them. But one of them got John Perls, JoopLoop Founder and CEO, excited. The app was called Carney...

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36kr to Feature 5 Million Shoppers at Stanford!

36kr to Feature 5 Million Shoppers at Stanford!

We are happy to announce that 5 Million Shoppers will be featured by 36kr (previously, Chinese TechCrunch), and they will present their startup on their opening day tomorrow at Stanford University. The event will be attended by several venture capitalist firms from...

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VentureSpur Companies 2014 – Hostspot

VentureSpur Companies 2014 – Hostspot

Abraham Cornejo, Edgar Vilchis and Alberto Garcia met for the first time in Austin at South by Southwest. As fate would have it, they all met again, unplanned, in their home city of Mexico City at the Angelhack Hackathon. Their complementary skills made them natural...

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VentureSpur Companies 2014 – 5 Million Shoppers

VentureSpur Companies 2014 – 5 Million Shoppers

It’s no secret that China has experienced rapid growth in the past couple of decades that have launched it to becoming the second largest economy in the world. It’s also no secret that businesses and investors alike have profited greatly from the opportunities...

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Andrews Kurth Announced as Presenting Sponsor

Andrews Kurth Announced as Presenting Sponsor

We are very excited to announce Andrews Kurth LLP as a presenting sponsor of VentureSpur! Andrews Kurth LLP is a leading law firm with 10 offices globally in the United States, the United Kingdom the UAE, and China. Working across a diverse range of industries,...

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VentureSpur Companies 2014 – 5 Screens Media

VentureSpur Companies 2014 – 5 Screens Media

When VentureSpur announced it was seeking applications for its 2014 class of start-ups, it received hundreds of applications from all over the world. However, only a select few were ultimately chosen to travel to Dallas to be a part of the VentureSpur accelerator. One...

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Meet Aether Pro, VentureSpur Sponsor!

Meet Aether Pro, VentureSpur Sponsor!

We are pleased to announce Aether Pro as a Silver Sponsor for the 2014 VentureSpur Accelerator program. Aether Pro is a professional graphic design firm based in Dallas, Texas. Specializing in graphic design, web development, printing and video production, Aether...

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VentureSpur Announces 2014 Pitch Day!

VentureSpur Announces 2014 Pitch Day!

To our VentureSpur mentors, investors, and strategic partners, to everyone working in the restaurant and retail space here in Dallas/Fort Worth, and to any other entrepreneurs in the metroplex, we would like to invite you to our annual VentureSpur Pitch Day! Pitch...

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Transwestern Announced as Silver Sponsor

Transwestern Announced as Silver Sponsor

We are delighted to announce that Transwestern is now a VentureSpur Silver Sponsor! In 1978, Transwestern launched as a Texas-based company in Dallas, Houston and Austin. In that time, it has grown to become one of the leading international real estate companies,...

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Welcome Nheim Cao!

Welcome Nheim Cao!

We are excited to welcome Nhiem Cao, President and CEO of cycleWood Solutions as a mentor in our program!  Nhiem has over 10 years of experience in manufacturing, process engineering, and consulting.  He is the President & CEO of  cycleWood Solutions, a...

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Sonny Garcia Joins As VentureSpur Mentor!

Sonny Garcia Joins As VentureSpur Mentor!

We are excited to announce the addition of Sonny Garcia to our Mentor Roster!  Sonny is the Vice President of Strategy & Business Development at Zirtual. He has an impressive background in growing businesses and has lead his previous team at Research Now to become...

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Meet our 2014 Accelerator Companies!

Meet our 2014 Accelerator Companies!

VentureSpur Announces 2014 Accelerator Participants DALLAS, TEXAS (August 5, 2014) – VentureSpur, the seed fund and venture accelerator in Dallas, announced the 2014 participants today. The participants include startups from across the globe including New Jersey,...

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TriNet Recognized as a 2014 Silver Sponsor!

TriNet Recognized as a 2014 Silver Sponsor!

We are delighted to announce TriNet as a Silver Sponsor to our 2014 program! TriNet provides HR outsourcing services, including payroll, health benefits and human capital management for small to medium-sized business owners. They specialize in industries such as...

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Lisbeth McNabb Joins Mentor Roster!

Lisbeth McNabb Joins Mentor Roster!

Please join us in welcoming new mentor, Lisbeth McNabb!  Lisbeth has an extensive background in digital media, retail and ecommerce.  She has held executive positions with such companies as Match.com, PepsiCo, AT&T, American Airlines and Sodexo.  She currently...

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HumCap Inc. Announced as a 2014 Silver Sponsor!

HumCap Inc. Announced as a 2014 Silver Sponsor!

We would like to recognize and thank HumCap Inc. for being a Silver Sponsor to our 2014 program! HumCap is a very active supporter of the entrepreneurial community as a member of organizations such as Entrepreneurs Organization (EO), Entrepreneurs for North Texas, and...

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CONGRATULATIONS FINALISTS!

CONGRATULATIONS FINALISTS!

Meet our 2014 Finalists!   Brandfitters- BrandFitters is a web-based app designed to enable brands to get as close to the consumer as possible – in real-time.   Homplex- Homplex is a marketplace for high quality 3d models of virtual showrooms promoting home...

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New Mentor Tom Gaunt!

New Mentor Tom Gaunt!

Welcome new mentor, Tom Gaunt. Tom has been an executive in the software business for over 25 years.  He has managed exponential growth at early stage companies, such as Macromedia.  More recently Tom was SVP of worldwide sales at Rogue Wave Software, a leading...

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Peter Walker Added to Mentor Roster!

Peter Walker Added to Mentor Roster!

We are excited to add Dr. Peter Walker to our growing list of mentors! Peter Walker has extensive experience in developing multimedia, networking, and systems management products and technologies. Currently, Peter is developing a new collaboration site for musicians...

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Another VentureSpur Mentor Sells Company!

Another VentureSpur Mentor Sells Company!

Mentor Wade Nicolas, President & Co-Founder of Enkitec has sold his company!  The Dallas-based business has been acquired by Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company.  The terms of the transaction were not disclosed....

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OrderMyGear Named 2014 NSGA Industry Catalyst All-Star

OrderMyGear Named 2014 NSGA Industry Catalyst All-Star

Please join us in congratulating OrderMyGear on being named the 2014 National Sporting Goods Association (NSGA) Industry Catalyst All-Star at the 2014 NSGA Management Conference Team Dealer Summit held in Indian Wells, California. OrderMyGear is a 2013 VentureSpur...

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VentureSpur Texas Featured in Dallas Morning News!

VentureSpur Texas Featured in Dallas Morning News!

VentureSpur Texas was featured in a Dallas Morning News article highlighting the evolution of the program into the new Dallas offices: VentureSpur will focus on mobility and technology for restaurants, retail and hospitality. VentureSpur co-founder and Trailblazer...

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Open Office Hours at the DEC May 9th

Open Office Hours at the DEC May 9th

VentureSpur is excited to announce Community Open Office Hours are traveling to The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC). The DEC serves entrepreneurs in the Dallas area, providing a location where they can receive training, education, mentorship, promotion and access to...

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GoldFire Studios Launches CasinoRPG!

GoldFire Studios Launches CasinoRPG!

Become a high-roller and casino tycoon with 2012 VentureSpur graduate GoldFire Studios! Today marked the long-awaited launch of GoldFire Studios' CasinoRPG game! GoldFire began developing the game in early 2012 and, in 2013, began beta testing with over 17,000 active...

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