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Women-Led VC Fund, Springdale Ventures, Onboards Marissa Epstein as Third General Partner - Link

  • Springdale Ventures embarks on next chapter of growth with new hire and closing of second fund - Link
Springdale Ventures, a leading venture capital firm that invests in transformative, early-stage consumer brands, announced today the appointment of Marissa Epstein as its third General Partner. Epstein, with expertise in health, wellness and nutrition plus a wide network in the consumer and technology industries, will help deepen the firm’s ecosystem, source potential investments, serve on portfolio company boards, and fundraise for Springdale Ventures’ second fund.

Houston Incubator Announces Merger with Local Nonprofit - Link

- InnovationMap Houston Natalie Harms
  • Impact Hub Houston, Sketch City merge to create civic initiative - Link
    - Houston Chronicle

"Two Houston organizations that have partnered for three years to provide a platform for innovation and ideation have announced a more formalized partnership.

Impact Hub Houston, a global impact innovation incubator, and Sketch City, a nonprofit focused on advancing technology and data in public decision making and social good, have announced the merger of Sketch City into a new initiative under Impact Hub Houston: Code for Houston." - Natalie Harms

Wake Up! CPG Meetup


Austin-area CPG brands, retailers, service providers, and local enthusiasts are welcome to join us for a lively discussion about the CPG scene and helping each other grow our businesses and community. We are especially welcoming to new startups and companies just landing in Austin.

Wake Up! is a new, casual meetup for people interested in the Austin Consumer Packaged Goods Community. This event is hosted by Marc Nathan with generous sponsorship from the startup-focused law firm Egan Nelson ( and the Silicon Hills Lawyer blog ( as well as Dell for Entrepreneurs (

Wake Up! CPG Meetup
Thursday, July 22nd 8:30am - 10:30am
Cosmic Coffee & Beer
121 Pickle Rd. Austin, TX 78704

