Texas Startup Manifesto 2.0

Austin Startup

Texas is the most promising technology market in the United States. Now the 9th largest economy in the world, it‘s clear that the rest of the world is waking up to the potential in Texas. Startups and investors should treat Texas like one big city. Texas is red and it is blue.

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Texas, this is not the Innovation you’re looking for…

Austin Startup

Texas is known for technology and business innovation, but right now our state government is being innovative in all of the wrong ways by finding legal loopholes to skirt around national laws and suppress voters they don’t agree with. As Texas CEOs, we are big fans of innovation.

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How Kip Lewis of Austin, Texas Found Success After Failure

The Startup Magazine

Austin, Texas, USA downtown skyline. Since that time, Kip Lewis has repeated the process with more than 2,000 other RV and mobile home parks in and around Austin, Texas. The post How Kip Lewis of Austin, Texas Found Success After Failure appeared first on The Startup Magazine.

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Startup: Setting up a moving business in Texas, USA

The Startup Magazine

If you are planning to start a trucking business in Texas or just any State of the US, you require the help of Texas DOT authority. To set up your business as a legal entity in Texas, you need to apply for a business license at the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR).

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Why you should invest in Texas

Austin Startup

Texas has always been a place that embraces new ideas and hard work?—?from It’s no wonder that Texas is one of the most active states for entrepreneurs and startups. These Texas startups exhibited the innovation, determination and grit of the early Texans.

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From Coffee to Computers, Trade Ties Between Texas and Panama are Strong

SiliconHills

The Texas and Panama story continues to evolve, said Juan B. It’s a new era of trade, investment, and cooperation,” Sosa said during the Panama-Texas Business Summit on Monday at the Hotel Marriott Downtown. Sosa, U.S. president of the Panama Council. “It’s

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Texas Gets A New Tech Equity Program

Austin Startup

Texas Gets A New Tech Equity Program was originally published in Austin Startups on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story. tech texas equity diversity-and-inclusion

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How’s the Coronavirus Weather in Texas?

Austin Startup

The CoronaWeather Public Dashboard helps you assess the Covid 19 infection risk in Texas today Continue reading on Austin Startups ». news lockdown covid19 texas coronavirus

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Texas Startup Roadshow goes Virtual during Global Entrepreneurship Week

Austin Startup

Capital Factory Founder, Joshua Baer, introduces 2019’s Texas Startups Roadshow in Austin. closing with the Big Idea Competition presented by The University of Texas at Dallas, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and Lyda Hill Philanthropies.

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The Texas Startup Manifesto

Austin Startup

Texas has 4 of the 11 largest cities in the United States and they are all within driving distance of each other. Texas is the most promising technology investment opportunity in the United States and Capital Factory is going to turbocharge it. By connecting Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and the rest of the state into a Texas S tartup Megatropolis we can unlock billions of dollars in capital and unleash thousands of diverse entrepreneurs. Texas cities are diverse.

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Calling all startup community organizers in Texas for GEW!

Austin Startup

Texas needs to represent! The only way it could get any bigger is to bring more TEXAS to it! Texas is a country, isn’t it? That’s why I’m honored to serve as the Texas State Coordinator for 2020! Going virtual is a change to reach even MORE entrepreneurs in MORE Texas cities working on solving all kinds of problems. We need your help to make sure that Texas represents and engages the ENTIRE state. entrepreneur texas startup entrepreneurship

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Skills needed to get an IT Job in Texas

Our Own Start-up

The trending sector, with a countless number of job opportunities in Texas, is information technology. Special Feature information technology IT Jobs IT Jobs in Texas job opportunities in Texas Skills needed to get an IT Job Skills needed to get an IT Job in Texas

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Oracle Moves its Headquarters from Silicon Valley to Austin, Texas

SiliconHills

Oracle is moving its headquarters from Silicon Valley to Austin, Texas. “We The post Oracle Moves its Headquarters from Silicon Valley to Austin, Texas appeared first on SiliconHills.

