Events

Stoke Birthday Bash

Stoke opened it's doors on August 1, 2016 which means we have been open for one year! Join us to celebrate the growth and successes we have had over the past year. There will be drinks, prizes and of course cupcakes. Bring a friend and join the party!

ProjectEDU, powered by The DEC & presented by Brice McBeth

ProjectEDU: an Educational Series for the North Texas Entrepreneur 

The one-of-a-kind collaborative crash course to elevate your startup or small business, ProjectEDU 2017 is powered by startup experts at The Dallas Entrepreneur Center and presented by marketing maestro Brice McBeth of Reap Marketing. ProjectEDU 2017 is ideal for the beginner or intermediate entrepreneur seeking insightful and applicable solutions for transforming the way they do marketing.

July 20 - March 15

Every 3rd Thursday of the month, 9:15am - 10:30am  @ The Dallas Entrepreneur Center 

9:15am - Registration 
9:30 - 10:30am - Workshop + Q&A + Activity
10:30 - 11am - Break
OPTIONAL: 11am - 1pm - Mentor Sessions with Brice (by appointment only) 
OPTIONAL: 1-5pm - Free coworking @ The DEC

Calendar & Topics: 

July 20 - SEO is a Hoax: Why Search Ranking isn't the Priority of a Startup 
Aug 17 - Your Website Sucks: 5 Conversion Pitfalls for Company Websites 
Sept 21 - Budgeting for Marketing: You're Doing It Wrong & The Silver Bullet Needed to Build a Profitable Startup Campaign 

Click hyperlinks above. to purchase these classes individually

Topics TBA for following dates: Oct 19, Nov 16, Jan 18 , Feb 15, March 15.

*no class for December

Cost:

1 class = $24 
3 class package = $60 
Full series = $150 

1ST CLASS IS ONLY $1!

Each class is valued at $150 and includes the following
- 90 Minute, Actionable Workshop Lecture from Brice McBeth
- Re-usable BriceMcBeth.com Worksheets
- 45 Minute 1:1 mentor with Brice McBeth or one of his coaches (by appointment only)
- One all-day Drop-In Pass at The Dallas Entrepreneur Center
- Copy of Brice McBeth's book, Salon Chairs Don't Sell Themselves available by request
- Coffee
- Invitation to 1 Million Cups presentation series
- Discounted rates on BriceMcBeth.com Startup Coaching & Accountability Programs (TBA)


About ProjectEDU: 

ProjectEDU is a signature educational program of The Dallas Entrepreneur (The DEC) established in 2015. Implemented in partnership with local experts, ProjectEDU is designed to equip entrepreneurs with the tools and knowledge to start, launch and grow successful businesses.

Beginning July 20, 2017, the content and instruction will be led by Brice McBeth, founder of Reap Marketing and author of "Salon Chairs Don't Sell Themselves". This unique combination of nine interactive marketing workshops will provide the foundational knowledge for any entrepreneur looking to elevate their startup and rapidly increase their customer base. 


Nocturnal: Late Night @ the TreeHouse

Working late? Join us at the TreeHouse for free coworking starting at 7pm every third Tuesday of the month. Fresh coffee, fresh beats, fresh space, all to help you be the most productive you that you can be.

Snacks provided!

Nocturnal: Late Night @ the TreeHouse

Working late? Join us at the TreeHouse for free coworking starting at 7pm every third Tuesday of the month. Fresh coffee, fresh beats, fresh space, all to help you be the most productive you that you can be.

Snacks provided!

Nocturnal: Late Night @ the TreeHouse

Working late? Join us at the TreeHouse for free coworking starting at 7pm every third Tuesday of the month. Fresh coffee, fresh beats, fresh space, all to help you be the most productive you that you can be.

Snacks provided!

Nocturnal: Late Night @ the TreeHouse

Working late? Join us at the TreeHouse for free coworking starting at 7pm every third Tuesday of the month. Fresh coffee, fresh beats, fresh space, all to help you be the most productive you that you can be.

Snacks provided!