  • DivInc and Fundr Launch New Partnership to Drive Startup Investment - Link
  • Episode 1: History of the Austin Ecosystem with John Butler - Link
    – Austin Next Podcast
  • Introducing Expa Accelerator, the most flexible program for pre-seed startups. - Link
  • Garrett Camp's VC fund is breaking all the rules with a new accelerator for fledging founders. Here's how it's different. -Link
    - Business Insider’s Ben Bergman
  • C4® Energy Announces Endorsement Deals with WWE Superstars Roman Reigns®, Bianca Belair™, Montez Ford® & Mandy Rose™ - Link
  • Pet Supplement Co. PetHonesty Receives Majority Investment - Link
  • Hero Digital launches Hero CommerceConnect, a complete experience-led eCommerce solution | Hero Digital - Link
  • MP Cloud Technologies announces award of US Patent for AutoCode embedded in its flagship AdvanceClaim product - Link
  • Galvanize to Enhance Military’s Tech Capabilities with Phase III Defense Contract - Link
  • Bright Machines Expands to Austin with new Regional Office and Robotics Lab - Link
  • Austin-based Bandit Acquired by GoPuff - Link
    - Silicon Hills News' Laura Lorek
  • Cedar Park coworking business supports area startups - Link
    - Community Impact Newspaper
  • Eggschain Secures First Patent for Tracking Genetic Material via Blockchain - Link
  • ThreatWarrior Announces Close of $10 Million Series A Funding Led by Ecliptic Capital, CrowdStrike Falcon Fund, and Alumni Ventures Group - Link
  • Sale prices soaring for Austin-area homes - Link
  • City opens $2M grant program to assist creative sector nonprofits - Link
  • Report: Ex-AE employee misused city resources, lied to auditors - Link
  • Vision plan takes on mobility woes at Zilker Park - Link
  • What will happen to all the plexiglass barriers Austin businesses set up during the pandemic? - Link
  • Tax break proposal prompts call for changes to county’s public-private partnerships - Link
    - Austin Monitor
  • EP13: The Power in Just Showing Up W/ Marc Nathan - Podcast
    - Tame the Change by The Interim Expert Team / Dos Mundos Creative
    [This was a lot of fun and thanks to Kana LiVolsi-Crosby & Parker Golson for the discussion]
  • Apply Now to SXSW 2022: PanelPicker, Music Showcases, & Tech Competitions - Link
    - SXSW
  • Museum of the Future Present Will Invite Guests to Experience Art in New Ways - Link
    - Austin Monthly Magazine
  • How news outlets are positioning Trump’s lawsuit against Big Tech - Link
  • How to keep Pride month going year-round (without rainbow washing) - Link
  • How a study on a 35-hour workweek will impact post-pandemic life - Link
  • Content creators, check out this big a*s guide to making money - Link
  • Employers: Take note of the CROWN Act as it gains traction - Link
    - The American Genius
  • Elon Musk doesn't care if the Austin-made Cybertruck is a flop - Link
  • Everything you need to know about Elon Musk and the billionaire space race - Link
  • 5 reasons Austinites love to hate Elon Musk - Link
  • Austin housing market levels up to 'new normal' after pandemic price surge - Link
  • Austin named best city in Texas on US News Best Places to Live list - Link
  • Update: Austin's Project Connect rail will create tunnel under Lady Bird Lake instead of bridge - Link
  • With a new SpaceX Starlink factory, Austin could reach new heights in tech - Link
    - Austonia
  • July Update: App Deadline Extended, Alumni Spotlight Series, and more - Link
    - Texas Venture Labs Newsletter
  • Interim Leadership Named at Dell Medical School - Link
  • Report Outlines How Public Transit Agencies Can Advance Equity - Link
  • Making Vital Fertilizer Element in a More Sustainable Way - Link
  • A Texas-Sized Reading List 2021 - Link
  • Making an Impact - Link
  • JR DeShazo Appointed Dean of LBJ School of Public Affairs - Link
  • A Federal Tax Credit Could Incentivize (and Accelerate) the Reduction of Greenhouse Gas Emissions - Link
  • New Data on February Texas Blackouts Reveals Unprecedented Impact on Energy and Financial Systems - Link
  • The Supreme Court Has Upheld Voting Practices in Arizona — is Texas Next? - Link
  • Childhood Lead Exposure May Adversely Affect Adult Personalities - Link
  • Research on Language Learning Yields Mitchell Prize for UT Austin Statisticians - Link
    - University of Texas
  • Now Hiring Engineers: 7 Austin Companies Gearing Up for Fall - Link
  • Tesla's First Solar Neighborhood Is Under Construction in Southeast Austin - Link
  • The Future 5 of Austin Tech - Link
  • Gembah Raises $11M to Grow Its Team and 'Democratize Product Innovation' - Link
  • These Companies Are Reopening — Here's How They Prepared - Link
  • LitLingo Got $7.5M, The Boring Co. Expands, and More Austin Tech News - Link
    - Built in Austin
  • How Elevate Brands will use fresh $250M to scale the Amazon sellers it acquires - Link
  • How e-commerce aggregator Foundry will spend $100M - Link
  • Best Places to Work: Long-term mindset helps Twelve Rivers Realty navigate rapid growth - Link
  • Best Places to Work: Allure Realty culture stronger than ever - Link
  • Best Places to Work: Tarvos Talent tops field after less than 2 years in business - Link
  • Best Places to Work: Realty Austin takes top spot for fifth year in a row - Link
  • Bright Machines to expand in North Austin with lab, customer success center - Link
  • Real estate entrepreneur turns to media with streaming service focused on Latinos - Link
  • Cirrus Logic: Rockstar philanthropists - Link
  • Samsung seeking property tax abatements for $17B plant in rural Taylor, plus incentives from Travis County - Link
  • Data shows Austin is indeed affordable — with a huge, scary exception - Link
  • Austin's Best CFOs revealed for 2021 - Link
  • Best CFOs: Chip Pate of SecureLink brings engineering mindset to tech leadership - Link
  • Best CFOs: Robert Hernandez leads the way at credit union, in wider community - Link
  • Best CFOs: Robert Alvarez wins again after guiding BigCommerce through IPO - Link
  • Best CFOs: Mike Grisko brings creativity to unblushing, fast-growning brands - Link
  • Best CFOs: Cortney Johnson combines knack for numbers with storytelling skills at ESO - Link
  • Austin's 8VC to build, invest in startups with storage giant Lineage Logistics - Link
  • How the pandemic changed us as consumers — and what companies are doing about it - Link
  • Why Flix Brewhouse filed for Ch. 11 bankruptcy for El Paso movie theater - Link
  • HNTB has new leader for Austin office - Link
  • Software startup DevRev growing Austin office after raising $50M - Link
  • LAX data: Leave your heart in SF, take your business and vacations to Austin - Link
  • North Austin aerospace manufacturer eyes move to Elgin - Link
  • Austin startup funding soared through the roof in first half of 2021 - Link
  • Report: Austin retail market has stabilized; Now, are we building enough? - Link
  • Married Austin Realtors create app to solve homebuying pain point - Link
  • Journal Profile: Alex Worthington helping transform Lockhart economy with queso, good eats - Link
  • Musicians team up on Crowdmouth — an Austin startup boosting artists, rewarding fans - Link
  • Austin drops more on esteemed Best Places to Live list - Link
  • California-based Kval pledges dozens of manufacturing jobs north of Austin - Link
  • Texas economy experiencing 'solid' recovery - Link
  • Austin's first 'Tesla Solar' neighborhood explained - Link
  • Cancer, Covid led serial entrepreneur Richard Bagdonas to his next startup idea - Link
  • KungFu.AI names first COO, expands hiring throughout country - Link
  • M&A wrap: Cirrus Logic to drop $335M; Workplace Resource acquired & more - Link
  • Nebraska agricultural manufacturer eyes space in Bastrop - Link
  • In the money July 12: $80M in deals done - Link
    - Austin Business Journal & Austin Inno's Brent Wistrom
  • Four Austin startups combine to raise nearly $60 million - Link
  • Site near Taylor competing with Austin for $17 billion Samsung fab - Link
  • Austin housing market remains on track for record year - Link
  • Elevate Brands lands $250 million to fuel swift growth - Link
  • Austin-area employers add 8,000 to payrolls in June - Link
  • California company to bring manufacturing facilty, 80 jobs to Hutto - Link
  • In light of Surfside disaster, how are Austin buildings checked for problems? - Link
  • Austin neighborhood to be fueled by Tesla solar, battery tech - Link
    - Austin American-Statesman