What you need to know before setting up an LLC in Texas

The Startup Magazine

When it comes to business formation, forming a limited liability corporation (LLC), particularly an LLC in Texas , can be done in as few simple steps. Besides the first step, naming the LLC, here’s a list of things that will prove important to know while forming an LLC in Texas.

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MassChallenge Joins the Texas Ecosystem

Austin Startup

The Forrest Four-Cast: October 17, 2017 If you didn’t get a chance to be part of their launch event on Monday afternoon at the Bob Bullock Museum on Monday afternoon, then be sure to attend the Meet MassChallenge Texas Meet Up at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, March 17 at Capital Factory (701 Brazos Street in the Omni Hotel). MassChallenge announced their expansion to Texas about a month ago. To spearhead efforts in Texas, MassChallenge has appointed Mike Millard as Managing Director.

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Austin Texas – A Booming Hub For Creatives And Entrepreneurs

YoungUpstarts

One of the most popular and desirable places to live in America is Austin, Texas. Another aspect of Austin’s appeal is the absence of income tax in Texas. To learn more about the startup culture in Austin, visit the Concordia University Texas website. Others Austin business ecosystem startup ecosystem TexasIn fact, the city is first in domestic migration since 2010, beating out neighboring cities like San Antonio, Dallas, and Houston.

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Texas Startups Roadshow Wrap-up

Austin Startup

Two robot buses full of dozens of venture capitalists and family office investors from around the world traveled for three days around the great state of Texas from Dallas to Houston to Austin. Last week I took to the Texas highways with dozens of other investors from around the country and around the world on an epic three day adventure from Dallas to Frisco to Houston to Austin. The Texas Startup Manifesto The roadshow was a successful trip that we will definitely repeat in 2020.

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Bathroom Bills Are Still Bad for Texas

Austin Startup

The Forrest Four-Cast: June 27, 2017 The special session for the Texas Legislature begins in just three weeks. If passed, will a Bathroom Bill also weaken Texas’ ability to compete economically against other states? A preview of these problems came last week, when California announced a travel ban to Texas because of the recently-adopted adoption law HB 3859. Also, please lend your name to the Texas Competes pledge. policy lgbtq transgender texas lgbt-rights

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Texas Startup Country – Finding Long Distance Movers

The Startup Magazine

In Texas, everything is long distance. Particularly for entrepreneurs moving to or from the many Texas startup centers. The post Texas Startup Country – Finding Long Distance Movers appeared first on The Startup Magazine. Startup style Austin bid Competition Contract customers Dallas Entrepreneur Insurance moving negotiate packaging rent service Startups Texas Transport transportation Travel van

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6 Texas-Style Business Lessons That Every Entrepreneur Can Take To The Bank

YoungUpstarts

As author John Steinbeck said “Texas is a state of mind. Texas is an obsession. Above all, Texas is a nation in every sense of the word.” And when it comes to business in Texas, you don’t mess about. Here are 6 unmistakably Texas-style business lessons – unwritten codes of behavior that everyone notices and no one forgets – to stand the test of time: 1. This small-town maxim is true on a Texas-size scale. You think no one is watching your play in Texas?

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Is Elon Musk Considering Texas for a Tesla GigaFactory?

SiliconHills

Elon Musk posted a poll on Twitter asking people to vote yes or no for Giga Texas. A gigafactory in Texas would presumably produce Tesla cars or trucks. The post Is Elon Musk Considering Texas for a Tesla GigaFactory?

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Texas A&M Looks to Partner with Tech Entrepreneurs

SiliconHills

BY LAURA LOREK Founder of Silicon Hills News Roy Truitt, founder of Austin-based startup, ScanSee, wants to tap into Texas A&M’s rich engineering resources. It has created an app, HubCiti, which can […] The post Texas A&M Looks to Partner with Tech Entrepreneurs appeared first on SiliconHills. Truitt, serial entrepreneur who founded Truco Enterprises, which makes the On the Border brand of chips and salsas, created ScanSee four years ago.

