ABOUT THE CLASS
This is a free orientation to help new and aspiring entrepreneurs learn how to plug in to the Dallas startup scene. Get the inside scoop from one of the local community leaders to get acquainted with the exciting entrepreneur scene in Dallas.
You’ll learn where the entrepreneurs hang out, what investors are active in town, what blogs to read, where to talk to media outlets, where to find talent, and more.
Startup growth in Dallas
Why doing business is good in Dallas
What we do well
Big companies you need to know
Top startups you need to know
VC’s, angels and media
Accelerators, Incubators and Coworking spaces
Other ways to get involved
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR, Alexander Muse
Alexander is a serial entrepreneur with more than a decade of startup experience. In October he transitioned from CEO to Chairman of ShopSavvy to dedicate full time on his latest startup, HAUL, a video focused e-commerce startup with offices in Los Angeles and Dallas. Muse contributes back to the startup community through his work with Startup America and several startups including Socialyzer, PayTap, iTag and recognize.im.
PRESENTED BY, The Dallas Entrepreneur Center
The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC) is an entrepreneurial support system dedicated to bringing together the resources, support and opportunities that Dallas-area entrepreneurs need to start, build and grow their businesses. Launched in 2013, the DEC connects entrepreneurs, corporations, investors, educators and other business and community leaders in order to advance the economic interests of the Dallas community. Learn more at thedec.co.
The DEC is located in the SoftLayer building. Parking is available in the front of the buidling. Please arrive with a photo ID to check in at the front desk.
Make sure to follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DallasEntrepreneurCenter and Twitter at @theDECtx. To get a sneak peek at the happenings inside the DEC, follow us on Instagram at theDECtx.
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