  • How EPIcenter, Geekdom, and Venture for America Startup Programs Adapted to the Pandemic - Link
    - Startups San Antonio’s Iris Gonzalez
  • Geekdom hosts downtown event to help students sharpen entrepreneurial skills - Link
    - FOX 29
  • Providing glimpses of technology’s past, Foxworks is fueling innovation at Port San Antonio - Link
  • Being an Entrepreneur Is All About Punching Today in the Face, Says This Co-Founder - Link
  • This Founder Is Disrupting How We Consume the World's Most Popular Beverage - Link
    - San Antonio Express-News
  • San Antonio businesses have seen a 33% uptick in traffic, Texas still lags behind national average - Link
  • Startup app to support San Antonio indie coffee shops this month by offering $1 cups of joe - Link
    - San Antonio Observer
  • On the road: Tilting at wind turbines - Link
  • Alamo Colleges apprenticeship program with Methodist Hospital helps launch health care careers - Link
  • County commissioners approve framework for spending federal stimulus money - Link
  • Former San Antonio biotech company sells for $80 million - Link
    - San Antonio Report
  • Real estate entrepreneur turns to media with TV channel focused on Latinos - Link
  • ERCOT unveils ‘Roadmap to Improving Grid Reliability’ in effort to help Texas Power Grid - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: Baird Foundation Repair - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: Indatatech - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: Galaxy Builders - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: Coldwell Banker D'Ann Harper Realtors - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: G.W. Mitchell Construction - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: Monarch Trophy Studios - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: Vogt Auction Galleries - Link
  • Family Owned Business Awards: LC Vending Company - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: McCombs Enterprises’ success hitched to family and community - Link
  • Family-Owned Business Awards: Bubble Bath Car Wash - Link
  • Here's where nine SA companies stand on returning to the office - Link
  • Lynd expanding C-suite to support nationwide growth - Link
  • JetBlue co-founder’s new airline ready for takeoff in SA - Link
  • SwRI has plans to make pipeline transportation cheaper - Link
  • Navistar HQ to SA? Why it may be the Alamo City's time - Link
  • Texas economy experiencing 'solid' recovery - Link
  • Spurs to turn more AT&T Center spaces into event venues - Link
  • Microsoft to build another Westover Hills data center, state filings show - Link
  • Electronics manufacturer closing Corpus factory, laying off 73 - Link
  • Remote shift: SA to recruit workers the way it’s courted companies - Link
  • Want to know what it takes to be a best place to work? Take your lead from these companies - Link
  • East SA innovation center awarded millions to expand bioscience labs - Link
    - San Antonio Business Journal
  • Lanny Lancarte opening 3 ghost kitchens in North Fort Worth - Link
  • Chip and Joanna Gaines step up to help lead a new TV network - Link
  • Dr. Stan Block, legendary TCU finance professor, dies - Link
  • Starting at 50: Depend on no one but yourself - Link
  • Work hard and learn as you go – Move Athleisure’s Kara Baker reflects on steering a startup to success - Link
  • ECI Software Solutions names new CFO as Hagen becomes president, COO - Link
  • Officials in charge of Texas' power grid try to reassure lawmakers and the public that they're fixing lingering problems - Link
  • Fort Worth-based transportation solutions company acquired by founders, private equity firm - Link
  • L&W Supply acquires DAICO Supply Company - Link
  • Rainwater Charitable Foundation fellowships announced - Link
  • Junior League of Fort Worth announces 2021-2022 Board of Directors - Link
  • US consumer prices surged in past year the most since 2008 - Link
  • Two local health care systems join data research operation - Link
  • Goodwill, Heritage Auctions find treasure in video games - Link
     - Fort Worth Business Press
  • DFW punches in with one of highest hiring rates in U.S., says survey - Link
    - Culture Map Dallas
  • McKinney Man Who Bought Jet Skis, SUVs Through Illegal Scheme Sentenced to Prison - Link
  • How to Write an Effective Press Release - Link
    - Dallas Observer
  • D CEO Panel Recap: Working Moms Crisis And What Employers Can Do - Link
  • Here Are the 32 Finalists for the Big Tex Choice Awards - Link
