Entrepreneurs helping entrepreneurs.
The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (the DEC) serves entrepreneurs in the Dallas area, providing a location where they can receive training, education, mentorship, promotion and access to capital in order to encourage and equip the entrepreneurial community to start, build and grow their businesses. Facilitating a culture of entrepreneurship and ‘giving before you get’, the DEC connects new and old entrepreneurs with a vibrant, collaborative environment.
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meetup1 Million Cups (1MC) Dallas
1MC is a Kaufmann Foundation educational program put on every Wednesday from 9-10am. Two presenters from startup companies in the Dallas area talk about their companies, problems, gaps and challenges. The audience is made up of entrepreneurs, advisors, researchers, people interested in entrepreneurship or getting ready to make the jump into their own companies. During […]
networkingVentureSpur Black Box Breakfast Series
Black Box Breakfast Series is presented by VentureSpur and hosted at The DEC the last Wednesday of every month from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM. Each month will feature one or two entrepreneurs who will present their story in 10 photos in 10 minutes. This fun format is an engaging and intimate way to understand the lives and amazing successes of some outstanding entrepreneurs in our community.
educationThe DEC:EDU – Building a New Media Business
Building a new media business is an integral aspect to growing any business. The fundamentals of shaping your media focus, expanding core branding and messaging, and building relationship with sources of media will drive business growth by instantly engaging a national audience. This course will drive the conversation from building a base of activity to scaling for international engagement.