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Evocalize Opens New Office In Austin, Texas To Support Growing Demand for Its Collaborative…

Austin Startup

Evocalize Opens New Office In Austin, Texas To Support Growing Demand for Its Collaborative… was originally published in Austin Startups on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

MassChallenge Texas Entry Deadline Dec 5

Austin Startup

The Forrest Four-Cast: November 25, 2017 Earlier this fall , MassChallenge announced their expansion into Texas, which is this incubator’s first US location outside of the home base in Boston. Founders located in the Lone Start State should leverage their presence by applying to MassChallenge Texas before the noon central time deadline on Tuesday, December 5. news startup entrepreneurship texas founders

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Loop Launches in Texas to Bring Fairer Insurance Rates to Drivers

SiliconHills

Car insurance that relies on credit scores, homeownership, and demographic data has a lot of structural bias baked into it, said John Henry, co-founder, and co-CEO of Loop. “A A lot of the pricing is based on demographic factors,” Henry said. “If

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The End of an Era: Bob Metcalfe set to Retire from The University of Texas at Austin

SiliconHills

Bob Metcalfe wanted to make Austin and Texas into a better Silicon Valley. “My In the last decade, Metcalfe has made it his mission to ignite the startup and technology community in Austin and across Texas in what he often jokes are Austin’s suburbs of San Antonio, Houston, and […].

Texas Venture Labs Fall Expo Showcases New Startups

SiliconHills

By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News The Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs at the Univerity of Texas at Austin showcased 12 Austin startups and three Alumni companies at its Fall 2014 Expo last Friday. The companies presented in three different categories with the consumer products and services startups kicking off the event at […] The post Texas Venture Labs Fall Expo Showcases New Startups appeared first on SiliconHills.

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3 Texas Cities Recognized in Inc.’s List of Best Places to Start a Business

Austin Startup

However, there are many incubators, accelerators, and VC’s around town that we have been proud to work alongside— Techstars, Austin Technology Incubator, Central Texas Angel Network (CTAN), Silverton Partners, and LiveOak Venture Partners to name a few. 3 Texas Cities Recognized in Inc.’s

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Texas Startups Roadshow East Coast Tour

Austin Startup

Capital Factory is launching our 2019 TEXAS@USA East Coast Roadshow as part of our Texas Startup Manifesto. We’re bringing a select group of Texas startups to the East Coast for curated, 1-on-1 investor meetings in Atlanta, Boston and New York. All startups based in Texas who apply will be considered for participation regardless of industry, sector or city. We’ve been doing trips like this around Texas and around the country for a couple years now and we know they work.

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MassChallenge Texas Awards $500,000 to Five Startups

SiliconHills

TRAXyL, a startup that installs high-speed Internet on roadways, received the top prize of $150,000 in cash from MassChallenge Texas in Austin on Thursday night. The post MassChallenge Texas Awards $500,000 to Five Startups appeared first on SiliconHills. The company, based in Warrenton, Virginia installs high-speed fiber optic cable on roads, and parking lots. It coats the fiber optic cables in heavy-duty paint that can be glued on […].

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Texas Approves Equity-Based Crowdfunding Rules

SiliconHills

By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News Texas companies will soon be able to raise money from the average investor. The Texas State Securities Board voted 4-0 on Wednesday to approve new intrastate equity-based crowdfunding rules. The […] The post Texas Approves Equity-Based Crowdfunding Rules appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin San Antonio Crowdfunding Rules equity-based crowdfunding Texas State Securities Board

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MassChallenge Texas Selects 74 Startups for its Austin Accelerator

SiliconHills

MassChallenge Texas announced it has accepted 74 startups into its latest program in Austin which kicks off in June. The startups hail from five countries, 14 states and five industries, said Mike Millard, managing director of MassChallenge Texas. The post MassChallenge Texas Selects 74 Startups for its Austin Accelerator appeared first on SiliconHills.

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Isn’t it always hot in Texas?