  • CRE Briefs: Frisco Development Takes New Workspace Approach Following Pandemic - Link
  • Chicago Battery Charger Maker Moves Headquarters to DFW - Link
  • How Is North Texas Fighting the Nursing Shortage? - Link
  • Announcing My New Golf and Entertainment Concept: Chippery - Link
  • Nominations Open: D CEO’s Excellence in Healthcare Awards 2021 - Link
  • A Dallas Designer’s Take on the Workplace - Link
  • What Is the Convention Center Worth to Dallas? - Link
  • Corporate Board Strategies for Company Leaders and Would-Be Directors - Link
  • Common Desk Expands to Frisco’s New HALL Park - Link
    - D Magazine
  • DI People: Lennox International, Hillwood, Fossil Group, and More Make Moves - Link
  • Check This Out: Walmart Tests All-Self-Checkout Supercenter in Plano - Link
  • Three Dallas-Area Companies Make Insider Pro’s Best Places to Work in IT List - Link
  • Frito-Lay CMO Tells Brands to “Innovate or Die” With 10 Tips for Making Innovation Your Secret Weapon - Link
  • The DEC’s Dallas Startup Week to Feature the Third Annual Women of Innovation Summit - Link
  • This ‘Blue Collar Analytics Company’ Delivers AI and ML Solutions For ‘People Who Work Hard’ - Link
  • Addison-Based Authentix Acquires Singapore Brand Protection Company to Grow Its Digital Security Tech - Link
  • Texas Central Signs Up Spain’s Renfe As Early Operator of High-Speed Dallas-Houston Railway - Link
  • Here’s How Dallas-Based HealthTech Company VivoDoc Plans to Simplify Healthcare With AI and ML - Link
  • Urban Air Adventure Park Forms Unleashed Brands, Acquires Snapology, a Creative Play Company - Link
  • Dallas Invents: 120 Patents Granted for Week of June 29 - Link
  • Everything’s Bigger in Texas: Schumacher Electric Corporation Relocates its HQ to Fort Worth to Expand its Vision - Link
  • Dallas-Fort Worth Continues To Grow As a Tech Talent Leader, Says CBRE’s ‘Scoring Tech Talent’ Report - Link
  • Frisco-Based Apty Raises $7.5M in Series A Funding to Grow Its Digital Adoption Platform Software - Link
  • Tech Titans’ Edge Grand Challenge to Give Entrepreneurs a Connection to Enterprise Innovators - Link
  • Is Your Pet Family? SMU Sociologist Says “Multispecies Families” Impact Birth Rates, Job Location, Disasters, and More - Link
  • Flex in Demand: Venture X Partners with Standing Desk Innovator Vari - Link
  • Young Dallas HR Software Company Leadr Raises $10M Series A Round - Link
  • Impact Ventures to Host a Spring Virtual Startup Showcase and $50K Pitch Competition - Link
  • Rory McIlroy Invests in Dallas-Based Drive Shack’s Puttery - Link
  • The Future of Mobile: Ericsson Will Collaborate With MIT On ‘Fully Cognitive’ Networks and ‘Zero-Energy’ Devices - Link
  • How To Be a Favorable SPAC Acquisition: Five Key Areas of Consideration - Link
    - Dallas Innovates
  • Three electric vehicle companies among 109 big prospects weighing relocations to Dallas-Fort Worth - Link
  • Q&A: Dallas-Fort Worth housing market ‘softening, but not soft’ - Link
  • Dallas-based investment firm partners with massive Hollywood movie studio - Link
  • Form D Friday: Maverick Capital, Crow Holdings Capital file to raise funds - Link
  • Supply-chain firm adding Plano site, could house 400 workers - Link
  • 2021 Most Inspiring Leaders winner: GFF - Link
  • Complexity Gaming owner makes new acquisition to monetize its media assets - Link
  • Frisco technology company raises $7.5 million Series A funding, looking to hire - Link
  • Plano-based European Wax Center files to go public amid hot IPO market - Link
  • This alternative investment firm has grown as blockchain becomes more mainstream - Link
  • The North Texas industrial market has set another record - Link
  • Dallas based tooling company makes second acquisition with eye on future expansion - Link
  • Dallas-based Stonelake Capital Partners closes $555M real estate fund - Link
  • Why today’s IT infrastructures aren’t suited for the modern digital workplace - Link
  • What is digital workplace transformation? - Link
  • JPMorgan Chase continually growing North Texas as a technology hub, global executive says - Link
  • Behind the deal: Why Richardson’s Mavenir took a $500 million deal with Koch - Link
  • Dallas startup raising funds to build second-hand marketplace for collectors and thrift store shoppers - Link
  • Battery charging maker moves headquarters to Fort Worth from Chicagoland - Link
  • Tech firm ramping sales, raises funding as folks get help assembling grills and swing sets - Link
