Entrepreneurs helping entrepreneurs.
The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (the DEC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit which 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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featuredDEC North Texas Business Pitch Competition 2015
The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) and Comerica Bank are excited to announce a partnership for this year’s $50,000 business pitch contest. Any minority or female owned startup/small business are welcomed to apply. The contest opens July 15th and culminates in November with one final business winner.
education training#WEDallas October
#WEDallas is a new program of The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) to support, encourage, connect and empower women entrepreneurs in North Texas to pursue entrepreneurial activities. For the month of October we’ve developed 5 weeks of programming involving speakers, education, training, showcasing, and providing the key resources necessary for women to start, build, and grow companies.
meetup1 Million Cups Dallas
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 […]