Austin Startup

mark-zuckerberg policy startup texas entrepreneurshipSF is out of touch with America. Continue reading on Austin Startups ».

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Texas and Austin See Record Levels of VC Funding in 2021 and it’s not Slowing Down

SiliconHills

Venture Capital is on pace to double from last year’s record levels of $156.2 billion invested in 12,254 deals nationwide, according to Pitchbook-National Venture Capital Association Venture Monitor data.

Building Bridges for the Texas Innovation Ecosystem: Two programs, One State, One Summer

Austin Startup

MassChallenge Texas’ first two years were big. This growth gives interested entrepreneurs and experts more opportunity to engage in a MassChallenge Texas program and demonstrates our promise to help more high-impact startups each year. startup texas news masschallenge austin

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Startups Showcase their Ventures at MassChallenge Texas’ Austin 2019 Event

SiliconHills

Austin-based Moolah U, which runs camps to teach students financial responsibility, chose to participate in the MassChallenge Texas accelerator to gain access to mentors and investors to scale its business. “We’ve The post Startups Showcase their Ventures at MassChallenge Texas’ Austin 2019 Event appeared first on SiliconHills.

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Thinking of Home: Dickinson, Texas

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Over the past few weeks, the town I grew up in, Dickinson, Texas, has been front and center in the national news, but for all the wrong reasons. For those of you who have moved away from the town where you grew up, the few times that you see your hometown in the national news creates an enormous sense of pride. Dickinson, a small town southeast of Houston on Galveston Bay, has been one of the hardest hit communities by Hurricane Harvey.

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Women@Austin Launches Beam Angel Network Aimed at Funding Female-Founded Startups in Texas

SiliconHills

The post Women@Austin Launches Beam Angel Network Aimed at Funding Female-Founded Startups in Texas appeared first on SiliconHills. There’s a new angel network in Austin, aimed specifically and women-led startups.

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2430 Denmark, Garland, Texas

Feld Thoughts

The post 2430 Denmark, Garland, Texas appeared first on Feld Thoughts. As Sean Wise and I roll through the Canadian edition of our tour for our latest book, Startup Opportunities: Know When to Quit Your Day Job , we’ve been talking a lot about the starting point of one’s entrepreneurial journey. I’ve talked about mine intermittently but was reminded recently about a summer that really started me down the entrepreneurial path.

Tesla is Moving its Headquarters to Austin, but it’s Also Generating Energy in Texas and Launching Vehicle Insurance

SiliconHills

Tesla is moving its headquarters from Palo Alto to Austin. Elon Musk, Tesla Founder and CEO, made the announcement at Tesla’s 2021 shareholders meeting, which was held in Austin at Tesla Gigafactory under construction in Southeastern Travis County and broadcast on YouTube.

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ATA Action Alert: Texas’ bathroom bill

Austin Startup

Sign on to a tech community letter On July 18, the Texas Legislature will begin a special session, and one of the topics they’ll consider is the “ bathroom bill ” — proposed legislation to restrict where transgender Texans can use the bathroom and weaken existing non-discrimination protections in Austin and other cities across Texas. That’s why CEOs from Apple, Silicon Labs, Dell, Facebook, and Amazon urged Texas Governor Greg Abbott to oppose the bill.

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Texas Proposes Equity-based Crowdfunding Rules

SiliconHills

Last year, Austin companies received $626 million in venture capital, or 49 percent of the venture capital dollars for Texas, said Michele Skelding, senior vice president of […] The post Texas Proposes Equity-based Crowdfunding Rules appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin San Antonio crowdfunding Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce Texas Securities Board

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Reaching all of Texas in 2019 with webinars and podcasts

Austin Startup

It’s been more than a year since we a launched the Texas Startup Manifesto and six months since we opened our Dallas office in partnership with The DEC ?—?and In 2019, we’re going to start reaching out past the major metros to try and include the suburbs and also the many smaller cities in Texas that are full of talented entrepreneurs. entrepreneur startup webinar texas podcast