  • Fossil adds new exec to lead digital transformation - Link
  • Studio Movie Grill working to heal post-bankruptcy, former CEO pushes forward with new venture - Link
  • Dallas-Fort Worth saw tech demand surge in the second quarter - Link
  • Dallas region gaining younger workers as it takes No. 13 spot in tech-talent report, CBRE says - Link
  • FedEx leases more distribution space, local company buys Arlington warehouse - Link
  • What business leaders need to know about making smarter technology decisions - Link
  • Meet all 25 of our 2021 Women in Business honorees - Link
  • Golfer Rory McIlroy’s firm invests $10 million in DFW company Drive Shack effort - Link
  • Plano start-up that moved from Seattle raises $10 million - Link
  • Magnolia Network set to debut this week - Link
  • New York hygiene startup opens second office in Plano to support its growth - Link
  • North Texas banks are looking to cut deals, but new executive order could rein in consolidation - Link
  • Just how much industrial demand is there in DFW today? - Link
  • Plano leader sees better times ahead as firm deals with costs, price transparency in health care - Link
    - Dallas Business Journal & NXT Inno's Kevin Cumming
  • Clutch - Snap together powerful products | Product Hunt - Link
  • A Houston Comic Book Store Filed a Lawsuit in Comic Form – Texas Monthly - Link
  • MathWorks Deepens its Engagement with Greentown Labs, becomes its newest Terawatt Partner - Link
  • Jeff Bezos' foundation gifts Space Center Houston with $1 million grant - Link
  • World's largest 3D printer sets up shop in Houston - Link
  • Pivotal new cancer research tower tops off in the Medical Center - Link
  • Innovative brain injury rehabilitation center breaks ground in Southeast Houston - Link
  • Game-changing new Houston health center tackles mental health - Link
  • 5 most popular innovation stories in Houston this week - Link
  • InnovationMap names judges for inaugural awards program - Link
  • The growing femtech industry needs more attention — and funds, says this Houston expert - Link
  • Report: Houston saw a spike in Black entrepreneur-founded companies amid pandemic - Link
  • ERCOT announces plan to improve Texas power grid reliability - Link
  • Houston incubator announces merger with local nonprofit - Link
  • This Houston innovator is using data to power industrial reliability and sustainability - Link
  • New software for facial surgery developed at Houston hospital gets FDA approval - Link
  • How to attract and retain female engineers for the Houston workforce - Link
  • Houston named an affordable tech city, startup hires CFO, and more local innovation news - Link
  • 3 Houston innovators to know this week - Link
    - InnovationMap's Natalie Harms / Culture Map Houston
  • Call For Presenters | Energy and Clean Technology Venture Forum - Link
  • Vicente Ordóñez joins Rice with CAREER Award - Link
  • Oil demand likely to grow despite pandemic, study says - Link
    - Rice University
  • Gulf of Mexico fire sparks climate crisis conversation - Link
  • Going for gold: UH athletes competing in Tokyo Olympics - Link
  • SGA takes a stand against Texas’ voter suppression bills - Link
    - University of Houston
  • Blue Origin announces 18-year-old will be on its first crewed flight from West Texas - Link
  • How Texas got a front-row seat to Musk-Bezos space race - Link
  • Houston drank more at the airport than anywhere else last month - Link
  • Samsung considering second Texas plant site, here's what we know - Link
  • Houston's first curbside compost service is here - Link
  • Elon Musk's tunneling company is buying up land outside Austin - Link
    - Houston Chronicle
  • Houston energy software co. LiquidFrameworks agrees to be acquired - Link
  • Health tech co. Symplr nabs PE investment for acquisitions, product development - Link
  • Swyft Filings hiring amid pandemic-related spike in business applications - Link
  • Good Works II planned IPO during tough time for blank-check cos. - Link
  • Blank-check co. Good Works II prices $200M IPO, begins trading - Link
  • Common Desk inks lease in recently rebranded City Place master-planned community - Link
  • Esports team Houston Outlaws hosts first in-person event since pandemic shutdown - Link
  • Samsung seeking property tax abatements for $17B plant in rural Taylor, plus incentives from Travis County - Link
  • Trust in Texas electricity providers falls after winter freeze, study finds - Link