Nocturnal: Late Night @ the TreeHouse

Working late? Join us at the TreeHouse for free coworking starting at 7pm every third Tuesday of the month. Fresh coffee, fresh beats, fresh space, all to help you be the most productive you that you can be.

Snacks provided!

Whiteboard Sessions

During Whiteboard Sessions, entrepreneurs have a chance to talk with some of Dallas’ finest entrepreneurs, industry experts, and investment groups that have experience working with new, growing companies. Click the Register button to see the list of available mentors and when they come in. Then click “Sign Up” to select a time slot with that Mentor.

1 Million Cups Dallas


THE DEC

1MC is a Kauffman 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…

DEC Summer Bash: Member Appreciation and Graduation Party

THE DEC

DEC Members and Graduates,

We don't tell you enough how much we appreciate you choosing The DEC, The TreeHouse or Stoke as your place to work. Our goal is to work diligently to help our members start, build, and grow their businesses. So, every so often we want to just take a moment and say "Thank You!" and celebrate the amazing accomplishments all of you are making in growing your businesses.

We would like to invite you to a  "MEMBERS ONLY" exclusive party to celebrate you, our members, and our most recent batch of "graduates" who have moved onto the next stage of growing their business.

We would love for you to make this a priority to come by, enjoy some drinks, eats, and fun so we can honor you as the reason we are here.

We hope to see you on July 17th from 6:00pm-7:30pm.


Note: Please RSVP beforehand so we can have an accurate estimate for food and beverages. Thank you! 

Lunch & Learn - Cyber Security for Small Businesses

THE DEC

Stoke member and event sponsor, The Local Circuit, will be teaching us about cyber security for small businesses in this month's Lunch and Learn. The Local Circuit will be discussing what cyber security is and why it is an essential need for small businesses today.  They will also talk about the steps and processes small businesses can implement to help increase their network/cyber security for improved safety. 

Attendance is free, but RSVP is required. Lunch will be provided thanks to our presenter and sponsor, The Local Circuit


Addison TreeHouse Free Coworking & Happy Hour

THE DEC

The Addison TreeHouse got a makeover and we're ready to show it off.

Join us for free coworking all day Wednesday, June 28th, and stay for a free happy hour at 4pm hosted by Sourced Craft Cocktails. Tours of our new space will be given throughout the day. Network with TreeHouse members and other players in the DFW Startup Community and learn about how the TreeHouse helps startups and entrepreneurs start, build, and grow their businesses.

Feel free to invite your network- there will be giveaways!

*Must RSVP ahead of time*

SEO is a Hoax: Why Search Ranking isn't the Priority of a Startup

THE DEC

SEO is a Hoax: Why Search Ranking isn't the Priority of a Startup

You’ve always heard that SEO is the, "best, free way to show your business to potential customers.” But for startups, this likely would take months or years before any of that hard work pays off. In this educational session, entrepreneur Brice McBeth uncovers the hoax that is traditional SEO. He'll teach you the best ways to use SEO to your benefit and when to try another marketing strategy to get you more customers quickly. 

'SEO is a Hoax' is part 1 of a 9 part entrepreneur education series. Click here for discounted packages to the ProjectEDU series.
Take advantage of the introductory $1 special for this class! 

Class Schedule:

9:15am - Registration 
9:30 - 10:30am - Workshop + Q&A + Activity
10:30 - 11am - Break
11am - 1pm - Mentor Sessions with Brice (by appointment only) 
1-5pm - Free coworking @ The DEC

About ProjectEDU: 

ProjectEDU is a signature educational program of The Dallas Entrepreneur (The DEC) established in 2015. Implemented in partnership with local experts, ProjectEDU is designed to equip entrepreneurs with the tools and knowledge to start, launch and grow successful businesses.

Beginning July 20, 2017, the content and instruction will be led by Brice McBeth, founder of Reap Marketing and author of "Salon Chairs Don't Sell Themselves". This unique combination of nine interactive marketing workshops will provide the foundational knowledge for any entrepreneur looking to elevate their startup and rapidly increase their customer base. 


Click here for discounted packages to the ProjectEDU series!