Inside DFW’s Experience Economy: How Virtual Entertainment Is Now Evolving the Real World
The melding of real with virtual turned DFW into a sports-centric ‘eatertainment’ powerhouse. Here's what local powerhouses have to say about the future of the experience economy.
Tech & Startups
Introducing Clapper: A Top-Ranked Dallas-based App That Is TikTok For Adults
With $4 million in funding, founder Edison Chen says Clapper is a place where "the parents of TikTok users can express themselves."
By Will Maddox
How Tech Consulting Leader Curtis Hite Preserves Pieces of History
The chairman and CEO of Improving has collected more than 100,000 coins from around the globe.
North Texas Innovators Share How They Define Innovation
Plus: Insights into how the technology industry is growing in Dallas.
Entrepreneur Patrick Brandt’s Next Big Thing is Grata, an App Built to Deliver Gratitude
The startup alum of Skywire and Shiftsmart aims to make his latest venture, Grata, as ubiquitous as Uber.
DFW Innovators on the Power of Resiliency
When faced with overwhelming challenges, these four North Texas executives refused to give up. Here's how their ingenuity and resolve helped them beat the odds.
Meet the Dallas 500: Dennis Cail
The CEO and co-founder of Zirtue talks about driving financial inclusion, the lack of funding that goes to Black founders, and more.
An A.I. Robot Answers Important Questions About Dallas
OpenAI drops knowledge on Jerry Jones and much more.
By Tim Rogers
Commercial Real Estate
Grandscape at The Colony is Getting a Revolutionary Immersive Entertainment Venue
Called Cosm, the venture is backed by former RealPage CEO Steve Winn. Its new North Texas venue is being designed by Dallas-based HKS.
Joe Walsh is Building a Billion-Dollar SaaS Empire
The chairman and CEO of Thryv Holdings transformed a telephone directory business into a flourishing software-as-a-service enterprise.