  • University of Houston research awarded $2M from Department of Energy for chemical feedstock tech - Link
  • 8th Wonder president: New CBD, Delta-8-THC seltzers draw fan fervor - Link
  • EDF Renewables plans $437M solar investment in Texas - Link
  • The Village School hires new head of school after previous head steps down - Link
  • Amplify Energy regains NYSE compliance, gets PPP forgiveness - Link
  • Houston Restaurant Weeks unveils initial list of 2021 participants - Link
  • Can Fuddruckers make a comeback? This D.C. business owner is going to give it a try. - Link
  • Here's how BBVA USA acquisition impacted PNC's Q2 earnings - Link
  • BP takes full ownership of Louisville-based convenience store operator Thorntons - Link
  • Houston's housing market sees total property sales hit record high - Link
  • United Airlines signs deal to buy 100 electric airplanes from Heart Aerospace - Link
  • ERCOT delivers grid reliability improvement plan - Link
  • Lovett Commercial adds more food hall vendors for Post Houston redevelopment - Link
  • How a marketing consultancy acquisition fits into's e-commerce strategy - Link
  • NewQuest Properties promotes exec to president amid leadership change - Link
  • First-of-its-kind Blossom Hotel launches hiring campaign - Link
  • Former Houston Rockets CEO named new CEO of Philadelphia 76ers' parent company - Link
  • Jamey Rootes steps down as CEO of Houston Dynamo, Dash - Link
  • YMCA of Greater Houston names new chairman of the board - Link
  • Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo's new chief technology officer hopes to enhance the audience experience for 2022 - Link
  • Texas A&M's first-ever housing development in Houston receives funding - Link
    - Houston Business Journal
  • STC names faculty of the year honors - Link
    - McAllen Chamber of Commerce
  • Why Venture Capital Doesn’t Scale Part 3: How VCs Get Rich, Regardless - Kirk Coburn - Link
  • Picture Perfect: The Class of 2021 · Babson Magazine - Link
  • Lori Lightfoot on turning Chicago into a unicorn machine - Link
  • Women's Entrepreneurship Accelerator Joined Generation Equality Forum for Gender-Responsive Procurement Panel & Commits to Action Coalitions - Link
  • FinTech: Why These Startups Are Working on a Payment Revolution in the Middle East - Link
  • NACo: With Digital Divide Widening, Accessible Broadband Top Equity Issue Facing America's Counties - Link
  • Industry incubation keeps innovation and brands growing strong - Link
  • Dotcom bubble 2.0? Start-ups are raising record amounts because VCs are afraid to miss - Link
  • Space accelerator Moonshot receives matched-government grant - Link
  • Millions of EVs Are Coming — But Can the US Electric Grid Handle Them? - Link
  • Walgreens, VillageMD on track to open 29 primary care clinics in Texas this year - Link
  • At 16, She Scaled Her VC-Backed Magazine Nationwide. She Ended The Company To Fix Her Mental Health By 20. - Forbes - Link
  • 5 Questions with Ramzy Ismail, Venture Principal of the Techstars Equitech Accelerator - Link
  • Los Angeles Clean Tech Incubator Helps Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions for the 2028 Olympics - Link
  • The We That Didn't Work at WeWork - Link
  • Breaking down the future of venture capital in a post-covid world - Link
  • Silver Lake and GE-backed Service Max unveiled in $ 1.4 billion SPAC deal - Link
  • Austin was 'the biggest winner' of COVID tech migration. What happens to Silicon Valley? - San Francisco Chronicle - Link
  • WhyHotel Announces Partnership With Alpha'a To Bring Locally Sourced Artwork To Pop-Up Hotels - Link
  • Israeli tech sets yet another record, raising $11.9 billion in H1 of 2021 - CTech - Link
  • State Of Venture Q2’21 Report - CB Insights Research - Link
  • Innovation Moves to Middle America - WSJ - Link
  • Social Impact through a Direct Public Offering — ROI for Good AND your Bank Account - by David J. Neff - Link
  • Iris Knobloch Launches $300M SPAC I2PO With François-Henri Pinault – Deadline - Link
  • Second Shot City – A Mythical Mystery Podcast - Link
  • How to Spot High Potential Employees (HiPos) | AustinPeopleWorks - Link
  • The Untapped Talent Source You’re Probably Overlooking - Texas CEO Magazine - Link
  • We need a new hybrid working etiquette | WIRED UK - Link
  • AWS launches new prog to help early-stage startups work with public sector | Business Standard News - Link
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SBIR Road Tour – Seeding America's Future Innovations 2021
National SBIR Week
July 19 - July 23

Austin Funding Recap
Grant Gurtin, Nick Spiller, and Marc Nathan
Monday's 5pm CST [Postponed for July  4th]

Connecting IRL - Founders and Newcomers of Austin
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM CDT
Capital Factory 701 Brazos St Austin, TX 78701

How to Invest in Space
by Houston Angel Network
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM CDT

Six and a Half Lessons from a Tech Lead
Software Product Party
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM CDT
The Cannon West Houston
1334 Brittmoore Rd #1327 · Houston, TX

HAN Summer Social
by Houston Angel Network
Friday, July 23, 2021 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co
2101 Summer Street Houston, TX 77007
SBIR Road Tour – Seeding America's Future Innovations
July 19 - July 23
TiE Austin Monthly Social
Tuesday July 27th , 2021 4:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Zaika Indian Cuisine, 9025,Research Boulevard, Austin, TX

Houston Startup Showcase
Wednesday, July 28th, 2021 at 6:00 PM

Circular Austin Showcase -
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 6–8 p.m.
Ideagen's Acceleration Summit Series - Connecting the Globe by 2030
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at 12:00 AM
Dallas Startup Week
August 1 - August 5

SEAL 2021 Decision Day
Thursday, August 5, 2021 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM CDT
Capital Factory’s Voltron Room 701 Brazos St. Austin, TX

Rice Alliance's 19th Annual Energy Tech Venture Forum
Thursday, September 16th
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Marc Nathan
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